A plastic is a polymeric material that is in a semi-liquid state, having the property of plasticity and exhibiting flow. Plastic Machinery is the general term for all types of machinery and devices used in the plastics processing industry.



Natural rubber is a latex material, originally from the Para rubber tree. Natural rubber is used extensively in many applications and products, either alone or in combination with other materials.



A coating is a covering that is applied to the surface of an object, usually referred to as the substrate. Paints and lacquers are coatings that mostly have dual uses of protecting the substrate and being decorative, although some artists paints are only for decoration, and the paint on large industrial pipes is presumably only for the function of preventing corrosion.



Ink is a liquid or paste that contains pigments or dyes and is used to color a surface to produce an image, text, or design. Ink is used for drawing or writing with a pen, brush, or quill.Water based ink is a special type of decorative ink that literally soaks into the fabric instead of sitting on top of it, as plastisol does. It is generally used on lighter colored garments and allows for a bright print that has a “pop” factor.



A textile is a flexible woven material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres often referred to as thread or yarn. Textiles have an assortment of uses, the most common of which are for clothing and for containers such as bags and baskets.