PVC in leisure products
Key properties for PVC in leisure productsPVC is a very useful material for making leisure products:
Tough and durable
PVC's toughness and durability ensure a long service life.
Safe & non-toxic
PVC is safe & non-toxic.
A more favourable eco-balance
In its lifecycle PVC has been found to have a more favourable eco-balance than competitive materials in many applications
PVC has relatively low energy demand in manufacture which gives environmental benefits compared with some alternative materials.
A very versatile material
PVC is a very versatile material and formulations can be adjusted to give the exact performance and quality requirements for each type of product.
PVC is cost-competitive, allowing good quality, reasonably priced goods to be manufactured.
Perfect for promotions
PVC is suitable for products which need to be mass produced for promotions - such as merchandise launched in tandem with film launches.
A wide range of applicationsLeisure products of many different types are made from PVC or contain PVC, including:
Inflatable beach toys