High-performance, semi-finished plastic materials from trusted brands, via a large, full-service branch network. The company's extensive portfolio also includes composite processing aids for the manufacturing of composite materials. More than 70 branch locations across North and Latin America.

9930 Kincey Ave., 3rd Flr.
Huntersville, NC 28078 US



As Seen In CompositesWorld

TPs for radiation shielding
GE Plastics (Pittsfield, Mass.) has launched LNP Thermocomp, a new line of thermoplastic materials with high specific gravity, intended to replace lead in many health care applications that call for radiation shielding. Medical equipment and devices that produce X-rays and gamma rays must be shielded to protect

Reinforced Thermoplastics: LFRT/GMT Roundup
Recent advancements in these reinforced thermoplastic technologies are expanding their performance, enabling new applications.

Long-fiber compounds
GE Plastics (Exton, Pa.) has introduced LNP Verton Xtreme long-glass-fiber compounds, a new product platform designed to address the drawbacks of dry-blending colorants, flame retardants, additives and other modifiers in conventional long-fiber compounds. The company’s new compounds offer a one-pellet solution for

Reinforced Thermoplastics: LFRT vs. GMT
As the suppliers of long fiber-reinforced thermoplastics and glass-mat thermoplastics battle for market supremacy, the winner is … the composites OEM.

Product Categories of Polymershapes

  • Matrix resins, thermoplastic
    • Acetal
    • Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS)
    • Nylon (polyamide)
    • Polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)
    • Polycarbonate
    • Polyester (PET)
    • Polyetherimide
    • Polyethersulfone
    • Polyethylene
    • Polyethylene terephthalate (PET)
    • Polyimide
    • Polypropylene
    • Polystyrene
    • Other thermoplastics
  • Adhesives
    • Other
      • Other, Solvent-based
Tools/tooling materials
  • Tooling equipment, materials and supplies
    • Expendable materials
    • Flexible mold materials
    • Release films
    • Release films, for prepreg
    • Release films, for vacuum bagging
Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • Abrasive tools
  • Supplies
    • Bleeder cloths
    • Carrier films
    • Film and sheet
    • Hoses, pressure
    • Hoses, vacuum
    • Sealing tapes and materials
    • Shrink film
    • Shrink tapes
    • Other supplies
    • Vacuum bags/bagging materials
      • Vacuum bagging materials, for >600 F
      • Vacuum bagging materials, nylon
      • Vacuum bagging materials, polymide
      • Vacuum bagging materials, reusable
      • Vacuum bagging materials, silicone
      • Vacuum bagging materials, other
Fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Adhesive bonding
    • Compression molding
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
    • Pressure forming
    • Vacuum forming
  • Thermoset materials
    • Adhesive bonding
    • Compression molding
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
    • Pressure forming
    • Vacuum forming
Composite Structures & Components
  • Laminate sheets, solid
  • Profiles
  • Rods
  • Tubes
  • Other composite structures