Some of the main types of plastic that are used in construction include: Acrylic. Composites. Expanded polystyrene. ETFE. Polycarbonate. Polyethylene. Polypropylene. Polyvinyl chloride (PVC). The construction industry uses plastic for a wide range of applications because of its versatility, strength-to-weight ratio, durability, corrosion resistance, and so on. Plastic can be manufactured into forms such as; pipes, cables, coverings, panels, films, sheets and so on; and can be formed or expanded to create low-density materials; and be dissolved in solvents or dispersed as emulsions. Some of the main types of plastic that are used in construction include: Acrylic, Composites, Expanded polystyrene, ETFE, Polycarbonate, Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Polyvinyl chloride (PVC), PTFE. Some of these plastics main uses in the construction industry are: Cladding panels, Cables, Pipes and gutters, Windows and doors, Shuttering, Wall linings, Floor covering, Ceiling panels, Roof coverings, Sinks, basins, baths, and showers, Worktops, Insulation materials, Membranes.