Polyester is a very durable plastic. It is resistant to most chemicals, stretching and shrinking, wrinkle resistant, mildew and abrasion resistant. Polyester is hydrophobic in nature and quick drying.
Polyester is often used in applications such as:
- Car tire reinforcements.
- Fabrics for conveyor belts.
- Safety belts.
- Coated fabrics.
- Plastic reinforcements with high-energy absorption.