What does ABS stand for?
ABS is an acronym for Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene, a copolymer thermoplastic manufactured from the polymerization of Styrene and Acrylonitrile in the presence of Polybutadiene.
What is ABSâ€™s plastic number?
ABS does not have its own plastic number. Products made with ABS use recycling number 7, which represent â€œotherâ€ plastic types.
You may find ABS products marked with a recycling symbol and â€œABSâ€ written inside or beneath it.