The building industry is the second largest sector to use plastics, accounting for 20.1% of total European demand.
          Second to manufacturers of packaging, the building industry is a major consumer of plastics. Various types are used in the building industry, including acrylics, polyethylene, polycarbonates, expanded polystyrene, polyvinylchloride, etc. The principal advantage of such employment of plastics in construction is their sustainability, innovation, cost efficiency, facility to be recycled and low maintenance demands.