Northeast Plastics

High Impact Polystyrene

Please call 215-637-2221 for price and availability.



up to 125"


up to 54"
Thickness: .02"-.187"

For additional sizing, cut to size, machined parts, and 3 dimensional fabrication call today for a quote.

Product Overview

HIPS- Commodity Thermoplastic

Features and Benefits:

  • Impact Resistant: Higher impact resistance than traditional polystyrene.
  • Printable: Can be printed on to create durable and long lasting signs and graphics.
  • Formable: Easy to machine, cut, and form into almost any shape.
  • Low Moisture Absorption: Performs consistently even in humid conditions, keeping its integrity intact.
  • Food Safe: FDA compliant for food processing.


  • Electronics: Its strength and thermoformability makes HIPS common for electronics housings.
  • Packaging: lightweight and cost effectivene makes HIPS is an excelent choice for packaging.
  • Displays: Durable and Printable, HIPS is commonly used for POP displays and more.
  • Food & Beverage: FDA approved for processing and handling.


At Northeast Plastics, we offer a variety of Hips grades, each designed to meet specific industrial needs. 

Ready to upgrade your materials? Contact Northeast Plastics today to learn more about our HIPS offerings and how they can benefit your projects!