Sports & Outdoors

From football and skiing to the Tour de France, plastics play a role in almost every sport imaginable. Check out recent innovations in plastic sports equipment, and see how plastic sports gear is helping to keep athletes safe.

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Plastics Help Modernize Winter Sports

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    Plastics Take the Lead in Sports Safety and Performance When you think about any modern sport, chances are pretty good that plastic gear is involved… gear that not only helps protect against impacts but also that helps drive athletic performance. See How Plastics Help Protect Top Athletes
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    Wearable Airbags: The Next Frontier in Sports Safety Gear Safety gear is essential whether you're gearing up for a motorcycle ride or setting out for the ski slopes. Some sports gear manufacturers are taking safety to the next level: wearable plastic airbags that deploy during a fall or crash. Learn More