How do you spell the word Visqueen?
Is polycarbonate safe for food?
Greenhouse Plastic: The term, “greenhouse plastic” is a term to describe polyethylene, copolymer plastic, polyvinyl plastic or polycarbonate plastic that is used to cover the roof and/or sides of a greenhouse. It is a general term since there are several different forms of plastic to cover a greenhouse.
The best plastic greenhouses are a cheaper alternative to greenhouses, but they also have advantages in their own right: Plastic greenhouses come in smaller sizes than glass greenhouses. Plastic greenhouses extend the growing season (especially early sowings) and can increase success with heat loving vegetables.
What MIL is greenhouse plastic?
Plastic sheeting is also referred to as “plastic film, visqueen, poly”. An analogy would to plastic wrap one uses to cover food, only much thicker and it much bigger rolls. Visqueen is a brand of polyethylene plastic sheeting that is usually LDPE.