Can ACRYLITE® acrylic sheet be used in greenhouse glazing?

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Can ACRYLITE® acrylic sheet be used in greenhouse glazing?

Transmission characteristics of colorless ACRYLITE® cast (GP) and ACRYLITE® extruded (FF) acrylic sheet are equal or superior to those of ordinary window glass. Colorless ACRYLITE® cast (GP) or ACRYLITE® extruded (FF) sheet can be used for greenhouse glazing since plants will grow as well under these materials as they would under glass.

ACRYLITE® cast (GP) and ACRYLITE® extruded (FF) sheets are opaque to long wave radiation above 2200 nanometers. Long wave radiation is emitted by the mass, such as soil or concrete, inside a greenhouse. This opacity creates the “greenhouse” or heat-trapping, effect.

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