SIC Code 2821 - Plastics Materials, Synthetic Resins, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers

Industry Sector

Manufacturing

Total Companies

1,753

Est. Employment

30,089

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing synthetic resins, plastics materials, and nonvulcanizable elastomers. Important products of this industry include: cellulose plastics materials; phenolic and other tar acid resins; urea and melamine resins; vinyl resins; styrene resins; alkyd resins; acrylic resins; polyethylene resins; polypropylene resins; rosin modified resins; coumarone-indene and petroleum polymer resins; miscellaneous resins, including polyamide resins, silicones, polyisobutylenes, polyesters, polycarbonate resins, acetal resins, and fluorohydrocarbon resins; and casein plastics.

Snapshot

SIC Code 2821 - Plastics Materials, Synthetic Resins, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers is a final level code of the “Manufacturing” Division. There are 1,753 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 30,089 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 2821 - Plastics Materials, Synthetic Resins, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers are:

  • Acetal resins
  • Acetate cellulose (plastics)
  • Acrylic resins
  • Acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene resins
  • Alcohol resins, polyvinyl
  • Alkyd resins
  • Allyl resins
  • Butadiene copolymers, containing less than 50 percent butadiene
  • Carbohydrate plastics
  • Casein plastics
  • Cellulose nitrate resins
  • Cellulose propionate (plastics)
  • Coal tar resins
  • Condensation plastics
  • Coumarone-indene resins
  • Cresol resins
  • Cresol-furfural resins
  • Dicyandiamine resins
  • Diisocyanate resins
  • Elastomers, nonvulcanizable (plastics)
  • Epichlorohydrin bisphenol
  • Epichlorohydrin diphenol
  • Epoxy resins
  • Ester gum
  • Ethyl cellulose plastics
  • Ethylene-vinyl acetate resins
  • Fluorohydrocarbon resins
  • Ion exchange resins
  • Ionomer resins
  • Isobutylene polymers
  • Lignin plastics
  • Melamine resins
  • Methyl acrylate resins
  • Methyl cellulose plastics
  • Methyl methacrylate resins
  • Molding compounds, plastics
  • Nitrocellulose plastics (pyroxylin)
  • Nylon resins
  • Petroleum polymer resins
  • Phenol-furfural resins
  • Phenolic resins
  • Phenoxy resins
  • Phthalic alkyd resins
  • Phthalic anhydride resins
  • Polyacrylonitrile resins
  • Polyamide resins
  • Polycarbonate resins
  • Polyesters
  • Polyethylene resins
  • Polyhexamethylenediamine adipamide resins
  • Polyisobutylenes
  • Polymerization plastics, except fibers
  • Polypropylene resins
  • Polystyrene resins
  • Polyurethane resins
  • Polyvinyl chloride resins
  • Polyvinyl halide resins
  • Polyvinyl resins
  • Protein plastics
  • Pyroxylin
  • Resins, synthetic
  • Rosin modified resins
  • Silicone fluid solution (fluid for sonar transducers)
  • Silicone resins
  • Soybean plastics
  • Styrene resins
  • Styrene-acrylonitrile resins
  • Tar acid resins
  • Urea resins
  • Vinyl resins

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 2821 - Plastics Materials, Synthetic Resins, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers that is a better classification match.

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing fabricated plastics products or plastics film, sheet, rod, non-textile monofilaments and regenerated cellulose products, and vulcanized fiber are classified in SIC Code - 308, whether from purchased resins or from resins produced in the same plant. Establishments primarily engaged in compounding purchased resins are classified in SIC Code - 3087. Establishments primarily manufacturing adhesives are classified in SIC Code - 2891.

Companies

SICCODE.com compiles comprehensive business data and executive contact leads for businesses within SIC Code 2821 - Plastics Materials, Synthetic Resins, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers. Some of the leading and most notable companies are listed below. To order a list of companies within SIC Code 2821 - Plastics Materials, Synthetic Resins, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers for marketing (postal mailing, telemarketing, emailing) or analytics-use, click on the link below to “Buy Business List”. Our data analysts are standing by to assist in your list setup and target marketing.

Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 2821

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 2821 – Plastics Materials, Synthetic Resins, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 282101 Plastics-Raw Mtrls/powder/resin (manufacturers)
  • 282102 Fiber Glass Products (manufacturers)
  • 282103 Plastics (manufacturers)
  • 282104 Polyurethane Products (manufacturers)
  • 282105 Resins (manufacturers)
  • 282107 Acrylic (manufacturers)
  • 282108 Epoxy-Compounds (manufacturers)

7-digit SIC

  • 2821001 Plastics-Raw Materials/powder/resin (manufacturers)
  • 2821001 Plastics, Materials & Resins
  • 2821001 Polyvinyl Butyral Resins
  • 2821002 Plastics Molding Compounds
  • 2821003 Thermoplastic Materials
  • 2821004 Acrylic (manufacturers)
  • 2821005 Vinyl Resins
  • 2821006 Polyurethane Products (manufacturers)
  • 2821007 Polyvinyl Chloride Resins
  • 2821008 Epoxy-Compounds (manufacturers)
  • 2821009 Polystyrene Resins
  • 2821010 Polyethylene Resins
  • 2821011 Thermosetting Materials
  • 2821012 Resins (manufacturers)
  • 2821013 Ester Gum
  • 2821014 Plastics (manufacturers)
  • 2821015 Melamine Resins
  • 2821016 Polyesters
  • 2821017 Fiber Glass Products (manufacturers)
  • 2821018 Polyimides
  • 2821019 Silicone Resins
  • 2821020 Urea Resins
  • 2821021 Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene Resins
  • 2821022 Elastomers-Plastics
  • 2821023 Ethylene Glycol Terephthalic Acid-Mylar
  • 2821024 Nylon Resins
  • 2821025 Polycarbonate Resins
  • 2821026 Polymethyl Methacrylate Resins
  • 2821027 Polypropylene Resins
  • 2821028 Polytetrafluoroethylene Resins-Teflon
  • 2821029 Polyvinylidene Chloride Resins
  • 2821030 Styrene Resins Nec
  • 2821031 Cellulose Derivative Materials
  • 2821032 Cellulose Acetate-Plastics
  • 2821033 Cellulose Nitrate
  • 2821034 Plasticizer & Additive Based Plastic Materials
  • 2821035 Carbohydrate Plastics
  • 2821036 Casein Plastics
  • 2821037 Coal Tar Resins
  • 2821038 Cresol Resins
  • 2821039 Phthalic Anhydride Resins
  • 2821040 Protein Plastics
  • 2821041 Soybean Plastics

8-digit SIC

  • 28210000 Plastics Materials And Resins
  • 28210100 Thermosetting Materials
  • 28210101 Epoxy Resins
  • 28210102 Ester Gum
  • 28210103 Melamine Resins, Melamine-Formaldehyde
  • 28210104 Polyesters
  • 28210105 Polyimides (skybond, Kaplon)
  • 28210106 Polyurethane Resins
  • 28210107 Silicone Resins
  • 28210108 Urea Resins
  • 28210200 Thermoplastic Materials
  • 28210201 Acrylic Resins
  • 28210202 Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene Resins, Abs Resins
  • 28210203 Elastomers, Nonvulcanizable (plastics)
  • 28210204 Ethylene Glycol Terephthalic Acid, Mylar
  • 28210205 Nylon Resins
  • 28210206 Polycarbonate Resins
  • 28210207 Polyethylene Resins
  • 28210208 Polymethyl Methacrylate Resins, Plexiglass
  • 28210210 Polypropylene Resins
  • 28210211 Polystyrene Resins
  • 28210213 Polytetrafluoroethylene Resins, Teflon
  • 28210214 Polyvinyl Butyral Resins
  • 28210215 Polyvinyl Chloride Resins, Pvc
  • 28210216 Polyvinylidene Chloride Resins
  • 28210217 Styrene Resins, Nec
  • 28210219 Vinyl Resins, Nec
  • 28210300 Cellulose Derivative Materials
  • 28210301 Cellulose Acetate (plastics)
  • 28210302 Cellulose Nitrate
  • 28210400 Plasticizer/additive Based Plastic Materials
  • 28210401 Carbohydrate Plastics
  • 28210402 Casein Plastics
  • 28210403 Coal Tar Resins
  • 28210404 Cresol Resins
  • 28210405 Phthalic Anhydride Resins
  • 28210406 Protein Plastics
  • 28210407 Soybean Plastics
  • 28219901 Molding Compounds, Plastics