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They form cross links when heated so they can't be remelted only burnt.
Therefore they are hard to recycle them because they can't be melted down and reshaped.
Thermoplastics:
They do not form cross links when heated so can be remelted.
Therefore can be recycled.
New + useful polymers:
Smart polymers can change in response to a change in its surroundings. ie. Temp, light, ect...…read more

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