The laser is becoming more and more common in the plastics industry. As labeling tool the laser is considered "state of the art". As cutting tool it is becoming more and more popular. Frequent applications are found in the cutting of car interiors or separation of plastic parts in general.

The newest application is the welding of plastics, which is becoming more and more prevalent not only within the automotive industry but for all plastics applications. Each of these applications need different laser.

One thing all laser applications have in common is the fact that they do not require manual handling, which makes this technique unique. Rather, it is an optical process. For that reason, the optical features of the materials have to be taken into account.

Consequently, users have various Questions.