What we do

Plastem stock and supply top quality engineering plastic rods and sheets as well as cut-to-size billets and blocks in materials such as Acetal, Nylon 6, Nylon 66, Glass-filled Nylon, Cast Nylon, Oil-filled Nylon, Arnite PET, OmniaLite, HDPE, UHMWPE, Polycarbonate, PEEK, PEI Ultem, Polypropylene, PTFE, PVC and PVDF.

There is no one more important to us than you, the customer. Our friendly, well trained staff understand the importance of getting the correct material delivered to you on time. Order details and dimensions are thoroughly checked prior to dispatch. You will always get honest answers and never a false promise when it comes to delivery times. We aim to earn your loyalty by providing you with truly outstanding customer service.

Plastem are also leading CNC machinists of excellent quality plastic components. We offer competitive prices, prompt replies to your enquiries and reliable on-time deliveries.


We do not compromise where quality is concerned.

All our rods, sheets and tubes are manufactured in modern ISO certified production units to the highest international standards. Only the very best raw materials are used. Our manufacturer’s laboratories regularly test and evaluate production quality standards. Acetal and nylon rods and sheets have batch numbers printed on them. Our plastics are annealed (stress relieved) before leaving the factory. Many of our products are FDA and NSF compliant for use in contact with food and potable water.

Machined Components

Plastem (Pty) Ltd is part of the Omnia Plastica group (est 1950) who have been machining plastics for over 40 years. We offer precision components machined from the large range of top quality rods and sheets stocked in our warehouse.

On-time delivery is of the utmost importance to us as we are totally committed to customer satisfaction and long-term relationships. Plastem offer you top quality precision machined components, delivered to you on time.