According to MedlinePlus, polyethylene glycol is used for the treatment of occasional constipation. This type of drug is categorized under a group of medications called osmotic laxatives. Because polyethylene glycol caus... More » Business & Finance Industries Manufacturing

Polyethylene glycol is an polymer of ethylene glycol that is generally considered to have minimal toxicity both by ingestion and dermal absorption, according to The MAK Collection for Occupational Health and Safety. It i... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Cleaning Products

Harmful effects of polyethylene glycol include severe allergic reactions, such as chest tightness, breathing difficulty, hives, and itching or rash, according to Other serious side effects include facial, lip,... More » Health Medications & Vitamins Side Effects

Doctors typically recommend polyethylene glycol 3350 to relieve occasional constipation, notes MedlinePlus. Polyethylene glycol 3350 increases the amount of water in the stool, leading to softer bowel movements that pass... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

GlycoLax and MiraLax are over-the-counter laxatives containing polyethylene glycol 3350 that are used to treat irregular bowel movements or occasional constipation, according to Doctors prescribe Colyte, Colyt... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Translucent bags are made from cellophane, polypropylene and more commonly, polyethylene plastic resin. Cellophane, which is regenerated cellulose, has low permeability to water, air, oils and bacteria. Polypropylene is ... More » Business & Finance Industries Manufacturing

PEVA is an acronym for polyethylene vinyl acetate. It is a non-chlorinated type of vinyl. This material is a common substitute for similar products on the market. More » Business & Finance Industries Manufacturing