PLA is the most commonly used 3D printing material, It is a Degradable material, PLA comes in the category of Thermoplastics polymer. its chemical formula is (C3H4O2)n, The monomer is typically made from fermented plant starch such as corn, cassava, sugarcane, or sugar pulp.
PLA physical properties
|printing temperature||190 – 210 °C|
|Heat Distortion||56 °C|
|Elongation at break||8%|
|Izod Impact||4 KJ·m−3|