Application area: Allmän industri Livsmedelsindustri


General facts

Polyvinylidene fluoride

Shortening: PVDF

Color: Milk white

Common uses: Electrical applications in aircraft, robots, electrical machines, gaskets, electrical insulation materials, etc.

Benefits

  • High chemical resistance.
  • High temperature resistance approx. + 150 ° C.
  • Not attacked by acids, bases and most organic solvents.
  • Not degraded by UV radiation.
  • Not attacked by microorganisms.
  • Good electrical and dielectric properties.
  • Very low water absorption.

Restrictions

  • Poor creep resistance.
  • High density relative to other plastics.
  • Attacked by molten alkali metals, fluorine gas, oxygen difluoride and chlorine trifluoride.
  • Low abrasion resistance.
  • Limited load capacity.