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Industrial PVC/CPVC

PVC is an amorphous thermoplastic material, with a range of continuous use temperatures varying by type (Type I, Type II or CPVC).

Benefits of Industrial PVC/CPVC

<p>Chemical resistance</p>

Chemical resistance

<p>High impact strength/stiffness</p>

High impact strength/stiffness

<p>Easy to fabricate and process</p>

Easy to fabricate and process

<p>Excellent electrical insulation</p>

Excellent electrical insulation

<p>Low flammability rating</p>

Low flammability rating

<p>Smooth surface (Type I)</p>

Smooth surface (Type I)

<p>High heat distortion temperature (CPVC)</p>

High heat distortion temperature (CPVC)

<p>Extremely low moisture absorption (CPVC)</p>

Extremely low moisture absorption (CPVC)

Physical Properties

Units ASTM Test PVC Type I/II CPVC
Tensile strength @ break @ 73°F psi D638 5,970 – 7,370 7,500 – 7,790**
Flexural modulus @ 73°F psi D790 333,000 – 466,000 349,000 – 404,000
Izod impact (notched) ft-lbs/in of notch D256 0.3 – 20 1.5 – 2.5
Deflection Temperature Under Load @ 264 psi °F D648 138 – 170 177 – 235

* Technical Data is provided courtesy of UL Prospector (www.ulprospector.com) and IAPD (www.IAPD.org).

Data is to be considered representative and is provided for guidance only. All product performance must be verified by the user under actual application conditions.