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PVC - Polyvinyl chloride

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Other material names PVC: PVC-CAW, PVC rigid, PVC-U
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For common applications in the liquid containment arena — ones that just need a dependable blue-collar material — PVC is the way to go. PVC sheet  is a good, economical alternative to higher priced materials. Its weldability and compatibility with Type I PVC pipe saves time and money since the PVC-formed container can be directly welded to the PVC pipe, eliminating flanges or other connectors.

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Typical applications: 
  • Tanks
  • Valve bodies
  • Drip trays
  • Hoods and ducting
  • Instrument housings
  • Pump components
  • Secondary containment
  • Structural components
The material is used in: 
Electrotechnical industry
Automobile industry
Chemical industry
Production of single-purpose machines
  • Performs in applications to 60°C
  • Resists mild acids, alkalis and solvents
  • Has UL94 V-O Flammability Rating
  • Thermoforming performance
  • No moisture absorption
  • Chemical- and corrosion-resistant
Material availability: 
Some sizes are in stock

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