Although Fluon®ETFE is slightly inferior in terms of chemical resistance, heat resistance, and electrical properties compared to PTFE or PFA, it is a very well balanced fluoropolymer compared to other thermoplastic fluoropolymer such as PVdF or ECTFE . See the chart below.
Fluon®ETFE is suitable for use with so many kinds of chemicals.
(Contents of this matrix can be influenced by temperature or pressure, so please contact us directry if more detailed information is required.)
Suitable Applicable Caution Not applicable
|Base||not available for alkalis or amines||appearance of crack|
|Organic solvents||not available for polar solvents||appearance of swell|
|Gas barrier property|
Fluon®ETFE has excellent mecanical strength compared to other fluoropolymers.