Maximum Operating temperature of common plastics, coatings and elastomers

Asked by belmoreno 6 years, 5 months ago | 1 Answers

Can someone specify Maximum allowable temperature for HDPE material?

1 Answer

keler01 6 years, 5 months ago

Below table lists the maximum operating temperature of the common plastics. 

Material Maximum Operating Temperature, F (C)
Polyethylene (PE) 180 (80)
High Density PE 194 (90)
Ultrahigh Molecular weight PE (UHMWPE) 200 (93)
Polypropylene (PP) 250 (150)
Polyvinyl Chloride 150 (66)
Chlorinated PVC (CPVC) 212 (100)
Polytetrafluorethylene (PTFE) 525 (275)



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