Here at Polyflon Technology we often help customers in their material selection for their next project. In this selection process the value of Fluoropolymers is frequently acknowledged, and the unique benefits that they can bring to customer’s specific applications are explored.
With our customers ranging across multiple industries, including Pharmaceutical, Semi-Conductors, CPI and Food & Beverage, it is clear that fluoropolymer materials are the perfect solution for many different applications.
In this article we discuss what Fluoropolymers are, why they are so special and the top 5 reasons why they can make such a significant impact on your next application.
What is a Fluoropolymer?
Fluoropolymers (or Fluoroplastics) are a group of high performance polymers consisting of carbon and fluorine. These fluoropolymer materials can make a considerable difference to the quality of your manufactured products and also reduce costs for a wide range of applications. In comparison to non-fluorinated plastics, Fluoropolymers offer many properties that simply cannot be beaten.
5 Unique Characteristics of Fluoropolymers
1. Fluoropolymers Have Universal Chemical Compatibility