Fluoropolymers
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  • What is a fluoropolymer?

    Fluoropolymers are a distinct subset of fluorinated polymers. They are polymers with fluorine atoms directly attached to their carbon-only backbone. With their unique physico-chemical properties, these specialty plastics are virtually chemically inert, non-wetting, non-stick, and highly resistant to temperature, fire and weather. Irreplaceable in many applications, their unique properties cannot be guaranteed by other polymers.

  • Where are fluoropolymers used?

    Fluoropolymers are unique chemical substances used across numerous technologies, industrial processes and everyday applications from the aviation industry to transportation, medical devices and energy production and technical apparel.

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INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHT: FLUOROPOLYMERS AND SPACECRAFT

Fluoropolymers offer the necessary resistance and durability to withstand the immense pressures bearing down on spacecrafts.

Fluoropolymers and Energy Storage

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Fluoropolymers Product Group Newsletter

In this special edition of the monthly newsletter, we discuss the OECD PLC criteria.

Fluoropolymers Product Group Newsletter

In this edition of the monthly newsletter, we investigate the role that fluoropolymers play in of the most important means of transport for goods, cargo ships, and how they can help reducing the operational and environmental costs of the shipping industry.

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