- Dec 06, 2017 -
What are the advantages and disadvantages of PVC and TPE?
1. PVC Chinese Name: PVC
Cheap, not environmentally friendly
2. TPE (ThemoplasticElastomer)
Full name: thermal (feasible) plastic elastomer
The elastic body is generally low modulus, flexible, at room temperature and external traction can be extended at least 2 times and spring back to the original shape of the material, and TPE/TPR thermoplastic elastomer in addition to the above properties, and general thermoplastic processing methods that can flow in molding; pressure applied under high temperature keep in shape, cooling to room temperature