The inner fluoroplastic liner comprises a composite of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene and a fluoroplastic polymer resulting in improved flex life over single component fluoroplastics.
What does PTFE stand for?
PTFE stands for Polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon)
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The fluoropolymer used in most nonstick products, polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), is one of the slipperiest substances known.
The easy-to-use chart for microporous filter materials features a performance characteristics table highlighting pertinent performance criteria for the company's broad range of mixed cellulose ester (MCE), polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF), polyether sulfone (PES), polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) and ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (UPE) membranes.
Teflon and related nonstick materials are made from an ultraslippery compound, polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE).