What is PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride)?

PVC, or Polyvinyl Chloride, is a synthetic polymer made from the vinyl chloride monomer. It’s a versatile thermoplastic material known for its durability, chemical resistance, and affordability. All of these characteristics make it useful across industries ranging from construction to manufacturing to medical. This guide from Essentra Components is designed to help you understand Polyvinyl Chloride, covering:

• What is PVC used for?
• Polyvinyl Chloride properties
• What is PVC material made of?
• What are the different types of PVC?
• What are the advantages of Polyvinyl Chloride?

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