E It can be used within a temperature range of - 10ºC to + 60ºC. Up to temperatures of + 60ºC rigid PVC is stable against the majority of diluted or concentrated acids. Rigid PVC is inert from a physiological standpoint. The ability for the product to be used in the food sector depends exclusively on the type of its stabilisation. It is a good electrical insulator and absorbs little water; moreover, it is possible to weld and glue it. The semi-finished PVC products are in the form of sheets, pipes, profiles, solid bars, hollow bars, film, connectors and valves for the chemical industry.
The engineering, chemical and electrical industries.
Examples: tanks for industrial plant, extractor cowls, scrubbers, gears, pressurised conduits for water and the chemical industry, discharge and drainage pipes, and general plant for the purification of waste water.