PVC – Flexible Vinyl (Polyvinylchloride Flexible)

Polyvinylchloride (PVC) is one of the most commonly used polymers used in the film industry. This versatile and cost-effective thermoplastic can be either rigid or flexible.

Flexible vinyl film, or plasticized PVC, is known to have good barrier properties but allows oxygen to permeate through.

Markets / Industries: Transportation, Medical, Graphics / Print, Security Credentials / ID Cards, Point of Purchase, Food and Beverage

 

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Product Description

PVC (polyvinylchloride) is one of the most commonly used polymers used in the film industry. It is mostly known for being versatile and cost-efficient with strong inter-molecular interactions.

Flexible vinyl film, or plasticized PVC, is known to have good barrier properties, but allows oxygen to permeate through. Its material properties make this plastic film suitable for the Food and Beverage industry, among other industries that require Packaging.

Common PVC – Flexible Vinyl Properties

  • Versatile
  • Cost-efficient
  • Thermoformable
  • Good dimensional stability
  • Excellent impact strength (puncture resistant)
  • Good cling
  • Optical clarity
  • Good melting point
  • Lower chemical resistance
  • Lower tensile strength

Common PVC – Flexible Vinyl Applications

  • Stationary products
  • Office products
  • Pool liners
  • Graphic films
  • Furniture coverings
  • Decorative films
  • Wallcovering materials
  • Cable & wire insulation
  • Automotive interiors
  • Fabric / film laminates

PolymerFilms is proud to offer PVC – Flexible Vinyl from industry-leading manufacturers, such as Nan Ya Plastics™, in a variety of gauges and sizes.

Our in-house conversion capabilities allow us to provide a multitude of film converting services that produce superior results!

We look forward to assisting you with your PVC – Flexible Vinyl needs, or any plastic film material products which are associated with our vast inventory.

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