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  • n. Any of many chemically and thermally stable polymers that are fluorine derivatives


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  • The white dome had been constructed of polytetrafluoroethylene, a synthetic fluoropolymer that was lighter than the air trapped inside the dome.

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  • Teflon is a registered trademark of DuPont for its brand of fluoropolymer resins, coatings, films, surface and fabric protectors.

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  • Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) is a fluoropolymer discovered by Roy J. Plunkett (1910–1994) of DuPont in 1938.

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  • The collector essentially consists of a rather large box type solar cooker into which the solar radiation impinging on a reflecting funnel made of 8 flat mirrors is directed at 3.5 fold intensity; passing through 3 sheets of fluoropolymer foil, the incident energy heats up a set of selectively coated iron slabs.

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  • For example, we saw tremendous demand for our fluoropolymer materials in cabling and electronics, as well as industrial chemicals like cyanide for precious metal mining.

  • DuPont produces more than 100 products used in every major vehicle system of a vehicle as well as a number of additional products for batteries, which can include fluoropolymer binder technology to hold together electrode materials; DuPont ™ Kapton® tape and insulators in battery "jelly rolls," to hold the layers together throughout production; DuPont ™ Kalrez® elastomers to seal batteries and filling equipment; performance polymers such as DuPont ™

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  • It uses an advanced non-fluoropolymer material that provides a chemically resistant and more hydrophilic alternative to all-fluoropolymer filters.

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  • These combined attributes make Prolite a viable and reasonably priced alternative to fluoropolymer tubing in many applications.

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  • Novec EGC-2702 is a fluoropolymer dissolved in Novec 7200 hydrofluorether (HFE), developed by 3M.

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  • The Crimp-Tite ™ process eliminates welding & associated costs and achieves faster production with consistent results, delivering a premium-grade hose solution at considerable cost savings compared to using non-metallic or fluoropolymer plastic products. - Articles related to AFRICA: Plugging the technology gap with help from India


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