Polyvinylidenechloride ( PVDC ) - Properties and Applications - Supplier Data by Goodfellow

Material: Polyvinylidenechloride ( PVDC ) - Properties and Applications - Supplier Data by Goodfellow
Composition: (CH2-C-Cl)n
Property Minimum Value (S.I.) Maximum Value (S.I.) Units (S.I.) Minimum Value (Imp.) Maximum Value (Imp.) Units (Imp.)
Atomic Volume (average) 0.006 0.007 m3/kmol 366.142 427.166 in3/kmol
Density 1.63 1.72 Mg/m3 101.758 107.376 lb/ft3
Energy Content 100 120 MJ/kg 10833.9 13000.6 kcal/lb
Bulk Modulus 1.114 1.169 GPa 0.161572 0.169549 106 psi
Compressive Strength 13.8 18.6 MPa 2.00152 2.6977 ksi
Ductility 1.6 2.4 1.6 2.4 NULL
Elastic Limit 19.3 26.2 MPa 2.79923 3.79999 ksi
Endurance Limit 9.64 13.8 MPa 1.39816 2.00152 ksi
Fracture Toughness 0.6886 2.066 MPa.m1/2 0.626658 1.88016 ksi.in1/2
Hardness 58 79 MPa 8.41219 11.458 ksi
Loss Coefficient 0.0725 0.1159 0.0725 0.1159 NULL
Modulus of Rupture 29 42.7 MPa 4.20609 6.19311 ksi
Poisson's Ratio 0.4276 0.4449 0.4276 0.4449 NULL
Shear Modulus 0.1201 0.1922 GPa 0.017419 0.0278762 106 psi
Tensile Strength 24.1 110 MPa 3.49541 15.9542 ksi
Young's Modulus 0.345 0.552 GPa 0.050038 0.0800608 106 psi
Glass Temperature 253 263 K -4.27 13.73 °F
Latent Heat of Fusion kJ/kg BTU/lb
Maximum Service Temperature 338 374 K 148.73 213.53 °F
Melting Point 436 454 K 325.13 357.53 °F
Minimum Service Temperature 150 200 K -189.67 -99.67 °F
Specific Heat 1210 1259 J/kg.K 0.936368 0.974287 BTU/lb.F
Thermal Conductivity 0.121 0.131 W/m.K 0.226516 0.245236 BTU.ft/h.ft2.F
Thermal Expansion 334.8 349.2 10-6/K 602.64 628.56 10-6/°F
Breakdown Potential 15.7 23.6 MV/m 398.78 599.44 V/mil
Dielectric Constant 3.5 4.5 3.5 4.5 NULL
Resistivity 1e+020 1e+022 10-8 ohm.m 1e+020 1e+022 10-8 ohm.m
Environmental Properties
  Resistance Factors
1=Poor 5=Excellent
Flammability 5
Fresh Water 5
Organic Solvents 3
Oxidation at 500C 1
Sea Water 5
Strong Acid 4
Strong Alkalis 3
UV 5
Wear 3
Weak Acid 5
Weak Alkalis 5