KNOWLEDGE

  • Why TPE material is the ideal material for toothbrush handle?

    The benefits of using TPE material for toothbrush handle is as follows: 1. TPE compound is odorless, environmentally friendly, and meets ROHS, REACH, EP65, FDA standards. 2. The surface is smooth, delicate, non-slip, and non-sticky 3. Excellent processing performance, it can be processed by two-...
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  • What is TPE?

    Thermoplastic elastomers (TPE), sometimes referred to as thermoplastic rubbers, are a class of copolymers or a physical mix of polymers (usually a plastic and a rubber) that consist of materials with both thermoplastic and elastomeric properties. While most elastomers are thermosets, thermoplast...
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  • Difference between TPE and TPR?

    In short, TPEs are a family of rubber like materials that combine the characteristics of rubber with the recyclability and processing advantages of plastics. TPEs includes TPE, TPR, TPV, TPU etc. In China, TPE refers to compounds based on SEBS(Styrene-Ethylene-Butadiene-Styrene), TPR refers to co...
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  • Rubber VS TPE

    Rubber is an organic polymer that needs to be vulcanized to maintain high elasticity within the temperature range (-50 to 150 ). Thermoplastic elastomer TPE,  an environmentally friendly non-toxic polymer material. TPE material combines the high elasticity of rubber with the processing propertie...
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  • What is TPO?

    Thermoplastic olefinic elastomers (TPOs) consist of PP, PE, or other polyolefins as hard segments and rubber components such as ethylene-propylene rubber (EPM, EPDM) as soft segments. TPO is often used in outdoor products such as roofing for all-terrain vehicles, automob...
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  • What is TPV?

    TPV, thermoplastic Vulcanizate, part of the TPE family of polymers but are closest in elastomeric properties to EPDM thermoset rubber, combining the characteristics of vulcanized rubber with the processing properties of thermoplastics. Suzhou Hongshuo TPV has excellent...
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  • Can you customize TPEs?

    A wide variety of customized TPE TPV options are available to you, such as: 1. Different strength, hardness, colors, elasticity, flame retardant, sub-gloss, shine, transparency, wear resistance, 2. Different processes, e.g, injection molding, extrusion, blow molding, lamination. 3. Prefer to a...
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  • FAQs for carpet coating TPE

      Q1: What is the common quantity of TPE per square meter for bath mats? A: Normally 600-1000 grams per square meter  Q2: Our products are with piles 14-35 mm. Is it possible to be coated with TPE? Sure. Length of the pile does not affect TPE back coating.  Q3:  Is...
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  • Why choosing TPE to improve PP performance?

    Hard engineering plastics e.g. PP have many advantages when used in many products, but they are easy to break at low temperatures. We have specially developed the toughening TPE material to solve the problem. This type of TPE material is widely used in plastic mosaic fl...
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  • Is thermoplastic elastomer TPE safe for Toys?

    Thermoplastic elastomer TPE material has passed RoHS, REACH, Prop 65 certification and meets environmental protection requirements. It is an ideal toys material. It can be used in pet toys, children’s and adult toys such as flying discs, luminous balls, etc. The material expansion rate is 1...
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