CPE elastomer properties
Chlorinated polyethylene offers excellent flexibility and resistance to ignition, many chemicals, heat aging, low temperatures, abrasion and weathering. CPE has high filler acceptance and tensile strength, moderate oil resistance and low cost.
Chlorinated polyethylene can be compounded dense or sponge. In final form, it can be rigid or flexible.
Chlorinated polyethylene rubber uses
CPE is used in wire and cable jackets, seals, automotive and industrial hoses and tubes, coated fabrics, molded shapes and extruded profiles.
CPE rubber trade names
CPE rubber suppliers sell it under various trade names including:
- Weiprene™ from Weifang Yasing Chemical (US distribution by Lianda)
- Keliren® from Hangzhou Keli Chemical Co. (US distribution by Alternative Rubber & Plastic)
- Dakren® from Daiso Chemical Co., Ltd
- Elaslen® from Showa Denko
- And others