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A Guide to understanding Additives for PVC Wires & Cables

Table of Contents: What are Additives for PVC Processing? Stabilizers Lubricants Plasticizers Antioxidants Fillers Pigments Flame Retardants Conclusion FAQs Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is an essential component in wires and cables manufacturing. The PVC coating on wires and cables provides crucial insulation, which is vital for safety and durability of wires & cables. PVC’s inability to...

Exploring the Environmental Benefits of Lead-Free Stabilizers in PVC Manufacturing

Table of Contents Impact of lead on the environment Shift from lead-based to lead-free stabilizers Environmental Benefits of Lead-Free Stabilizers Conclusion FAQs PVC is the material of choice for numerous PVC Applications. PVC stabilizers enable the PVC compound to endure high temperature processing. These additives are usually lead-based because lead compounds are cost-effective compared to...

Calcium/Zinc Based One Pack Stabilizer | Uses & Applications

Calcium/Zinc-based stabilizers are a new generation of PVC stabilizers that have gained popularity in PVC applications. These non-toxic stabilizers are preferred over traditional lead-based stabilizers due to their lower toxicity and environmental impact.  Additionally, they are cost-effective, eco-friendly stabilizers that comply with strict regulatory standards, making them a top choice for manufacturers and consumers alike. ...

An Overview of Metallic Stearates for PVC Applications

Have you ever wondered what makes your plastic pipes so smooth and your window profiles so lustrous? It isn’t a magic trick – it’s the influence of metallic stearates.  These additives play a crucial role in keeping the PVC world running seamlessly, contributing to the polished finish, consistency and overall quality of various products. So,...

Sustainability and Eco-Friendly Stabilizers in PVC Pipe Manufacturing

Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is arguably one of the most versatile polymers for piping applications. However, traditional PVC compounding often involves the use of toxic stabilizers, which pose environmental and health risks. Sustainable eco-friendly additives have been critical considerations in various industries, including PVC processing At Rewa Stabilizers & Lubricants Pvt. Ltd, we believe in a...

What are Internal and External Lubricants for PVC Applications?

In PVC processing, the role of lubricants as an additive is indispensable. Lubricants internally improve the flow characteristics of the PVC melt during processing and externally reduce friction between the PVC melt and the metal surfaces of the processing equipment. This summarizes the two kinds of lubricants that we encounter for PVC applications: Internal and...

What are Lead-Free One Pack Stabilizers for PVC Applications?

Did you know that the demand for decades-old lead-based stabilizers has decreased? With the future moving towards climate-smart living, the PVC market is now diverted to a greener product: Lead-Free One Pack Stabilizer. This article aims to provide a more in-depth understanding of Lead-Free Stabilizers and explore the benefit of using Lead-Free One Pack Stabilizers...

What are Stabilizers? Its Importance in PVC Applications

PVC is one of the most versatile and widely used plastics in a variety of industries, including electrical, consumer goods industries, construction and automotive applications such as profiles, pipes, windows, flooring, roofing, and more. PVC enables the manufacturing of contemporary products with extraordinary results by making major contributions to quality, durability, and cost-effectiveness. However, PVC...