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EPDM Benefits & Advantages

If this material is right for your environment and application, there are many benefits.

Benefits of EPDM

  • Resistance to UV exposure, ozone, aging, weathering, and many chemicals - great for outdoor applications
  • Stability in high and low temperatures - a general purpose EPDM material can be used in an environment where the temperature range is from -20F to +350F (-29C to 177C).
  • Low electrical conductivity
  • Resistance to steam and water
  • Used in the production of extruded rubber or molded rubber products
  • Properties allow it to be widely used and highly versatile, can be applied successfully in many situations
  • Used in the proper environment, the parts will work well and last long without breaking down, becoming brittle, etc. - saving you money on replacements
  • Less expensive than silicone, with similar properties (where heat below 250 degrees F is present)

Not sure if this is the right material? Learn more about EPDM properties.

Benefits in Action

EPDM Case Study: Switch to Square Tubing Saves Money and Improves Quality

Want to find out if you could benefit from switching to EPDM? Call 1-800-969-6242 or complete our online form to request a quote.