Fluoroelastomers Handbook - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780323394802, 9780323396189

Fluoroelastomers Handbook

2nd Edition

The Definitive User's Guide

Authors: Jiri George Drobny
eBook ISBN: 9780323396189
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323394802
Imprint: William Andrew
Published Date: 17th May 2016
Page Count: 584
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Table of Contents

  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Part I: Fluoroelastomers Overview
    • 1. Fundamentals
      • Abstract
      • 1.1 Introduction
      • 1.2 Scope: Fluorocarbon Elastomers
      • 1.3 Nature of Fluoroelastomers
      • 1.4 Fundamental Properties
      • 1.5 Developmental History: Compositions, Cure Technology
      • 1.6 Major Uses of Fluoroelastomers
      • 1.7 Producers of Fluoroelastomers
      • References
    • 2. Market and Consumption Statistics and Future Trends
      • Abstract
      • 2.1 Introduction
      • 2.2 Consumption, Demand, and Trends
      • References
    • 3. Fluoroelastomer Composition and Properties
      • Abstract
      • 3.1 Major Families of Fluorocarbon Elastomers
      • 3.2 VDF/HFP/TFE Elastomers
      • 3.3 VDF/PMVE/TFE Elastomers
      • 3.4 TFE/PMVE Perfluoroelastomers
      • 3.5 TFE/P Elastomers
      • 3.6 E/TFE/PMVE Elastomers
      • References
  • Part II: Fluoroelastomers Technology
    • 4. Fluoroelastomer Monomers
      • Abstract
      • 4.1 Introduction
      • 4.2 Vinylidene Fluoride
      • 4.3 Tetrafluoroethylene
      • 4.4 Hexafluoropropylene
      • 4.5 Perfluoro(methyl vinyl ether)
      • 4.6 Olefins: Ethylene and Propylene
      • 4.7 Cure-Site Monomers
      • 4.8 Safety Aspects of Monomer Handling
      • References
    • 5. Production of Fluoroelastomers
      • Abstract
      • 5.1 Introduction
      • 5.2 General Process Description
      • 5.3 Free Radical Copolymerization
      • 5.4 Emulsion Polymerization
      • 5.5 Suspension Polymerization
      • 5.6 Process Conditions and Polymer Characteristics
      • 5.7 Monomer Recovery
      • 5.8 Isolation
      • 5.9 Process Safety
      • 5.10 Commercial Process Descriptions
      • References
    • 6. Cure Systems for Fluoroelastomers
      • Abstract
      • 6.1 Introduction
      • 6.2 VDF/HFP/TFE Copolymers: Diamine, Bisphenol, and Peroxide
      • 6.3 VDF/PMVE/TFE Elastomers: Peroxide (Bisphenol)
      • 6.4 Perfluoroelastomers—Various Systems
      • 6.5 TFE/Propylene Elastomers: Peroxide, Bisphenol
      • 6.6 Ethylene/TFE/PMVE Elastomers: Peroxide, Bisphenol
      • 6.7 Cross-Linking by Ionizing Radiation
      • References
    • 7. Processing of Fluoroelastomers
      • Abstract
      • 7.1 Introduction
      • 7.2 Compounding
      • 7.3 Mixing
      • 7.4 Extrusion
      • 7.5 Calandering
      • 7.6 Curing
      • 7.7 Molding
      • 7.8 Other Processing Methods
      • References
  • Part III: Environmental Resistance and Applications of Fluoroelastomers
    • 8. Fluid Resistance of VDF-Containing Fluoroelastomers
      • Abstract
      • 8.1 Introduction
      • 8.2 Fluid Resistance Data
      • 8.3 Discussion of Results
      • 8.4 Fluid Service Recommendations
      • References
    • 9. Fluid and Heat Resistance of Perfluoroelastomers
      • Abstract
      • 9.1 Introduction
      • 9.2 Fluid Resistance Data
      • 9.3 Heat Resistance Data
      • 9.4 Resistance to Special Environment
      • 9.5 Major Applications
      • References
    • 10. Fluid Resistance of TFE–Olefin Fluoroelastomers
      • Abstract
      • 10.1 Introduction
      • 10.2 Fluid Resistance of TFE/Propylene Elastomers
      • 10.3 Fluid Resistance of ETP Elastomers
      • References
  • Part IV: Fluoroelastomer Applications and Compounds
    • 11. Fluoroelastomer Applications
      • Abstract
      • 11.1 Introduction
      • 11.2 Major End Uses
      • 11.3 Fabrication Methods
      • Further Reading
    • 12. Compounds for O-Rings and Molded Goods
      • Abstract
      • 12.1 Compounds or O-Rings
      • 12.2 VDF/HFP/TFE Compounds
      • 12.3 VDF/PMVE/TFE Compounds
      • 12.4 Seal Design Considerations
      • 12.5 Additional Fluoroelastomer Molding Compounds
      • References
    • 13. Compounds for Automotive Fuel Systems
      • Abstract
      • 13.1 Introduction
      • 13.2 Fuel Line Veneer
      • 13.3 Fuel Tank Components
      • 13.4 Fuel Injector Seals
      • 13.5 Development Trends
      • References
    • 14. Compounds for Automotive Power Train Systems
      • Abstract
      • 14.1 Introduction
      • 14.2 Oil-Seal Requirements
      • 14.3 Compounds for Oil Seals
      • 14.4 Compounds for Transmission Seals
      • References
    • 15. Compounds for Power Plant Service
      • Abstract
      • 15.1 Introduction
      • 15.2 Flue Duct Expansion Joints
      • 15.3 High-Fluorine Terpolymers
      • References
    • 16. Other Fluoroelastomer Applications and Processing
      • Abstract
      • 16.1 Introduction
      • 16.2 Latex and Coatings
      • 16.3 Thermoplastic Processing and Fluorinated Thermoplastic Elastomers
      • 16.4 Fluoroelastomer Caulks
      • 16.5 Processing Aids for Hydrocarbon Plastics
      • References
    • 17. Fluoroelastomer Safety and Disposal, Sustainability
      • Abstract
      • 17.1 Introduction
      • 17.2 Safety in Production
      • 17.3 Safety in Applications
      • 17.4 Disposal
      • 17.5 Sustainability
      • References
    • 18. New Developments and Current Trends
      • Abstract
      • 18.1 Introduction
      • 18.2 New Developments in Chemistry and Processing
      • 18.3 New Products
      • 18.4 Other Developments
      • 18.5 C8 Issues
      • References
  • Appendix 1. PDL Resistance Ratings
  • Appendix 2. Examples of FKM-Based Compounds
  • Appendix 3. Acronyms and Abbreviations
  • Bibliography
    • Fluoropolymers
    • Elastomer & Rubber Science and Technology
  • Glossary
    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
    • E
    • F
    • G
    • H
    • I
    • J
    • L
    • M
    • N
    • O
    • P
    • Q
    • R
    • S
    • T
    • U
    • V
    • W
    • Y
  • Index

Description

Fluoroelastomers Handbook: The Definitive User's Guide, Second Edition is a comprehensive reference on fluoroelastomer chemistry, processing technology, and applications. It is a must-have reference for materials scientists and engineers in the automotive, aerospace, chemical, chemical process, and power generation industries.

Covering both physical and mechanical properties of fluoroelastomers, it is useful in addressing daily challenges in the use of these materials, as well as the challenges posed in long-term research and development programs.

Since the publication of the previous edition in 2005, many new findings and developments in chemistry, technology, and applications of fluoroelastomers have taken place. This is the only book with updated information on the manufacturing process, cross-linking chemistry and the formulation of compounds, as well as mixing, processing, and curing methods.

A fully revised chapter is included on applications and examples of fluoroelastomer compounds. Safety, hygiene, and disposal standards and guidelines have been updated, and a new chapter has been added to discuss new developments and current trends, helping engineers and materials scientists stay ahead of the curve.

Key Features

  • Presents the only definitive reference work on fluoroelastomer chemistry, processing technology, and applications
  • Helps engineers and materials scientists with the day-to-day challenges of using fluoroelastomers, as well as long-term research and development programs
  • Includes fully updated chapters on the chemistry, manufacture, and processing of fluoroelastomers, as well as information on properties, applications, disposal, and safety issues

Readership

Materials scientists and engineers, chemical engineers, mechanical engineers, machine and automotive designers, polymer scientists and engineers, advanced students of polymer science and engineering, advanced students of  materials science, scientists and engineers working in automotive, aerospace and power generating industries


Details

No. of pages:
584
Language:
English
Copyright:
© William Andrew 2016
Published:
Imprint:
William Andrew
eBook ISBN:
9780323396189
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323394802

About the Authors

Jiri George Drobny Author

Jiri G. Drobny is President of Drobny Polymer Associates, and former Adjunct Faculty of Plastics Engineering at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell. Drobny is an active educator, lecturer, writer, and internationally known consultant. His career spans more than 40 years in the rubber and plastic processing industry, mainly in research and development with senior and executive responsibilities.

Affiliations and Expertise

Drobny Polymer Associates, Inc.