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PVC vs. Polyurethane: A Tubing Comparison

May 20, 2021
Compare these two versatile materials when manufactured as flexible tubing and hose.

PVC and polyurethane are thermoplastic materials that can be formed into a variety of shapes, including tubing and reinforced hose. Both materials are useful in numerous applications. But depending on factors like temperatures, chemicals, and outdoor use, one product may perform better than the other in a particular application.   

This white paper examines the benefits, drawbacks, and common uses of PVC and polyurethane as they pertain to plastic tubing and hose.

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