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A Brief Intro to Xylan® Coatings

Xylan® is a brand-name fluoropolymer coating line. Xylan coatings were created by the Whitford Worldwide Company, which specialized in the manufacture of low-friction, wear-resistance coatings for industrial applications and non-stick coatings for consumer products. The company was acquired by PPG Industries, Inc. in 2019. Looking to coat your products with Xylan? The experts at Matrix […]

5 Key Industries That Rely on Teflon Coatings

Teflon™ is the trademarked name of a fluoropolymer resin compound created by DuPont (now known as Chemours), an American chemical company, in 1938. The generic name is polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE). Since its discovery, three other similar resin materials have been developed: fluorinated ethylene propylene (FEP), perfluoroalkoxy (PFA), and ethylene tetrafluoroethylene (ETFE). Each of these four compounds […]