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Guide To The Safe Handling of Fluoropolymer Resins, 5th Ed.
This Guide was developed by the Fluoropolymers Division of The Plastics Industry Association, and is intended to provide information on general guidelines for safe handling of fluoropolymer resins in processing. The guidelines provided are based on the collective experience of members of the industry, but are not intended to be either exhaustive or inclusive of all pertinent requirements. The information provided in this guide is offered in good faith and believed to be reliable, but is made WITHOUT WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY OTHER MATTER. The guidelines provided and the examples included are not intended to be directed to any particular product, nor are they claimed to satisfy all current legal requirements related to control of processing operations. Following the Guide does not guarantee compliance with any regulation nor safe operation of processing facilities. Users are cautioned that the information upon which this guide is based is subject to change that may invalidate any or all of the comments contained herein.
The Guide is not intended to provide specific advice, legal or otherwise, on particular products or processes. In designing and operating processing lines, users of the Guide should consult with their own legal and technical advisors, their suppliers, and other appropriate sources (including but not limited to product or package labels, technical bulletins, or sales literature) which contain information about known and reasonably foreseeable health and safety risks of their proprietary products and processes. Plastics Industry Association, its members and contributors do not assume any responsibility for the user's compliance with any applicable laws and regulations, nor for any persons relying on the information contained in this Guide.
The PLASTICS INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION, does not endorse the proprietary products or processes of any manufacturer or user of fluoropolymer resins or products. All information about an individual manufacturer's products contained herein has been provided by those manufacturers who are solely responsible for the accuracy and completeness of the data.
Date of publication: May 2019
Format: PDF download file, 76 pages.
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