Plasticized Polyvinyl chloride, plasticized (PPVC)

Alternative and trade names
Inovyn™, Vestolit, Vinnolit


Better tensile strength and flammability but lower elongation at brake compared to PVC. It also has lower temperature impact strength comparing to PVC.



Density ρ

1.16 - 1.35 g/cm³ at 20 °C


Elongation A

170 - 500 % at 20 °C

Impact strength, Charpy notched Ivnot

no break

Impact strength, Charpy unnotched Iunnot

no break

Max allowed stress σmax

5 - 28 MPa at 20 °C

at 170-500% strain


Coefficient of thermal expansion α

1.5E-4 - 2.1E-4 1/K at 20 °C

Max service temperature, long Tmaxlong

50 - 55 °C

Max service temperature, short Tmaxshort

55 - 65 °C

Specific heat capacity cp

900 - 1800 J/(kg·K) at 20 °C

Thermal conductivity λ

0.15 W/(m·K) at 20 °C


Dielectric constant εr

3 - 4.8 [-] at 20 °C

Electrical resistivity ρel

1.00E+9 - 1.00E+13 Ω·m at 20 °C

Technological properties

Application areas

Pipes, tubes, hand rail profiles, cable- and wire sheathing, floor coverings

Processing methods

Injection molding, blow molding, extrusion, coating, calandering

This material data has been provided by M-Base.

All metrics apply to room temperature unless otherwise stated. SI units used unless otherwise stated.
Equivalent standards are similar to one or more standards provided by the supplier. Some equivalent standards may be stricter whereas others may be outside the bounds of the original standard.