TIVAR® H.O.T. Food Grade UHMW-PE

Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene

TIVAR® H.O.T Food Grade UHMW-PE shapes are formulated to maintain key performance properties at a higher operating temperature ranges. This UHMW-PE grade excels in a variety of industrial manufacturing environments where temperatures reach up to 275°F / 135°C. Components made from TIVAR® H.O.T. FG are compliant with EU 10/2011 and FDA 21 CFR § 177.1520, making them the ideal, longer-lasting material for wear parts in dairy, bakery, poultry/meat and other food processing industries where higher temperatures or frequent chemical wash downs shorten part life.

TIVAR® H.O.T. UHMW-PE plastic stock shapes
Product Information

Material Properties

  • Maintains performance at temperatures up to 275°F / 135°C
  • Excellent wear and chemical resistance
  • Compliant with EU 10/2011 and FDA 21 CFR § 177.1520

Available Geometries

TIVAR® H.O.T. Food Grade UHMW-PE stock shapes encompass a range of standard sizes in the following geometries: Extruded Profile, Rod, Plate

Extruded Profile

Available Colors

TIVAR® H.O.T. Food Grade UHMW-PE stock shapes come in the following colors: White, Blue

Regional Availability

Availability of products, shapes, and colors may differ by region.


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