Is Xylan the same as Teflon?

Xylan & Teflon are each a family of fluoropolymer coatings. Both brands include a vast collection of finishes with each finish designed and formulated to increase performance for a specific reason or benefit.

East Midland Coatings Ltd are experienced applicators of both Xylan and Teflon brands. For advice on which of these brands will suit your application, please contact EMC on 01455 619176.

Where is Xylan found?

Xylan is made across the globe in a number of manufacturing facilities. The UK manufacturing site is based in Runcorn. If you require a Xylan applicator, East Midland Coatings Ltd are an approved and experienced applicator of the Xylan brand.

As the Xylan range of coatings is vast, Xylan coated parts can be found in a number of industries in a wide variety of environments.

Is Whitford Xylan coating safe?

As long as Xylan is applied safely and correctly following the manufacturers guidelines, Xylan is perfectly safe. The use of an approved and experienced applicator, such as East Midland Coatings, would be recommended.

What is Whitford Xylan?

Xylan (pronounced Zy-lan) are a family of fluoropolymer hybrid coatings consisting of PTFE, PFA and FEP. They are first and foremost dry-film lubricants; however, they have many desirable secondary properties. In the industrial world, they are known as extreme performance coatings.



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