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Kapton® is used in a growing number of applications that improve safety for both industries and consumers.

Although thin and lightweight, Kapton® offers protection from chemicals, moisture, gases and foreign materials, so that highly sensitive parts can operate reliably in demanding environments. The excellent performance and durability of Kapton® are critical in improving the safety of electronic and insulating products that touch consumer’s lives every day.

Kapton® used as a non-flammable lightweight material for Orcon's aircraft insulation The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is developing new flammability test requirements for aircraft insulation that will result in increased fire safety on aircrafts.

Kapton® provides high flex life and temperature resistance to gas connection application Kapton® polyimide film was selected as the flexible material used in the gas tap because its high temperature resistance offers complete security.