MEET: Tivar 1000.

Posted: 29th September, 2015 in Engineering Plastics

Combat sticky situations in food handling with TIVAR® 1000! I am a self-lubricating, chemical, corrosion and wear resistant engineering plastic trained in sticky food handling situations offering a great price-to-performance ratio for selected applications.

MEET: Tivar 1000. With my high wear resistance, no moisture absorption, and 3-A Dairy approval. I'm super effective at handling your food processing requirements. Oh yeah, I also meet USDA and FDA guidelines!

TIVAR® 1000

Product Overview

  • Meets FDA and USDA guidelines; 3-A Dairy-approved (natural)
  • Reduces noise
  • Self-lubricating
  • Chemical-, corrosion- and wear-resistant
  • No moisture absorption
  • Non-toxic, low-friction surface
  • Meets ASTM-D-4020-05 of 3.1 to 6.2-million molecular weight

TIVAR­ 1000 sets the standard for engineered polymers with a unique combination of wear and corrosion resistance, low friction surface and impact strength. TIVAR­ 1000 is resistant to chemical attack and moisture absorption, and retains key physical properties to -30° C.

An excellent general-purpose material, TIVAR­ 1000 (natural) is a cost-effective solution for food handling problems, and meets FDA, USDA and 3-A Dairy guidelines for food processing and handling. Quadrant also offers custom colors compounded with FDA/USDA approved pigments, which meet FDA and USDA guidelines for food processing and handling. Whether your business is grain, pharmaceuticals, pizza dough or frozen poultry, TIVAR­ material will reliably move your  materials and products.


TIVAR® 1000 In Sheet, Rod, Tube, Strip & Profile

TIVAR­ 1000 comes in natural and custom colors, it is available in Alperton in a wide range of sizes in Rod, Plate, and Strip - please ask us to quote for the size you require

TIVAR® is the brand name of Quadrant EPP for its extensive range of virgin, partially reprocessed, colored or modified Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene stock shapes. Here you can view the range of different grades we offer.

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