Interactive IRUG Spectrum


IRUG filename:
Data type:
IRUG material class:
Synthetic resins (SR)
Sample type:
Reference material
Common name(s):
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC), rigid, w/ unspecified phthalate plasticizer, Poly(vinyl chloride), rigid, w/ unspecified phthalate
CAS name:
Ethene, chloro-​, homopolymer (for PVC)
Sample source 1:
The ResinKit (1997), The Plastics Group of America (RK)
Source location 1:
PO Box 509, Woonsocket, RI, 02895, US
Sample identifier 1:
Chip No. 30, Polyvinyl chloride - Rigid
Sample source 2:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Source location 2:
PO Box 7646, Philadelphia, PA, 19101, US
Sample identifier 2:
Chip No. 30, Polyvinyl chloride - Rigid
Specific Gravity(D792): 1.30-1.58, Tensile Strength (D638): 6000-7500, Izod Impact (notched) (D256): 0.4-20.0, Rockwell Hardness (D785): 65-85 Shore A, Deflection Temp. at 66 psi (D648): 135-180, Mold Shrinkage (D955): .001-.005, Wgt./Cubic Inch: 0.739806
MFTIR (Fourier transform infrared microspectroscopy)
Originating institution name:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Originating institution acronym:
CAS registry no:
9002-86-2 (for PVC)

Related Structure(s)

IRUG Structure Tracking #: 46
Common Name(s): Poly(vinyl chloride); PVC
CAS Name: Ethene, chloro-​, homopolymer
CAS Registry No: 9002-86-2
IRUG Material Class: Synthetic resins (SR)
Molecular Formula: (C2 H3 Cl)n