mPPE / Modified Polyphenylene Ether

Galaxy is a leading supplier of custom and stock Modified Polyphenylene Ether (mPPE) wires or cables.

Modified Polyphenylene Ether, mPPE Insulated Wire & Cable – Environmentally Friendly

Galaxy is a leading supplier of custom and stock Modified Polyphenylene Ether  (mPPE) wires or cables. Galaxy can supply mPPE wires and cables, both stock and custom, in various AWG sizes, voltage ratings, compounds, shielding constructions, and conductor counts. mPPE is sometimes referred to as environmentally friendly or eco-friendly, because it is 100% recyclable.  

What is Modified Polyphenylene Ether / mPPE?

Modified Polyphenylene Ether, also referred to as mPPE, is a thermoplastic material that was first created for use in the automotive industry. Due to the excellent dielectric properties, mPPE has a much smaller wall thickness. This reduction is weight is why it is utilized by the automotive industry to help with fuel efficiency. If weight or environmental concerns exist, mPPE is an excellent choice for wire or cable requirements.

Common Types of mPPE Wire or Cable

  • Automotive Industry
  • Electronics Industry
  • Appliance Industry
  • Robotics Industry
  • Medical Industry
  • Control and Instrumentation Cables

mPPE – Eco-Friendly Wire/Cable Material

Because mPPE is recyclable, it can have a lower environmental impact than other wire and cable materials like PVC. It is typically used for insulation. mPPE is also a zero halogen and flame retardant material. Its eco-friendly characteristics, along with its other properties, like lower weight and better dielectric properties, make it an appealing option.

Technical Specifications mPPE can be used as an insulation material.

Nominal Temperature RatingsFire ResistanceChemical ResistanceUV ResistanceDurabilityFlexibility
-40°C to 105°CGoodGoodExcellentGoodFair

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