Ethylene vinyl acetate(EVA resin)
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EVA is one of the materials popularly known as 'expanded rubber' or 'foam rubber'. EVA foam is used as padding in equipment for various sports such as ski boots, hockey, boxing, mixed martial arts, wakeboard boots, and waterski boots. it is typically used as a shock absorber in sports shoes, for example. It is also used in the photovoltaics industry as an encapsulation material for silicon cells in the manufacture of photovoltaic modules. EVA slippers and sandals are nowadays very popular because of its properties like light weight, easy to mould, odourless, glossy finish, and cheaper compared to natural Rubber.
EVA is used in orthotics in Fire safe cigarettes, for the manufacturing of some artificial flowers. EVA is easily cut from sheets and molded to shape.
EVA is also used as:
Clinginess-enhancing additive in plastic wraps.
Cold flow improver for diesel fuel.
Separater in HEPA Filter.