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Dow E&T enhances TR-XLPE performance for MV cables

July 10, 2012 | By Alyssa Dalton

July 10, 2012 – Dow Electrical & Telecommunications (Dow E&T) claims to have advanced the performance of its tree-retardant crosslinked polyethylene (TR-XLPE) for medium voltage (MV) power cable insulation. According to Dow, this change will enable an enhanced level of performance for underground (UG) cable manufacturers, installers and utilities. Dow Endurance HFDC-4202 EC offers expected longer life than existing TR-XLPE products, improved performance in wet UG operations, and reduced strip force.


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