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NKT Reduces Environmental Footprint by Mechanical Recycling of XLPE Material

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NKT recycles the material cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) used for insulation of power cables. For NKT, this is significant step in the ambition to reduce the carbon footprint of its low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions. February 5, 2020 Cabling company NKT is recycling cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) that is used......

Inspection and Analysis of XLPE and HPTE Material at Medium and High-Voltage Cable Production

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Abstract Plastics that are used for the insulation of medium, high- and extra-high voltage cables have to comply with the highest purity standards. Most commonly XLPE (cross linkable polyethylene) material is used for the insulation of cable. For cross linking of the XLPE the cable passes through a CV-tube (continuous......
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Fire Retardant Cables: SAFETY ON TOP

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The fire properties of cables are of great importance from a fire safety perspective. To ensure that cable performs up to the mark on fire safety standards is critical to both manufacturers and end users. Wire & Cable India magazine wished to inquire into how important the fire safety is......
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