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Material Data Sheet

EV Series - Soft

Material: 2.0# Ethyl Vinyl Acetate (EVA) Foam
Description: 2.0# Ethyl Vinyl Acetate (EVA) Foam is used in a variety of industrial and consumer applications ranging from flotation vests and sports safety equipment to shoe insoles and gasketing applications.

This flexible, closed-cell material has excellent chemical resistance, good thermal insulation properties, and retains its flexibility even at subzero temperatures.

Available Colors: Natural, Grey, and Black

ASTM D 1056-78: RE41/RE42
ASTM D 156-85, 91, 98: 2A1/2A2

Technical Specifications
Physical Property U/M Test Method Value Notes
    Alkali Excellent  
    Gas & Oil Excellent  
    Aromatic Hydrocarbons Excellent  
    Ketones Excellent  
    Chlorinated Solvents Poor  
    Oxidation Excellent  
    Ozone Excellent  
    Appearance No Change  
Accelerated Aging   180 Degree Bend No Cracking 7 days @ 150F
Compression Deflection PSI ASTM D3575 4-6 @ 25%
Compression Set % ASTM D3575 <24  
Density PCF ADTM D3575 1.5 - 2.5  
Elongation % ASTM D3575 275 Minimum
Flammability   MVSS-302 Pass  
Maximum Temperature F   180  
Minimum Temperature F   -70  
Resistance   Acid Excellent  
Tear Strength PIN ASTM D624 10  
Tear Strength PSI ASTM D3575 60  
Thermal Conductivity K ASTM D 1056 .30  
Water Absorption   ASTM D1667 .05 lb/ft2 of Cut Surface