What Is the Melting Point of Rubber?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 31, 2020 8:30:42 AM ET
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Rubber begins to melt at approximately 180 degrees Celsius. At low temperatures, around 5 C to 6 C, there is a risk that rubber hardens because of crystallization. The optimum temperature for rubber is 20 C.

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