Teflon (PTFE) Fabric Roofing

Teflon fabric structure.

Close-up showing the attachment of teflon fabric to a steel frame.

Useful Links:

1. General: A short history of the use of Teflon fabric in the construction industry is available at NASA's Technology Transfer Program's website on this page. The article focuses mainly on Birdair's contributions to the development of the technology.

2. General: A generally informative article on Teflon is available at this Wikipedia page.

3. SafetySee this Material Safety Data Sheet for health and safety information about Teflon fabric at the Saint-Gobain websiteThis is only an example and other products and brands may be different.

4. TechnicalSee this Product Data Sheet for the technical characteristics of PTFE at the Boedeker Plastics websiteThis is only an example and other products and brands may be different.

5. See here for a list of Teflon fabric manufacturers