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Approved to: FDA 21 CFR No: 177 – 2600 & EU1935/2004 regulations and USO Class V1 Compliant

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Item Code: SM14404

Blue Silicone Food Quality – 60° shore

Approved to: FDA 21 CFR No: 177 – 2600 & EU1935/2004 regulations and USO Class V1 Compliant

FDA, CE, ROHS, Reach, TUV

SM14404 Blue Silicone Food & Drink Grade 60° shore is High Quality sheeting for demanding applications with excellent heat and flame resistance together with very good ageing and weathering characteristics and suitable for use with food and drink. Meets FDA 21 CFR No: 177 – 2600 & EU1935/2004 regulations and USO Class V1 Compliant.

N.B. Metroseal Sheeting can be supplied plain or with self adhesive backed tape (SAB). Rubber Strip to bespoke sizes are available along with customised sheets/gaskets. Please email your enquiry details to sales@metroseal.co.uk

  • Material Profile: See Below
  • Thickness: 0.5mm to 50mm
  • Sheet Size: 1.2m wide in 5 and 10m rolls
  • Finish: Smooth finish
  • Cutting: Standard press-tools

This Product is REACH, RoHS, PAH and CE Compliant

Other grades, colours and finishes are available – subject to minimum batch quantities

PROPERTIES

TEST METHOD

VALUES FPS UNITS

TEST METHOD

VALUES METRIC UNITS

SPECIFIC GRAVITY

DIN 53508

1.16+±0.05

ASTM D297

1.16±0.05

HARDNESS

DIN 53505

61

ASTM D2240

61

TENSILE STRENGTH (KG/CM2)

DIN 53504

853 PSI

ASTM D412

80

ELONGATION AT BREAK ( MIN )

DIN 53504

300%

ASTM D412

300%

COMPRESSION SET (150º C/24 HRS/25% SET) (MAX)

DIN ISO 815-1

40%

ASTM D395 METHOD B

40%

TEAR RESISTANCE ( ANGULAR ) MIN

DIN 53515

112 LBS/INCH

ASTM D624

20 KG/CM

POLYMER CONTENT:

 

 

 

100%

CHANGE IN PROPERTIES

 

 

 

 

HEAT AGEING ( 72 HRS. AT 100 ºC )

 

 

ASTM D573

 

— HARDNESS (PTS)

 

+ 3 (MAX)

 

+ 3 (MAX)

— TENSILE STRENGTH (%)

 

±5

 

±5

— ELONGATION AT BREAK (%)

 

±5

 

±5

VOLUME SWELL : AT 70º C FOR 72 HRS/IN

 

 

ASTM D 471

 

ASTM OIL NO.1

 

+ 5%

 

+ 5%

ASTM OIL NO.2

 

+ 7%

 

+ 7%

ASTM OIL NO.3

 

+ 25%

 

+ 25%

CHEMICAL RESISTANCE

 

 

 

 

— OZONE

 

EXCELLENT

ASTM D 1149

EXCELLENT

— DILUTE ACIDS AND BASES

 

EXCELLENT

 

EXCELLENT

— CONCENTRATED ACIDS AND BASES

 

EXCELLENT

 

EXCELLENT

— OILS

 

GOOD

 

GOOD

— SOLVENTS

 

FAIR

 

FAIR

TEMPERATURE RANGE

 

-60 º TO + 225º C

 

-60 º TO + 225º C

COLOUR

 

BLUE

 

US-FDA test as per 21.CFR.177.2600

Sr. No. Net Chloroform Soluble Extractives using  Result Unit Limits as per Standard Test Method
Total Extractives at Reflux Temperatures for 7 hrs. Using
1 Distilled Water 2.8 mg/inch2 20.0 As per USFDA 21.CFR.176.2600
2 n-Hexane 22.4 175.0
Total Extractives at Reflux Temperatures for 2 hrs. Using
3 Distilled Water 0.8 mg/inch2 1.0  
4 n-Hexane 0.8 4.0  

Note : Detection Limit for the method is 0.5 mg/inch2.

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