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Approved to: FDA 21 CFR 177.2600 | BSE/TSE Free EU1935/2004 Compliant

Item Code: SM163

White FDA Approved EPDM Rubber 60° shore

Approved to: FDA 21 CFR 177.2600 | BSE/TSE Free EU1935/2004 Compliant

FDA, CE, ROHS, Reach, TUV

SM163 White FDA Approved 100% EPDM Rubber 60° shore is a Non-Toxic, FDA Approved grade of white EPDM synthetic rubber. This product is ideally suited where product needs to be FDA approved and needs to be non-toxic

Approved to: US FDA 21 CFR177.2600 – EU1935/2004 and USP 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: 1.4m wide in 10 and 20m rolls
  • Finish: Smooth finish,
  • Cutting: Standard press-tools

The component parts used and maximum levels in compound mixtures are in accordance with FDA [Food & Drug Administration – Department of Health and Human Services] part 177 – indirect food additives section 177.2600 – rubber articles for repeated use.

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

1.3

ASTM D297

1.3

HARDNESS

DIN 53505

60 ± 5 SH A

ASTM D2240

60 ± 5 SH A

TENSILE STRENGTH ( MIN )

DIN 53504

715 PSI

ASTM D412

50 KG/CM2

ELONGATION AT BREAK ( MIN )

DIN 53504

300%

ASTM D412

300

COMPRESSION SET (70 ºC/24 HRS/25% SET) (MAX)

 

DIN ISO 815-1

 

40%

ASTM D395 METHOD B

 

40

TEAR RESISTANCE ( ANGULAR ) MIN

DIN 53515

101 LBS/INCH

ASTM D624

18 KG/CM

CHANGE IN PROPERTIES

 

 

 

 

HEAT AGEING ( 72 HRS. AT 70 ºC )

 

 

ASTM D573

 

— HARDNESS (PTS)

 

+ 5 (MAX)

 

+ 5 (MAX)

— TENSILE STRENGTH (%)

 

+ 10/ – 10

 

+ 10/ – 10

— ELONGATION AT BREAK (%)

 

+ 10/ – 20

 

+ 10/ – 20

POLYMER CONTENT (EPDM)

 

100%

 

100%

CHEMICAL RESISTANCE

 

 

 

 

— OZONE

 

EXCELLENT

ASTM D 1149

EXCELLENT

— DILUTE ACIDS AND BASES

 

EXCELLENT

 

EXCELLENT

— CONCENTRATED ACIDS AND BASES

 

EXCELLENT

 

EXCELLENT

— OILS

 

NOT RECOMMENDED

 

NOT RECOMMENDED

— SOLVENTS

 

NOT RECOMMENDED

 

NOT RECOMMENDED

TEMPERATURE RANGE

 

-25º TO +140ºC

 

-25º TO +140ºC

COLOUR

 

OFF WHITE

 

Test Name – Determination of Amount of extractives Method : With reference to US FDA 21 CFR 177.2600

Extractants Test Condition Amount of Extractives  mg/inch² Acceptable Limit mg/inch² Conclusion
1
Distilled Water 70 °C for 2 hours 10 20 Pass
n-Hexane 70 °C for 2 hours 100 175 Pass
Note: 1. mg/inch² denotes Milligram per square inch
2. °C denotes Degrees Celsius

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