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Approved to US FDA21 CFR177,2600, EU1935/2004 and USP Class V1Compliant

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Item Code: SM162

WHITE Food Quality Neoprene Rubber 65° shore

Approved to US FDA21 CFR177,2600, EU1935/2004 and USP Class V1Compliant

FDA, CE, ROHS, Reach, TUV

SM 162 is a White FDA approved Neoprene rubber sheeting for use with food and drink stuffs. Neoprene material for use at higher temperatures for media containing oils, fats and greases. US FDA21 CFR177,2600 – EU1935/2004 Approved and USP Class V1Compliant

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

The above sheeting is manufactured from top quality virgin materials and ingredients meeting high standard of performance.

  • Material Profile: (see Data Sheet)
  • Thickness: 0.5mm – 50mm
  • Sheet Size: 1.4m wide in 10m rolls (over 8mm thick come in 5m rolls)
  • Custom widths and lengths no problem
  • 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

Propertiestest method
values
fps units
test method
values
metric units
SPECIFIC GRAVITYDIN 535081.45 +- 0.05ASTM D2971.45 +- 0.05
HARDNESSDIN 5350565 ± 5 Sh AASTM D224065 ± 5 Sh A
TENSILE STRENGTH ( min )DIN 53504716 PSIASTM D41250 kg/cm2
ELONGATION AT BREAK ( min )DIN 53504250ASTM D412250
COMPRESSION SET (70 ºC/24 hrs/25% set) (max)DIN ISO 815-130ASTM D395 METHOD B30
TEAR RESISTANCE ( Angular ) minDIN 53515196 Lbs/InchASTM D62435 Kg/cm
CHANGE IN PROPERTIES
HEAT AGEING ( 72 hrs. AT 70 ºC )ASTM D573
--- HARDNESS (Pts)+ 5 (Max)+ 5 (Max)
--- TENSILE STRENGTH (%)+ 10 / - 15+ 10 / - 15
--- ELONGATION AT BREAK (%)+ 10 / - 20+ 10 / - 20
VOLUME SWELL : AT 70º C FOR 72 HRS/INASTM D 471
IRM OIL NO.1+ 2 %+ 2 %
IRM OIL NO.2+ 15%+ 15%
IRM OIL NO.3+ 45%+ 45%
POLYMER CONTENT (NEOPRENE)100%100%
CHEMICAL RESISTANCE
--- OZONEFAIRASTM D 1149FAIR
--- DILUTE ACIDS AND BASESGOODGOOD
--- CONCENTRATED ACIDS AND BASESFAIRFAIR
--- OILSGOODGOOD
--- SOLVENTSFAIRFAIR
TEMPERATURE RANGE-25º to + 125º C-25º to + 125º C
COLOUROFF WHITEOFF WHITE
ExtractantsTest Condition

Amount of Extractives

(mg/inch²)

1

Acceptable Limit

(mg/inch²)

 

Conclusion
Distilled Waterat reflux temp’ for 7 hours<10<20Pass
Distilled Water

at reflux temp for succeeding 2 hours of

extraction

<1<1Pass
n-Hexaneat reflux temp’ for 7 hours<100<175Pass
n-Hexane

at reflux temp for succeeding 2 hours of

extraction

<4<4Pass

Notes:

  1. mg/inch² = milligram per square inch
  2. °C = degrees Celcius

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