Sterile Connector is designed for use outside cleanrooms.
July 27, 2010 -
Pure-FitŪ SC 1 in. connectors are designed to make completely sterile connections possible outside cleanroom environment. Their valve design leaves no gaps or residue, while Pure-FitŪ SIBŪ technology on barb connections ensures smooth inner bore flow path. Manufactured from BPA-free materials, units have triple-redundant locking mechanism to simplify validation and visual indicators that confirm proper engagement. They meet USP Class VI, ISO 10993, and EP 3.1.9 specifications.
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Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, Tygon Silicone Products
3910 Industrial Dr.
Beaverton, MI, 48612
Saint-Gobain Adds Larger Size to Pure-FitŪ SC Line
New 1-inch sterile connector for greater flow volume.
BEAVERTON, Mich. - Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics has expanded its line of sterile connectors with the introduction of the new 1-inch Pure-FitŪ SC.
Pure-FitŪ SC is designed to make completely sterile connections possible outside the clean room environment, and the addition of a 1-inch size expands the range of applications for which this innovative product is suitable.
Other available sizes are 1/4, 3/8 and 1/2 inch; these connectors are fully interchangeable to meet step-down requirements.
Pure-FitŪ SC features an easy-to-assemble valve design that leaves no gaps or residue, eliminating problems associated with other systems. The use of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics' patented Pure-FitŪ SIBŪ technology on barb connections ensures a completely smooth inner bore flow path, and all components are manufactured from fully animal derivative- and BPA-free materials for ultimate purity.
Other unique features have been engineered into Pure-FitŪ SC:
- Triple-redundant locking mechanism that simplifies validation, virtually eliminating the chance of operator error
- Easy-to-see visual indicators that confirm proper engagement
- Laser-etching for complete lot traceability
- Sterilizable via gamma irradiation or autoclaving
All Pure-FitŪ SC sizes, including the new 1-inch version, are fully characterized, validated and tested to a variety of specifications including USP Class VI, ISO 10993, and EP 3.1.9. All detailed testing protocols and additional product data are available upon request.
For more information on Pure-FitŪ SC and the many other products offered by Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, visit our website at http://www.biopharm.saint-gobain.com/.
Web Site: http://saint-gobain.com/us/