Press Release Summary:
Supplied gamma sterilized, Single-Use AdvantaFlexÂ® tubing with molded mini Tri-ClampÂ® ends suits aseptic transfer and processing applications. Tubing lengths are 24, 48, and 72 in., and tubing IDs are 1/8, Â¼, 3/8, and Â½ in. Mini Tri-Clamp material – USP Class VI polypropylene – is overmolded onto AdvantaFlex TPE tubing, and smooth fluid path consists ofÂ single material (TPE). Made from FDA-approved ingredients, products are translucent to allow for visual contact with flow.
Original Press Release:
AdvantaPure® Introduces AdvantaFlex® Sterile Molded Tubing Ends
Mini Tri-Clamp® Ends Add Versatility to Tubing
Southampton, Pa. — Single-Use AdvantaFlex tubing with molded mini Tri-Clamp ends is now available from AdvantaPure. Offered in three tubing lengths, the assemblies are supplied gamma sterilized and are ideal for aseptic transfer and processing applications.
AdvantaFlex Molded Tubing Ends work well in Single-Use applications by reducing operational costs and improving production efficiencies. They're compatible with sterile tubing welders and available in a variety of tubing sizes and lengths for biopharma fluid transfer.
The mini Tri-Clamp material – USP Class VI polypropylene – is overmolded onto AdvantaFlex TPE tubing. This results in a connection with reduced leak potential and a smooth fluid path consisting of a single material (TPE). Designed for Single-Use, the ends simplify cleaning and validation procedures and decrease cross contamination risks.
Other features include:
Easy connections — tubing is sterile weldable and heat sealable
Certified free of animal derived components and silicone oils
Made from FDA-approved ingredients
Molded in an ISO Class 7 clean room
Translucent for visual contact with the flow
Documented quality control; lot traceable with identification on packaging
AdvantaFlex Molded Tubing Ends are available in four tubing I.D. sizes: 1/8”, 1/4", 3/8” and 1/2”. Lengths are 24”, 48” and 72”, and all are supplied with validated sterility assurance of 10-6 via gamma irradiation per ISO 11137 method VDmax 25.
For more information on AdvantaFlex Molded Tubing Ends, contact the AdvantaPure team at 145 James Way, Southampton, PA 18966; phone 888-755-4370 or 215-526-2151; fax 888-258-4293 or 215-526-2167; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; or visit http://www.advantapure.com/advantaflex-molded-tubing-ends.htm.
ISO 9001-2008 RGB 300About AdvantaPure and NewAge® Industries
The AdvantaPure division of NewAge Industries is ISO 9001:2008 certified and specializes in high purity tubing, hose, single use systems, manifolds, and other molded components for the pharmaceutical, biomedical, food, beverage, and cosmetic industries. All products are manufactured, stored, and shipped using the cleanest methods possible to ensure unsurpassed product purity.
In business since 1954, NewAge Industries manufactures plastic and rubber tubing in both reinforced and unreinforced styles. The company offers one of the broadest product lines of tubing and fittings in the U.S., provides extensive custom extrusion and fabrication capabilities, and services customers worldwide. Automated product identification systems, including gamma-stable RFID tags and labels, are offered by NewAge’s Verigenics® division. In 2006, NewAge initiated an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) for the benefit of both its employees and customers.
AdvantaFlex®, NewAge Industries AdvantaPure®, Verigenics®, and NewAge® are registered trademarks of NewAge® Industries, Inc. Tri-Clamp® is a registered trademark of Alfa Laval Inc.