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AFLAS® Fluoroelastomer Grades Receive FDA Approval for Food Contact
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AFLAS® Fluoroelastomer Grades Receive FDA Approval for Food Contact

EXTON, Pa., July 22, 2019 — AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. announces the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved three grades of AFLAS® fluoroelastomers for food contact. AFLAS 150P, 100S and 100H fluoroelastomer grades can now be utilized in equipment used in food processing applications. These AFLAS grades are ideal for components like seals, sanitary gaskets, O-rings, valve seats and...

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Nova-BioRubber: Sustainable and Non-Allergenic Biolatex Become a Reality
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Nova-BioRubber: Sustainable and Non-Allergenic Biolatex Become a Reality

VANCOUVER, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Nova-BioRubber announced today it had completed hypoallergenicity tests of their sustainably produced "biolatex" with excellent results. The third party testing agency – Akron Rubber Development Lab – issued official test results for two biolatex samples demonstrating antigenic protein content below detection. This is significant as it provides product...

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Teknor Apex Presents New Thermoplastic Elastomers for Medical-Grade Applications
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Teknor Apex Presents New Thermoplastic Elastomers for Medical-Grade Applications

The Thermoplastic Elastomers include Medalist MD-12352 (52 Shore A), MD-50357 (58 Shore A) and MD-10353 compounds. The three compounds are used in biopharma industry for peristaltic pumps and extreme low temperature applications. The MD-10353 TPE exhibits a brittleness temperature below -60°C. The compounds feature low permeability than silicones and are compliant FDA and REACH SVHC standards.

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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money
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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money

Thanks to the unique SpinSelect™ Multi-Pocket selectable quick change tool holder, it's time to rethink the range, complexity and volume of parts that your lathe can produce. Our Spin-Select™ tool was created to increase productivity and consistency by decreasing downtime associated with lathe cutting tool and insert setups or changeovers. This product is a game-changer for the industry and we're pleased to show you why.

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