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AFLAS® 100 Series Fluoroelastomers Enhance Performance of Pumps, Valves and Seals
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AFLAS® 100 Series Fluoroelastomers Enhance Performance of Pumps, Valves and Seals

EXTON, Pa., August 21, 2019 — Components used in industrial equipment must withstand taxing conditions in order to reduce downtime needed to repair or replace malfunctioning parts. To help manufacturers of industrial parts address this challenge, AGC Chemicals Americas offers AFLAS® 100 series fluoroelastomers to enhance the performance and extend the life of pumps, seals and valves used in...

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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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