New Santoprene thermoplastic vulcanizate grades from Advanced Elastomer Systems L.P. meet European Union regulations for food and beverage uses. Available in black and colorable compounds in three hardness grades, the TPVs offer good chemical resistance, compression set and temperature resistance across a wide range of temperatures, the firm said. Rubbermaid Home Products, a division of Newell Rubbermaid Inc., is using the Santoprene grades in the seal for its food container lids. For more information, visit www.santoprene.com or www.exxonmobilchemical.com.
Santoprene grades meet EU food, beverage regulations
Rubber & Plastics News wants to hear from its readers. If you want to express your opinion on a story or issue, email your letter to Editor Bruce Meyer at [email protected].