(Oct. 17, 2011)—Trelleborg A.B.'s Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has released Isolast J9876, a perfluoroelastomer with specific properties for use in mechanical seals.
The company said this compound removes the need for multiple material grades supporting different applications. Trelleborg claims it has the most comprehensive media resistance at elevated temperatures of any perfluoroelastomer on the market.
Isolast J9876 is compatible with virtually all media, suitable for high-temperature applications and for use in steam and water, the company said, and its compliance to USP Class VI means it can be used in pharmaceutical applications.
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