Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Launches Improved Isolast(R) J9440
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has launched an improved Isolast(R) J9440. With outstanding value for a perfluoroelastomer sealing material,
Isolast(R) J9440 now has a higher operating temperature -- up to +240 degreesC / +464 degreesF -- and is accredited to the USP Class 6 standard for use in pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare industries.
"Developed for high-volume applications in industrial, chemical, pharmaceutical and process industries, Isolast(R) J9440 gives unbeatable value to our customers," says Muzaffer Sheikh, Isolast(R) product manager. "Over the past 18 months we have seen this material adopted by a number of leading manufacturers, winning significant approvals. With this improved formulation, we expect to see more."
Isolast(R) J94440 has a continuous operating temperature range (from -7 degreesC / +19 degreesF to + 240 degreesC / +464 degreesF) and is compatible with virtually all media. The compound is available in all O-Ring sizes, as gaskets, molded parts or rubber-to-metal bonded components. It is suitable for the lacquer, paint and coating industry, chemical processing systems, cleaning agent dispensers, pumps, valves, power generation equipment, refineries and semiconductor applications. Its USP Class 6 accreditation means the material can be used in pharmaceutical and medical applications. The improved material is part of the Isolast(R) range of proprietary perfluoroelastomers from Trelleborg Sealing Solutions.
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is one of the world's leading developers, manufacturers and suppliers of precision seals. It support its aerospace, industrial and automotive customers through over 20 production facilities and more than 40 marketing companies globally. Within its portfolio are some of the longest established sealing brands, including Busak+Shamban, Chase Walton, Dowty, Forsheda, GNL, Palmer Chenard, Shamban, Skega and Stefa, along with a large number of proprietary products and materials such as Turcon(R), Zurcon(R), Orkot(R), Isolast(R), Stepseal(R) and Wills Rings(R). www.tss.trelleborg.com
Trelleborg is a global industrial group whose leading positions are based on advanced polymer technology and in-depth applications know-how. Trelleborg develops high-performance solutions that seal, damp and protect in demanding industrial environments. The Trelleborg Group had annual sales 2010 of approximately SEK 27 billion (EUR 2.5 billion), with around 20,000 employees in over 40 countries. The Group comprises four business areas: Trelleborg Engineered Systems, Trelleborg Automotive, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions and Trelleborg Wheel Systems. The Trelleborg share TREL B has been listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange since 1964 and is listed on the OMX Nordic List, Large Cap. www.trelleborg.com.