55 Durometer FDA Grade Industrial Polychloroprene Tape

POLYMER:
Neoprene (CR) Blend
DUROMETER/HARDNESS (SHORE A) [ASTM D2240]:
55 ±5
TENSILE STRENGTH [ASTM D412]:
1200 psi min.
ULTIMATE ELONGATION [ASTM D412]:
300% psi min.
COMPRESSION SET 22 HOURS @ 212⁰F [ASTM D395B]:
80% max
TEMPERATURE RANGE:
-20⁰F to 190⁰F
SPECIFIC GRAVITY:
1.55 gr/cc
HARDNESS CHANGE AFTER HEAT AGING 70 HOURS @ 212⁰F [ASTM D573]:
+/- 15 points max.
TENSILE CHANGE AFTER HEAT AGING 70 HOURS @ 212⁰F [ASTM D573]:
+/- 30% max.
ELONGATION CHANGE AFTER HEAT AGING 70 HOURS @ 212⁰F [ASTM D573]:
-50% max.
FLUID RESISTANCE OIL # 3, 70 HOURS @ 212⁰F [ASTM D471]:
120% max.
FDA 21 CFR 177.2600:
Pass
ASTM D2000: 1BC612Z1:
Rated
- Technical Datasheet
- Permanent Adhesive - Acrylic [7854]
- Permanent Adhesive - Rubber [5000M]

Product Overview

55 Durometer FDA Polychloroprene (CR Neoprene) is one of the earliest synthetic rubbers developed as an alternative to natural rubber for moderate oil resistance. It is an odorless, tasteless and non-toxic rubber product that displays a natural resistance to bacterial growth.

Typical Applications:
• General gaskets, counter tops, non-slip pads and skirting used in food processing
• Butcher shops, pharmaceutical processing, commercial kitchens, hospitals, food processing plants, cosmetics industry,
   industrial plants and grocery stores

Features & Benefits:
• Good resistance to abrasion, a popular choice for industrial applications
• Moderate resistance to oily and greasy food products
• Meets FDA 21 CFR 77.2600