Semi-crystalline thermoplastic, Medical Grade

Special properties

  • Excellent dimensional stability
  • Flame retardant and self-extinguishing
  • Suitable for contact with foodstuffs according to (EC) No. 1935/2004
  • Very low smoke density
  • very high resistance to high-energy radiation
  • Very good sliding properties
  • High abrasion resistance
  • High wear resistance
  • optimised balance of stiffness, tensile strength and impact strength
  • Low creep tendency
  • Good machinability
  • good thermoformability
  • good adhesive properties
  • good weldability
  • high dimensional stability under heat
  • Very high continuous service temperature
  • Low coefficient of thermal expansion
  • good electrical insulating properties over a broad temperature range

Typical areas of application

  • Food processing industry