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ProvaMed® TPE 1080

Technical DataSheet | Supplied by Actega (Altana)

ProvaMed® TPE 1080 by Actega (Altana) is a food contact acceptable, thermoplastic elastomer (TPE). It is sterilized by ethylene oxide, gamma radiation and steam (at 121/134°C for 15minutes). Exhibits high elasticity, gas permeability, ease of processing, outstanding sealing properties and excellent feel. Offers reduction of cycle times, excellent barrier effect, flexibility, excellent adhesion to plastics like PP, PC or ABS. Shows resistance to thermal, chemicals and slip. ProvaMed® TPE 1080 is used as stopper, septum, cap gasket, base material for handles, control elements, keypads and sealing rings in medical & healthcare industry. Possible applications include fabrication of handles for surgical instruments, manufacture of orthopedic aids (walking frames) and hygiene products. Complies with ISO 9001/2008, ISO 14001/2009 and ISO 10993 biocompatibility regulations.

ProvaMed® TPE 1080 Product details

Product Type
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Appearance
Transparent
Product Status
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Applications/ Recommended for
  • Healthcare / Medical > Orthopaedic devices
  • Healthcare / Medical > Surgery instruments
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Key Features
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ProvaMed® TPE 1080 Properties

Physical Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Specific Gravity (Density)
0.90 g/cm³
ISO 1183
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
4 g/10 min
( 190°C, 5 kg )
ISO 1133
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
x g/10 min
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Hardness Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Durometer Hardness (Shore)
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Durometer Hardness (Shore)
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Elastomers Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Tensile Strength
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Elongation
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Tensile Strength
xxx MPa
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Compression set
xx %
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Compression set
xx %
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Compression set
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Thermal Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Glass Transition Temperature
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Melting Temperature (Melting Point)
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ProvaMed® TPE 1080 Processing Guidelines

Injection Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Hopper Temperature
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Barrel Temperature
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Nozzle Temperature
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Mold Temperature
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Last edited Nov 29, 2016
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