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Learn about the important role hygienic elastomer seals play in the overall food and pharmaceutical production process.
Learn about the elastomer material grades commonly used in the food and pharmaceutical processing industry and which material grade would be most suitable for your hygienic application.
Learn about hygienic elastomer seal design in relation to industry standards BS4825, IS0 2852 and DIN 32676, some of the design failure modes you may come across in application and, an alternative solution of custom designed seals tailored to your food or
What are the key considerations developing sealing solutions for critical life science applications? Find out which profiles are proven to improve reliability and performance in life science environments, and reduce unscheduled equipment downtime.
We take a look at the causes of Rapid Gas Decompression (RGD) in elastomer seals, and why it's important to take every precaution to minimise the risk of it occurring.
This video explains how elastomer seals are affected by plasma exposure in semiconductor device manufacturing processes. It shows the three main facto…
This video addresses the failure mode of thermal expansion encountered by elastomer seals used in high temperature applications. It explains what thermal expansion is, why it happens and how to avoid it.
Elastomer O-rings are one of the main uncontrolled gas sources in a sealed vacuum system. In this short animation you will learn what outgassing is and how to avoid it in your Semiconductor application.
A look at PPE's range of metal detectable and X-ray detectable elastomer compounds designed specifically to meet the stringent demands of the pharmaceutical and food processing industries.
This webinar looks at the different material test procedures for the most commonly used industry certification standards such as FDA, USP, 3A and WRAS. It shows how each of the standards include different levels of certification.
A summary of the products and services available to the oil and gas industry from Precision Polymer Engineering.
Learn how PPE’s new high temperature perfluoroelastomer range, Perlast® Helios, offers excellent sealing properties at high temperatures without trading off any of the material’s key properties.
Discover Perlast Helios, the latest material innovation from Precision Polymer Engineering, by visiting Stand #N289 at SEMICON Taiwan 2018. Perlast He…
Material datasheets are often referred to when considering and comparing elastomer sealing materials, but how useful are they? What information do they contain and what don’t they tell you, including the five common misconceptions about elastomer mater
In semicon manufacturing, particle contamination is a significant threat to yield and profitability. Learn about the important role elastomer seals play in maintaining high yields and how the correct seal can help maintain vacuum integrity. 50 mins
Learn how electrostatic charging can occur in a semiconductor processing facility; understand the harmful effects that could result; discover a new wafer handling material that can avoid costly losses arising from such charging. 29 mins
Practical advice on elastomer material compatibility with common dry processing chemistries and in particular UV processes such as in film stress management. 30 mins
Learn about PPE's high performance elastomer compounds, developed for the variety of sealing applications specific to wafer processing. Common failure mechanisms and remedies are also discussed. 45 mins