silicone elastomer


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silicone elastomer

A solid, frangible material shed from various implanted materials, such as breast implants, prosthetic joints or indwelling devices (e.g., haemodialysis tubing), composed in part or entirely of silicone.
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The 2015 program will discuss developments in molding and processing techniques to improve efficiency and lower costs, while additonally examining silicone elastomer materials, including liquid silicone rubber and the latest innovation in silicone properties.
Silicone elastomers are used widely in the building & construction industry as silicone sealants for weatherproofing materials and enable innovative applications.
The challenges of dispersing standard silicone elastomers in water are well known.
com)-- Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation for the healthcare industry, today announced here at MD&M West (Hall D, Booth #1751) Dow Corning[R] QP1 Silicone Elastomers, a new silicone technology for the company's high consistency rubber (HCR) product line.
The new product range includes the CAF line of products for flame sealing and junction bonding; they are one-component silicone elastomers consisting of four grades (CAF 505, 510, 520, and 530) that cure at room temperature.
A chemist with a long career in silicones, Brassard here offers a guide to working with silicone elastomers.
The goal of this study is to identify the influence of additional CNTs as a nanofiller on the mechanical, magnetic, and dielectric properties of the silicone elastomer.
So-called hybrid TPEs of silicone elastomer joined to an organic polymer have entered commercial use, according to developer Wacker Chemie AG of Germany (parent of Wacker Silicones, Adrian, Mich.
They are custom made to drawings and specifications from Class VI silicone elastomer that meets FDA standards for the utmost in purity.
3374 "bypass valve pressure ventriculoperitoneal silicone elastomer stocking with ventricular catheter, catheter reservoir and distal, pediatric size, diaphragm type packing"
The new silicone additives reduce the contact angle of water on the silicone elastomer by improving wettability.
The cosmetic base is comprised of an anhydrous mixture of an effective amount of at least one first non-emulsifying, gellable silicone elastomer; an effective amount of at least one second non-emulsifying silicone elastomer wherein said second silicone elastomer is nonsustainable and nonpillin; at least one non-aqueous solvent; and an effective amount of at least one water insoluble structuring agent which is compatible with said solvent and which has a melting point of between about 45[degrees]C and about 95[degrees]C.