Medical Safety Valves | Case Study | Trelleborg Sealing Solutions

Medical Safety Valves

Customer: Medical Device Manufacturer
Application: Medical Safety Valves

Issues:

  • High chemical resistance
  • Withstand CIP chemicals and operate in steam up to +150 °C / +302 °F
  • Compliant with FDA and USP Class VI standards

Solution

The resulting design of sealing element proved to be highly cost effective. Total cost was reduced by extending replacement intervals, a reduction in the amount of sealing material required and lower assembly costs. The component proved highly effective and the same concept is being used across the customer’s product range.