General Electric Platinum Cured Silicone Tubing

Clear platinum cured non-reinforced silicone tubing.

Biomedical/Pharmaceutical grade platinum-cured silicone tubing, manufactured with General Electric Company HM-2540, 53 Shore A material, is an excellent product for use in the health care industry. As a platinum-cured tube, there is no worry of leaching volatile by-products, bloom nor peroxide residues. It is sterilizable with autoclave, ethylene oxide or gamma radiation within the user's validated cycles and exposure levels and meets USP Class VI biocompatibility standards.

Properties:
  • Standard Dimension and Tolerance
  • General Electric Company HM-2540
  • Biomedical/Pharmaceutical Grade
  • Platinum-Cured Silicone

Validation:
The bio-compatibility of our platinum-cured silicone resin has been tested and complies with the parameters set forth in the following test protocols:

  • USP XXIV (88) biological reactivity, in vivo
    • Intracutaneous test
    • Systemic injection test
    • Implantation test
  • USP XXIV (87) biological reactivity, in vitro
    • L929 MEM elution
    • AGAR diffusion
  • USP XXIV (381) elastomeric closure for injection
  • USP XXIV (661) containers
  • USP XXIV (151) pyrogen test
  • European Pharmacopoeia 3.1.9
  • USP limits for total organic carbons
  • Gamma irradiation
  • Infrared analysis
  • Test of leachables
    • Heavy metals
    • ISO 10993

Standard Tubing - 50' Coils
 

Sizing Table: 
General Electric platinum cured silicone tubing sizing table.