Application area: Allmän industri Life-science/MedTech


Allmän fakta

Polysulfone

Shortening: PSU

Color: clear, slightly brown

Common uses: Electrical contacts, pole frames (electricity), computer parts, electric machine components, engine compartment details (car), pipes for high temperatures and chemicals, components for milk and dishwashers, coffee makers.

Benefits

  • High creep resistance.
  • High dimensional stability.
  • Withstands temperatures continuously up to + 150 ° C.
  • Withstands continuous -50ºC in low temperature applications.
  • High resistance to the influence of gamma and X-rays.
  • High resistance to decomposition in hot steam (sterilization).
  • Resistant to acids, bases, alkali compounds, salts, detergents, oils and alcohols.
  • Good electrical properties.

Restrictions

  • Slowly attacked by strong oxidizing acids.
  • A variety of organic solvents such as acetone, ethyl acetate, and carbon tetrachloride can cause cracking.
  • Unsuitable for abrasive applications.