Tygon® II is manufactured in a climate-controlled environment and is produced from the highest quality silicone on the market. Because of its curing mechanism, the final product’s consistency is very high, andit is more translucent and less tacky than other silicone products on the market.
Tygon® II tubing does not contain plasticizers or other additives and by products that can leach into the milk and cause toxicological issues. It is highly flexible, resistant to kinking and tearing.
|Property||ASTM Method||Value or Rating|
|Tensile Stress @ 200% Elongation, MPa||-||—|
|Brittleness Temp., °C||-||-80|
|Compression Set Constant Deflection, % @ 70°C for 22 hrs.||-||—|
|Durometer Hardness (Shore A), 15 Sec||-||68|
|Maximum Recommended Operating Temp., °C||-||100|
|Tear Resistance, kN/m||-||35|
|Tensile Set, %||-||—|
|Tensile Strength, MPa||-||—|
|Ultimate Elongation, %||-||950|
|Water Absorption, % 24 hrs. @ 23°C||-||—|
|Japan MHLW Notification No. 370, Section 3-D|
|French Order of November 25, 1992 on Silicone|
|Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004|