Common Gasket Materials for the Pharmaceutical Industry

Gaskets Are Used in a Variety of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Applications Gasket materials for pharmaceutical industry

The pharmaceutical industry uses materials that meet strict sanitary standards and regulations and have longer life expectancies. Compliance with FDA/USP regulations to avoid contamination in pharmaceutical and bio-processing applications.

The materials chosen for gaskets in the pharmaceutical industry need to have a high resistance to chemicals as they can be regularly exposed to aggressive substances. Choosing the right material means your gaskets won’t breakdown-affecting the process or products being made. 

Qualities of Gasket Materials for the Pharmaceutical Industry:

  • Chemical resistant
  • FDA, USP, NSF approved
  • pH resistant (Alkali & Acid)
  • Non-stick
  • Taste free
  • Stable
  • Antimicrobial
  • Works well with water
  • Ozone resistant

Die Cut Manufacturing

Kelcut Gasket & Rubber can create any pharmaceutical or biotech gasket you need, including:

  • Mixers
  • Pumps 
  • Valves
  • Piping Flanged Joints
  • Transfer Equipment
  • Hygienic Pipework
  • Couplings 
  • Reactor Vessels 
  • Blenders

Common Pharmaceutical Gasket Materials from Kelcut:

These materials are great at preventing product contamination through processing Gaskets made from elastomers are covered under 21 CFR 177.2600 federal regulations.

Kelcut Gasket & Rubber provides custom die cutting for gaskets and seals in the pharmaceutical industry. Our experts help you reach the regulations and requirements from various agencies, including National Sanitary Foundation (NSF), the U.S. Pharmacopeias (USP Class VI) and 3A Sanitary.

Our experienced gasket professionals will help you pick the right material for you specific application. In addition to the pharmaceutical industry we help those in agriculture, automotive, food & beverage and more.

Contact the professional die cutting specialists for the pharmaceutical industry from Kelcut Gasket & Rubber today for a free quote!