Food & Beverage
Silicone Solutions for Food & Beverage Processing
Highly resilient and incredibly versatile, National Silicone’s FDA-grade solid silicone sheet products are ideally suited for use in multiple applications where food safety is paramount.
It meets or exceeds all the stringent performance standards for the variety of manufacturing processes across the food, drink, and agriculture industries.
Food Grade Silicone Applications
- Antimicrobial Belting
- Brewery System Gasket and Seals
- Commercial Oven Seals
- Dairy Fluid Handling Seals
- Food Processing Equipment Gaskets
- Water Filtration System Gasket and Seals
- Water Purification System Gasket and Seals
Performance Properties Critical For Food Grade Silicone
Silicone rubber holds a number of performance characteristics that make it the material of choice for gaskets and seals within the food and beverage production industries.
Food Safe – Silicone rubber is non-toxic, petroleum free, BPS (Bisphenol S) free, BPA (Bisphenol A) free and odorless.
Resistant to Temperature Extremes – Maintains integrity and flexibility between temperature from a high of 450°F/232°C to a low of -80°F/-62°C.
Water Resistance – Maintains performance integrity in water environments and applications where equipment washing/sanitizing occurs regularly.
Chemical Resistance – Will not break down or be contaminated when exposed to a variety of common chemicals/acids used in food processing and cooking.
Durability and Flexibility – High elasticity, elongation and will not harden, crack, or become brittle over time.
Need a Customized Solution?
National Silicone has the experience, technical expertise and strong relationships around the global to design, develop, manufacture, and deliver any silicone products you may be interested in. For more information, contact us and we’ll be happy to work with you to find a solution. Please use the form at the bottom of the page or head to our contact page to submit your request.
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We support our customers, and prospects throughout the purchase journey. Our team is made up of experienced professionals and highly trained engineers who will help with material selection, sampling, testing, and any application support you might need to accomplish your goals.