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Material Information

All Ark-Plas products are available in a number of standard materials, each with its own unique set of chemical and mechanical properties. This variety allows us to serve a number of industries that have special requirements, from biocompatibility to physical durability. No matter what part configuration you choose we have a material that make it a perfect fit.

We use high quality raw materials in our manufacturing processes. Each material has very specific properties. For a Material Data Sheet (MDS), please contact our Customer Service Department.

Material Agency Ratings RoHS Compliant Animal Derived Free DEHP Free BPA Free
Nylon 6/6 --- Yes No Yes Yes
Polypropylene USP Class VI, FDA 21 CFR 177.1520 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Polycarbonate FDA 21 CFR 177.1580 Yes No Yes No
Gamma Stable Polycarbonate ISO 10993 Yes No Yes No
PVDF USP Class VI, NSF 51,
NSF 61, FDA 21 CFR 177.1520/2510/2600
Yes Yes Yes Yes
LDPE FDA 21 CFR 177.1520 Yes Yes Yes Yes
HDPE USP Class VI, FDA 21 CFR 177.1520 Yes Yes Yes Yes

Injection Sterilization

Material Gamma Radiation Autoclave Ethylene Oxide
Nylon 6/6 Yes (May Discolor) Yes Yes
Polypropylene Yes Not Recommended Yes
Polycarbonate Yes (May Discolor) Not Recommended Yes
Gamma Stable Polycarbonate Yes Yes Yes
PVDF Yes (May Discolor) Yes Yes
LDPE Yes Not Recommended Yes
HDPE Yes Yes Yes


Technical Data is provided for informational purposes only and shall not be used to establish specifications, limits, or used alone as the basis of design. Actual conditions of your use, temperatures, chemical concentrations and other unknown conditions may alter expectations. Detailed Data Sheets are available for each material upon request.

We recommend testing our product under actual conditions prior to purchase.
Free samples are available on request.