Elkem Silicones York
Elkem Silicones Advanced Specialties (ESAS) is located 0.6 miles from the main Elkem NA manufacturing facility.
Silicone elastomers are compounded using reactive, straight chained molecules together with a cross-linking agent and reinforcement to give good mechanical properties (elasticity, absorption, tear strength).
RTV-1 is a one-component, Room Temperature Vulcanization silicone rubber that cures at room temperature.
RTV-2 silicones are two-component, Room Temperature Vulcanization silicone rubbers, gels or foams.
Heat Cured Rubber is a silicone elastomer formed of straight chains with very high molecular weight.
Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) is a two-component system, where long polysiloxane chains are reinforced with specially treated silica.
ISO Certified Class 7 manufacturing clean rooms, including a Class 1 Division 2 cleanroom specifically for the manufacture of silicone elastomers dispersed in flammable solvent.
Dedicated, Class 8 Quality Assurance lab containing advanced analytical capabilities
Quality Management System meeting ISO 9001, ISO 13485and IPEC GMP Standards
ESAS related market
Sustainability at Elkem
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