PPSU polyphenylsulfone

PPSU

​TECASON P PPSU​ (polyphenylsulfone​)​ comes in a range of grades to suit a wide variety of applications mainly to suit the food & medical industries. PPSU is suitable for super heated repetitive steam sterilisation & offers extremely high dimensional stability, very high impact strength & chemical resistance at continuous service temperatures between -50°C​​ to +170°C​​. Superior product to standard PSU.

  • Excellent resistance to steam & autoclave processes
  • Higher operating temperature & impact strength than standard PSU
  • Approvals for both food & medical usage
Download Specs

Availability

Rod​

​​8mm to 150mm OD

​Tube

N/A

Sheet

1​0mm to 80mm Thick

​Colours

​Black, Red, Blue, Green, Ivory, Grey, Yellow

​Modified Grades

Yes

​Cut To Size

​No - minimum order quantities apply

Features

​Food & Medical Grades

​​TECASON P PPSU comes in grades suitable & certified for food contact & medical applications. Food or medical certification documentation can be supplied at time of order to align with your production batch (charges apply).​

​Additives & Modifiers

​A range of grades with different additives to suit a range of medical applications such as x-ray opaque or x-ray detectable.  Available with colour fillers allowing a range of colours for designers to choose when making material selection.

​Applications

The various TECASON P PPSU grades cover food, industrial &  biocompatible medical applications. Suitable for implants of hip, knee and shoulder & handles of medical devices​. Sterilisation cases & trays, dental & surgical instruments, hot water fittings.

TECASON P PPSU Properties

Long Term Service Temp
Temperature - Long Term Service Temp-50°C to +170°C
Moisture Absorption
Low - Moisture Absorption
UV Stable
Yes - UV Stable
Compressive Strength
Medium - Compressive Strength
Impact Strength
Medium - Impact Strength
Tensile Strength
Medium - Tensile Strength
Coefficient of Friction
High - Coefficient of Friction
Abrasion Resistance
Very Low - Abrasion Resistance
Cost
High - Cost

Product Range

Product TypeIndustry UsageAvailable Products & Notes
TECASON P PPSUIndustrialRod, & Sheet
Some items are manufactured & imported as requested
TECASON P MT PPSUMedical - coloured PartsRod, & Sheet
Orange, Black, Blue, Brown, Green, Grey, Ivory, Red, Yellow
Some items are manufactured & imported as requested
TECASON P MT XRO PPSUMedical - x-ray optical/x-ray detectable/fluoroscopy/radio opacifierRod, & Sheet
Black, Blue, Brown, Green, Grey, Red, Yellow
Some items are manufactured & imported as requested

Suppliers

Ensinger Plastics - Germany

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