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PureHose PF - medical gas hose

PureHose Pf - Plasticiser Free Anti Static PU Medical Gas Hose

For many years the standard construction of hoses for medical gas applications was plasticized PVC with a conductive inner layer. The conductivity was incorporated due to the explosive nature of some of the anaesthetic gasses being used when the product was initially developed.

Things have now evolved, modern anaesthetic gasses are now virtually inert therefore the risk of explosion has been considerably reduced.

This, coupled with a growing concern over the potential vaporisation and subsequent inhalation of phthalates, has resulted in the development of PureHose Pf, a new non-phthalate & PVC free hose. If you are looking for a product that fulfils all the current and future requirements for medical gas hoses, PureHose Pf is that product.

Features and Benefits

  • Designed to be fully compliant with all the most recent specifications and conforms to BS EN ISO 5359:2014 + A1:2011
  • All the materials used are USP VI compliant
  • The raw material used is composed of ingredients which meet the current requirements of the FDA for food contact applications when used in accordance with the requirements and limitations of 21 CFR: 175.105; 177.1680 for repeat use applications only; 177.2600.
  • Does not contain plasticizer of any form & does not work harden
  • Will not expose patients to any potentially harmful phthalate vapours
  • The material is designed to be used in areas that require static dissipation.
  • All the mating surfaces are made from ESD material with a surface resistivity of 1.1E11 Ω/Sq when tested to ASTMD 257.
  • This level is more than sufficient to prevent any risk promoting static build up
  • Superior abrasion resistance & superior operating temperature range
  • Excellent gas barrier properties
  • 100% manufactured in the EU
  • Can be supplied in cut lengths, 30m coils or on 150m drums for cutting down by pendant manufacturers
  • PureHose Pf can also be manufactured with a wipe down cover that contains a slow release antimicrobial agent resistant to many hospital borne bacteria's including MRSA, E.coli, Listeria, Salmonella, Aspergillus Niger and Pseudomonas.
  • For more information on PureHose A-Pf or to purchase PureHose Medical Gas Hose, please contact Medline Scientific on 01865 400321 or visit www.medlinescientific.com

Technical information for use as a guide only. All colours & lengths are subject to stock. Pressure values given are based on the short term burst pressure at 20°C . Any increase in temperature above 20°C will result in a decline in working pressure values.

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