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Detectable SiliconeDetectasil®
Detectable Silicone Sealant

Detectable Silicone RTV Sealant

Detectasil® from Detectamet is a detectable silicone mastic that can be 'seen' and rejected by metal and X-ray detection systems in the food industry. The sealant can be used in structural fitting and equipment installation and reduces the risk of undetected foreign body contamination of food products.

Available in white or blue, and the 310ml tube fits industry standard applicators. The detectable additive also tastes nasty to rodents and deters them from eating the sealant after application.

It has good performance and can be applied in temperatures from + 5°C to + 50°C, and when cured it will operate at Service Temperatures of - 30°C to + 150°C.

Detectasil® is Neutral Cure, which offeres better adhesive properties for a greater number of materials including PVC-U, most other plastics, glass, aluminium, lead, stone and masonry, and Polycarbonate.

Unopened Detectasil® will store for 12 months, and will have a long service life.

  • Detectable by standard metal and X-ray detection systems
  • Designed for use in temperatures from -30°C to +150°C
  • Service Temperatures of - 30°C to + 150°C
  • Unpalatable to rodents
  • Neutral Cure
  • Designed for use with a standard applicator gun
  • Suitable applications include windows & doors, wall panels, machinery, finishing, basins and other sanitary ware.
  • Colours available: Blue & White (other colours available on request subject to minimum oreder quantities).

Detectasil sealant is not intended to be used in situations where direct contact with food is expected. Therefore. not all components used in the formulation of the silicone sealant are specifically approved for use in food contact materials under European and other international food contact regulations associated with siloxane products. The metal and X-ray detectable additive in Detectasil. present to prevent unintended contamination of food with the sealant, is included in the Union list of permitted substances for plastic food contact materials as detailed in EU Regulation 10/2011 and is also a permitted food additive.

Please contact our Sales Office on Tel +44 (0) 1759 304200 or email sales@detectamet.com for further information.

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Disclaimer: Detectamet recommend all products be tested in your environment to ascertain suitability and detection levels as this will vary in individual environments. How Detectable Are We. Information is supplied in good faith and without warranty. Detectamet products are not suitable for use in a microwave.