contact material

contact material

[′kän‚takt mə′tir·ē·əl]
(metallurgy)
A metal having high electrical and thermal conductivity, low contact resistance, minimum sticking or welding tendencies, and high corrosion resistance.
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Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director & CEO: Akira Tanae) has successfully developed CDF-10, a cadmium-free electrical contact material used primarily in vehicles and smartphones with improved sliding wear resistance*1 compared to existing products.
The new rulebook on food contact material enters into force on 1 October.
To assist clients in identifying Bisphenol A in food and food contact material, and to support the quality of food contact materials, Merieux Nutri-Sciences is expanding its services offer to include BPA testing.
Whenever food is placed in contact with another substance there is a risk that chemical from the contact material could migrate into the food.
Based on Arkema's extensive fluoropolymer chemistry, Kynar RX PVDF biopharmaceutical plastics meet ASME BPE standards as a fluid contact material for high purity applications.
Product contact material is T316LSS (S31600/S31603) standard or is available in any higher alloy.
The committee said that such tests could be adapted for toy assessments, but added "food contact material legislation cannot be generally used to assess the risk to children from exposures to CMR in toys .
Lead solder (40% lead in composition) is sometimes used in food contact material, e.
As food contact materials come into contact with the food, molecules can migrate from the food contact material to the food, and because of this, many countries have established regulations and rigorous testing to ensure food safety.
AMI DODUCO, a Technitrol (NYSE:TNL) Company, recently presented a paper at the 53rd IEEE Holm Conference on Electrical Contacts describing its efforts to improve the performance and reliability of contact material as circuit breaker technology continues to evolve.
It is up to the manufacturer of the food contact material to check whether their material releases certain chemicals and to assess whether or not these are likely to impact human health.
But MoTa not only functions as a back contact material.