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Metal Detectable ‘Detectathene’ UHMW-PE

Metal Detectable

This metal detectable UHMWPE, with an extremely high degree of polymerisation, contains a metal detectable additive and offers excellent toughness, impact strength, and wear/abrasion resistance.

Detectable UHMWPE - 'Detectathene' - FDA & EU compliant for food contact. Specifically designed for food factories to use in the food processing and packaging industries. Helping to prevent foreign body contamination.

Low friction material ideal for food processing & transportation.

This is a bespoke product with custom sizes available so please talk to a sales representative for more details.

Typical applications:
  • chain guider elements
  • wear strips
  • funnels
  • rollers
  • bushings
  • corner wear bends
  • idler wheels
From €100.84

 

Detectamet recommend that all our detectable products are tested in the food factory/processing environment that they will be used. We want to help you make your processing environment the safest & most compliant it can be. To support this, we're pleased to provide samples for the vast majority of our Detectable Products.

This metal detectable UHMWPE, with an extremely high degree of polymerisation, contains a metal detectable additive and offers excellent toughness, impact strength, and wear/abrasion resistance.

Detectable UHMWPE - 'Detectathene' - FDA & EU compliant for food contact. Specifically designed for food factories to use in the food processing and packaging industries. Helping to prevent foreign body contamination.

Low friction material ideal for food processing & transportation, with good machining qualities allow for production of more intricate engineering parts.

This is a bespoke product with custom sizes available so please talk to a sales representative for more details.

  • Metal detectable
  • FDA and EU directive 2002/72 EC compliant
  • Excellent release properties
  • Good machining qualities allow for production of more intricate, complex parts
  • Typical applications: chain guider elements, wear strips, funnels, rollers, bushings, corner wear bends, idler wheels
  • Colour: blue
Technical Properties
  • Temperature resistant up to 80 °C (176 °F)
  • Temperature resistant down to -200 °C (-328 °F) - ideal for use in cryogenic environments
  • Shore D Hardness: 15s - Value (SkalaD): 68
  • Abrasion: 120%
  • Coeffecient of Friction: <0.2 μ
More Information
Detection TypeMetal Detectable
Pack Quantity1
Related TermsUHMWPE, Detectable UHMW Sheet, UHMW Plastic Rod, Food Factory UHMW-PE
Dimensions610 x 457 x 10mm (24.01 x 17.99 x 0.39”), 610 x 457 x 50mm (24.01 x 17.99 x 1.96”), Bespoke product with custom sizes available
Catalogue Search Code823

What do you get from Detectamet?

Detectamet’s product range offers you the best in detectability, made from a unique, patented polymer that contains the highest level of detectable additive, without compromising on durability, and manufactured from EU & FDA (Food and Drug Administration) food contact approved materials.

  • Unique polymer - contains highest levels of detectable additive on the market
  • A large selection of products comply with EU and FDA food contact regulations
  • Durable products - minimise risk of breaking and entering the food chain
  • Largest range of detectable products on the market
  • Colours - prevent cross contamination with nine strong, detectable colours available in many products. Blue, black, red, green, yellow, white, purple, orange and pink
  • Bespoke and custom products available on request
  • Branding/sequential numbering with in-house laser engraver/pad printer
  • Free samples available for most products