Properties of Teflon: FDA Conforming

Properties of Teflon: FDA Conforming

May 20th 2014

Teflon™ industrial coatings are highly durable and long lasting performance coatings that have a distinct application process and qualities that offer solutions in a variety of industrial markets. This series of blogs will highlight one of these inherent properties of Teflon coatings and how these properties can solve a variety of problems.

FDA Conforming: Many Teflon™ industrial coatings are approved for food contact by the Food and Drug Administration. These specific designated Teflon coatings can be used for direct food contact according to the regulations of 21CFR. Check a coating’s fact sheet to see if it is FDA compliant. All Teflon coating families have FDA conforming options, but in situations that require a primer and topcoat, both coatings require FDA conformance.

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