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XIAMETER® Silicones Simplified - from Dow Corning

XIAMETER® OFX-5211 SUPERWETTING AGENT

Description

Is chemically equivalent to DOW CORNING® Q2-5211 SUPERWETTING AGENT .

Low molecular weight nonionic silicone polyether surfactant.

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Typical Properties

*These values are typical properties and are not intended for use in preparing specifications.

  • Color
    • Amber
    • Clear
  • Flash Point, Closed Cup > 101 Deg C
  • Kinetic / Kinematic Viscosity = 40 Centistokes
  • Shelf Life = 720 Days
  • Solids Content = 100 %

 

Characteristics

*These values are typical properties and are not intended for use in preparing specifications.

General Properties :

  • Wetting - Best
 

Regulations

  • United States Regulations
    • EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
      • 40 CFR 180.910

 

Food Regulations

*For further details on the suitability of this product for food contact applications, please refer to the Food Regulatory Profile.

United States FDA Regulations
  • This product shall meet the requirements of the E.P.A. regulation "Code of Federal Regulations 40 CFR" concerning "Tolerances and Exemption from Tolerances for Pesticide Chemicals in or on Raw Agricultural Commodities" under Section 180.910: "Inert ingredients used pre- and post-harvest; exemptions from the requirement of a tolerance." (Prior to April 28th 2004 this was section 180.1001(c))
  • This product has been assessed and does not comply with any US FDA food contact regulations.
European Union Food Regulations
  • This product can NOT be used in compliance with Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 of 14 January 2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, as last amended with Regulation (EU) No 1416/2016.
  • This product can be used in compliance with Swiss Ordinance of the FDHA on Materials and Articles (RS 817.023.21) of 23 November 2005, Section 8b on Packaging Inks. All substances present in this product are listed on Annex 6 Part A or Part B.
  • This product can NOT be used in compliance with German BfR Recommendation XV on Silicone for food contact (BfR-Empfehlungen XV zu Silicone).
  • > None of the substances present in this product is currently subject to specification or restriction
  • Dow Corning product ranges do not constitute “Materials or Articles” as they should be understood under the terms of Regulation (EC) No 2023/2006. Instead they are considered “Starting Materials”. However this product is produced according to our quality management systems, and certified under ISO 9001 Standard. Please visit CES – Silicones Europe website (www.silicones.eu/silicones-uses/silicones-in-food) for further information.
  • Compliance with the general requirements laid down in Framework Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004 of 27 October 2004 on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, remains the responsibility of both the manufacturer of finished food contact mate rials or articles as well as the industrial food packer. This Regulatory Information Sheet should be considered solely as supporting information for such 'manufacturers/food packers’ compliance assessment.

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