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Vertrel® Dissolves Most Silicones, Leaving a Uniform Coating

Use Vertrel® specialty fluids to Ensure Medical Devices are Clean

Vertrel® specialty fluids can be used to swell medical tubing. Because of its lower surface tension, Vertrel® can penetrate into the polymer matrix, causing the tubing to swell. Because of its fast drying nature, Vertrel® can dissolve most silicones, leaving a uniform coating.


Vertrel® specialty fluids offer the following benefits for Silicone Deposition and Tube Swelling applications:

  • Fast drying
  • Low surface tension
  • Effectively dissolves solvents

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