Two Component Epoxy Formulated for Food Applications

Room temperature curing, two part epoxy adhesive, sealant and coating EP42HT-2FG was designed to meet the needs of the food industry. This compound has been tested and certified to meet the stringent requirements of FDA CFR 175.300. Additionally, it was found to meet the toxicological requirements of the NSF/ANSI 51 (2009) Standard for Food Equipment Materials as defined in section 4.1.

Master Bond EP42HT-2FG

Master Bond EP42HT-2FG has excellent bond strength to similar and dissimilar substrates including many plastics, metals, and rubber common to the manufacturing of food service equipment. It has a tensile strength > 12,000 psi, a lap shear strength of > 2,000 psi and a tensile modulus of 450,000 psi. EP42HT-2FG has superior resistance to exposure to boiling water, radiation, steam and frozen storage conditions. This product is also resistant to fats, oils, acids, alkalis and many solvents. It can be used as a coating on storage tanks, bins, hoppers and other containment vessels. It has a low viscosity and is easy to apply. EP42HT-2FG contains no solvents or diluents. It is serviceable from -60°F to 450°F.

Master Bond EP42HT-2FG has a mix ratio of 100 to 30 by weight. The recommended cure schedule is 3-4 hours at 150-200°F or alternatively overnight at room temperature followed by 2-3 hours at 150-200°F. It is essential that the end-user consult their own legal and technical experts and perform their own testing as needed to ensure the product will perform as expected under field service conditions.

Polymer Compounds for the Food Processing Industry

Master Bond offers a wide range of adhesives, sealants, coatings, potting and encapsulation compounds for the food processing industry. These outstanding compounds feature:

  • Excellent resistance to chemicals
  • Capability of withstanding extreme conditions
  • Resistance to steam, radiation and frozen storage conditions
  • Convenient handling

Cutting Edge Formulations

  The Master Bond product line consists of advanced epoxies, silicones, polyurethanes, polysulfides, UV/LED cures and other specialty systems. Each compound is designed to meet specific application requirements. Master Bond's environmentally friendly systems are available in convenient packaging from small to large sizes.

Outstanding Technical Support

With years of experience in technical support, the Master Bond team will be able to assess your application and recommend the most suitable polymer system to meet your specifications. Master Bond will continue to guide you throughout the design, prototype and manufacturing process. Master Bond offers replacements for discontinued products.

Latest Technological Advancements

As a worldwide manufacturer of polymer compounds, Master Bond is continuously working with universities and R&D labs to improve product performance. Master Bond products are designed to maximize productivity, reduce waste, save energy and for dependable, long term durability.

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