Pierce Seal Foil PS 9095-10107

Pierce Seal Foil PS 9095-10107

Pierce Seal Foil PS 9095-10107

A pierceable high grade foil with good solvent resistance including DMSO, easy sealing surface identification with multiple sealing and resealing properties. The seal is peel-able Polystyrene only and pierceable. foil seal with easy sealing surface identification and high solvent resistance including DMSO. The film is non-peel-able, pierceable and re-sealing is permissible.

9095-10107-078LR** StdLabRoll1 roll610M x 78mm
9095-10107-078SR** SterileLabRoll1 roll610M x 78mm
9095-10107-115LR*** VII StdLabRoll1 roll500M x 115mm
9095-10107-115SR*** Sterile VIILabRoll1 roll500M x 115mm
9095-10107-078LS* StdLabSheet100 sheets125mm x 78mm
9095-10107-078SS* SterileLabSheet100 sheets125mm x 78mm
9095-10107-078TRTrialLabRoll1 roll5M x 78mm
9095-10107-115TRTrialLabRoll1 roll5M x 115mm
9095-10107-078TSTrialLabSheet5 sheets125mm x 78mm

Polypropylene (PP), Polystyrene (PS).

PCR low temperature compound storage, short term room temperature compound storage.

Store in a cool place. Avoid direct exposure to sunlight. It is recommended to use the seals within three years from date of purchase. Three years when stored at 21˚C (70˚F), 50% relative humidity, out of direct sunlight, in original packaging.

Temperature range -20˚C to 110˚C.

Temperature and Dwell Time: 175˚C, 2 seconds Recommended sealing
Equipment: * Efly, Kseal, 4s2 ** Wasp, ThermoALPS300/3000, Kube, Flexiseal,
Chameleon, REMP (PHS) *** Agilent VII Plateloc, REMP (LHS/SHS).


Visual Description

Metallic reflective foil, with both sides appearing very similar. Printed line denotes upper surface.

Physical Properties
Very flexible foil, not easily creased. Temperature Range: -20˚C to 110˚C.


Mass Loss

Confirming the materials ability to resist high temperatures. Results: Pass.
Details: Mass loss of solution evaluated after 30 cycles of 3 step PCR Programme. Equipment: ABI Thermocycler, Precision Balance.

Measuring the force required to push a standardised needle through the material via compression measuring equipment. Results: Pass.
Details 5 tests run using a standardised needle, ensuring that less than 10N is required to pierce the surface & access the wells. Test Value = 7.22N. Equipment Instron 3343 Tensometer.

Burst Testing
Determining the materials adhesion to the plate. Results Pass.
Details Microplates are sealed and tested under pressure. Tests passed once achieved 2 bar of pressure or greater. Equipment Miniburst 5.

Measuring the materials permanence of adhesion & its ability to be removed, via extension measuring equipment. Results: Pass.
Details Cohesive Failure, Adhesive Transfer, Material tear & Successful Peel are measured & recorded after a 180˚ peel test. Equipment Instron 3343 Tensometer.

Low Temperature Seal Test
Confirming the materials ability to resist low temperatures. Results: Pass.
Details: Microplates are sealed at specified low temperatures & subjected to a series of tests to substantiate seal integrity. Equipment: Laboratory Cold storage unit.

Evaluating the materials resistance to solvents (DMSO used as an aggressive standard) Results: N/A.
Details Sealed plate is subjected to a high concentration of DMSO for a time period at low temperatures after which seal damage & volume loss are determined. Equipment Laboratory Cold storage unit, DMSO solution.

Plate Types, Sealing Temp. Time Settings
Polypropylene(PP), Polystyrene (PS).
Temperature and Dwell Time: 175˚C, 2 seconds.

QC testing is carried out to ensure that products are free from nucleases (DNases & RNases) as well as human genomic DNA. Although every effort is made, including cleanroom manufacture, to maintain this level of cleanliness, best laboratory practice with regards to duplicate testing should be followed.

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