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Properties of rubber and TPE (> 20 test methods)

[Elastomere und TPE (> 20 Prüfmethoden)]

EPTIS factsheet 127000 | Last revision 2022-11-09 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts127000 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts127000

PT provider
PT provider DRRR - Deutsches Referenzbüro für Ringversuche und Referenzmaterialien GmbH DRRR - Deutsches Referenzbüro für Ringversuche und Referenzmaterialien GmbH
Based in Germany
Language(s) German/English
Product groups Plastics
Testing fields Environmental conditions
Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Rubber and thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) Density of rubber ISO 2781
Tensile test (specimen S2) ISO 37
Tensile test (specimen S3A) ISO 37
Tensile test ASTM D412
Compression set ISO 815
Adhesion of thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) VDI 2019
Compression set at lower temperature ISO 815-2
Tension set ISO 2285
Glass Transition Temperature (DSC) ISO 11357-2
Tear resistance (Trouser test piece) ISO 34-1
Tear resistance (angle test piece with nick) ISO 34-1
Tear resistance (angle test piece without nick) ISO 34-1
Hardness, Shore A ISO 868
ISO 48-4
ASTM D2240
Hardness, IRHD ISO 48-2 method M
ISO 48-2 method N
Hardness, shore D ISO 48-4
Solvent extract ISO 1407
Abrasion resistance ISO 4649
Rebound resilience ISO 4662
DIN 53512
Viscosity, Mooney ISO 289-1
Mass, increase of (liquid B) ISO 1817
Thermogravimetry (TGA) - black carbon content ISO 11358
Resistance to ozone cracking ISO 1431-1
PV 3305 / PV 3316
Accelerated ageing and heat resistance ISO 188
O-Rings -
Compression Set PV 3330
Tensile test PV 3973
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants Depending on the test method between 8-100 laboratories
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by A2LA (USA) and DAkkS (Germany) on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee 305,00 Euro for each test method
Regularly operated Yes (annually)
Year of first operation 2013
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
DRRR - Deutsches Referenzbüro für Ringversuche und Referenzmaterialien GmbH
Bodmanstraße 4
87435 Kempten

Phone: +49 (0) 831/960 8780
Fax: +49 (0) 831/960 87899
Web: http://www.drrr.de/ http://www.drrr.de/
Mr. Thorsten Helbig
Phone: +49 (0) 831/960 878-77
Fax: +49 (0) 831/960 878-99
Email: thorsten.helbig@drrr.de thorsten.helbig@drrr.de
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Germany, Mr Johannes van de Kreeke. Mr Johannes van de Kreeke.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5