Food, Pharmaceutical and Medical
We understand that the challenges faced for food, pharmaceutical and medical sealing solutions can be unique and must meet a multitude of industry standards. The potential risk to human health and value of food and pharmaceutical APIs mean batch losses and downtime cannot happen.
Certified Sealing Solutions
Our expertise across the food, pharmaceutical and medical industries means that we can deliver sealing products and services which meet all of the recommended certifications and requirements for your application.
With food, pharmaceutical and medical sealing, materials need to demonstrate a broad chemical compatibility profile, high temperature resistance, abrasion resistance and the capability to withstand aggressive cleaning regimes.
FTL Technology moulds components from materials which are certified and compliant with various industry standards, including:
FDA: Food and Drug Standards
ATEX: Explosive atmospheres consisting of fire or explosion
3A Sanitary Standard 18-03: Sanitary compounds
WRAS: Water Regulations Advisory Scheme
EC 1935-2004/ EC 2023-2006: Food Contact Materials - Health of consumer
Unique challenges and solutions
We offer an extensive product range for a number of different applications within the food, pharmaceutical and medical industries alone. Here at FTL Technology we also understand the need for a sealing solution tailored to the precise nature of your problem.
Working collaboratively with customers, our engineers can design custom parts and sealing solutions to satisfy requirements specific to applications in these demanding industries, optimising your operations and safeguarding your consumers.
Need advice from our experts?
Our team of engineering experts can advise on where best to start with your application requirements. We offer comprehensive support and services to aid you in finding the perfect solution for your sealing needs from consultancy to custom designs.
Contact our food, pharma and medical sealing experts to discuss your requirements, or start a discussion online via live chat.
Products for Food and Pharmaceutical
Explore our range of products page to see the full range
AH Type 2 MECO Seal
The MECO AH Type-2 model is the best choice for fitting a split seal in limited space on small to large shaft diameters. The configuration is a double mechanical seal
EA Type-1 MECO Seal
The MECO EA Type-1 fully-split seal model is a great selection when sealing wet slurries. The fully-split configuration uses an elastomer drive to rotate two hardened stainless steel seal faces
EA Type 2 MECO Seal
The MECO EA Type-2 model is the best choice in many sealing applications for low to moderate shaft speeds on small to very large shaft diameters. The EA Type-2 uses
EP Type 1 MECO Seal
The MECO EP Type-1 seal model is the best choice in wet sealing technology on moderate to very large shaft diameters entering the vessel from any direction. The fully-split configuration
EP Type 2 MECO Seal
The MECO EP Type-2 model is the best choice for many sealing applications with low to medium-high shaft speeds, on small to large shaft diameters. The configuration is a double
EP Type 3 MECO Seal
The MECO EP Type 3 model is the best choice in split sealing technology for horizontal dryers and reactors in vacuum service. The configuration is a double mechanical seal, using
HB MECO Seal
The HB MECO seal model is a full-contact, soft-face mechanical shaft seal, using an elastomer drive to rotate bearing-grade, synthetic seal faces against fixed, stainless steel seal faces. The various seal
HC MECO Seal
The MECO HC seal model is the best air-free choice in sealing technology for screw conveyors . The HC model is a full-contact, soft-face mechanical shaft seal, using an elastomer
MB MECO Seal
The MECO-MB seal model is an elastomer driven, contacting face seal designed to fit inside of an existing stuffing box. It is not available in a split configuration. It is
MECO Seals for ATEX Applications
ATEX is a series of explosion prevention standards, codified in EN 94/9/EC, to which equipment manufacturers must conform, in order to place machinery in service in Europe in potentially explosive
MECO Seal Products
FTL Technology supply a wide range of split and unsplit mechanical shaft seals, precision manufactured by MECO. Designed specifically for use in rotating process machinery including, mixer seals, dryer seals, conveyor
OFS Type 1 MECO Seal
The MECO OFS Type-1 seal is frequently the best, fully-split seal for vacuum, low pressure, and abrasive applications. The design tolerates both runout and thermal growth at moderate speeds. The
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