Proflex® flexible hoses can be used for conveying corrosive fluids and hot or toxic chemical substances, and for transferring liquids and solids within the chemical, pharmaceutical and food industries.
The characteristics and high quality of the materials chosen make them suitable for multiple applications, and the wide range of materials available, including PTFE, FEP, silicon, UPE and EPDM, provide a simple solution to problems caused by corrosion, abrasion and contamination when fluids are conveyed.
All the flexible hoses can be built with over 30 different types of flare-thru or standard fitting, including flanged, threaded, quick coupling, tri-clamp, DIN 11851, DIN 28450, SMS, etc.
The variety of crimped, lined or flare-thru fittings allows you to choose the option that best suits the products conveyed, the working conditions and the application.
The flexible hoses and couplings designed for pharmaceutical and food companies are built in materials that are FDA (Par. 21 177.2600, Par. 21 177.1520, Par. 21 177.1550, 178.3297), U.S. Pharmacopoeia Class VI, European Pharmacopoeia 3.1.9, ISO 10993, European Regulation 1935/2004/EC, Reach, BfR, Italian Ministerial Decree 21.03.73, EN12115 and ATEX compliant.
In accordance with European Directive 2014/68/UE (PED) all flexible hoses are classified both under table VIII (dangerous fluids) and table IX (non-dangerous fluids) and, according to Art. 4, Par. 3, are not required to carry CE marking.