Certifications

Santoprene™ thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPV) hold numerous certifications to meet the industry’s most demanding requirements.

Automotive material approvals

Many Santoprene TPV grades are approved to material specifications developed by automotive manufacturers around the world. For North American manufacturers, these specifications are noted on our OEM Approved Source List. For other regions, please contact our AnswerPersonSM  for more information.

IMDS cross-reference guide

All IMDS records on Santoprene TPV are published, facilitating compliance with the EU directive 2000/53/EG on End of Life Vehicles. Use this document to find the IMDS ID number for each commercially available grade and easily locate information about it in the database.

SAE J2558 line call-outs

Line call-outs based on SAE J2558 can be used as a descriptor for Santoprene TPVs in various automotive applications.

UL listed grades

Global independent safety science company Underwriters Laboratories (UL) has certified numerous Santoprene TPV grades.
 

NSF listed grades

Several Santoprene TPV grades are certified by NSF International for use in drinking water system components and food equipment materials.