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Chemical compatibility   

 

A lot of products are susceptible to various liquids and gasses in their application, which can lead to rapid degradation or mal-functioning of the device. Our Chemical Compatibility Service supports you in selecting “first time right” sustainable materials in your product design and development cycle(s) based on risk assessment, materials & product testing, and if desired, finding the route cause of the failures. All insights are gathered in an up-to-date database.

The basis for this service is a structured approach comprising of: optimized test set-ups and protocols, extensive testing and collecting the gathered insights in a up-to-date user-friendly database.
 

The activities can consist of various phases:
 

  • Materials break down of the product/components and their requirements in the various applications.
  • Identification and categorizing of the chemicals that come into contact with the materials in the product.
  • Risk assessment
  • Test protocol and (chemical) testing
  • Reporting and database management

 

Your benefits:
One stop shop that supports you in testing and selecting viable materials and alternatives that are applied in an (aggressive) chemical environment.

Your technical contact

Marcel Verheijen 
Senior Technologist Advanced Imaging 
Phone: +31 6 21 17 42 27
m.a.verheijen@philips.com

Your general contact

Ben Broers
Business Development Manager
Phone: +31 40 27 48883
b.m.f.broers@philips.com