Materials Expertise & Industry Approvals

Fully approved sealing materials specific to the oil & gas industry


Trelleborg Sealing Solutions offers a number of industry specific compounds compliant with various national and international standards. A range of elastomer and thermoplastic materials are available which are tested in accordance with NORSOK M-710, IS0 23936-2, ISO 10423 Annex F.1.13.5.2 and Total GS EP PVV 142 specifications.

Elastomer Materials

MaterialDescriptionRapid Gas Decompression (RGD) ResistanceSour Gas ResistanceOperating Temperature
XploR™ HNBR H9T20Standard HNBR NORSOK M-710, Total GS EPPVV 142 NORSOK M-710, ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2-13 °F +320 °F
-25 °C +160 °C
XploR™ HNBR H9T21Low Temp. HNBR NORSOK M-710--40 °F +320 °F
-40 °C +160 °C
XploR™ FKM V9T20Standard FKM NORSOK M-710 NORSOK M-710-4 °F +392 °F
-20 °C +200 °C
XploR™ FKM V9T22Low Temp. FKM NORSOK M-710 NORSOK M-710, ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2-31 °F +392 °F
-35 °C +200 °C
XploR™ FKM V9T82Ultra-Low Temp. FKM NORSOK M-710, Total GS EPPVV 142 NORSOK M-710, ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2-53 °F +401 °F
-47 °C +205 °C
XploR™ FEPM WTT80Aflas® NORSOK M-710-+41 °F +401 °F
+5 °C +205 °C
Isolast® FFKM J9513Fully NORSOK compliant NORSOK M-710 NORSOK M-710, ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2-4 °F +464 °F
-20 °C +240 °C
Isolast® FFKM J9523Low Temp. FFKM NORSOK M-710 NORSOK M-710-40 °F +464 °F
-40 °C +240 °C


PTFE Materials

MaterialDescriptionSour Fluid (FF/HH) Resistance
Turcon® T01Suitable for light duty support rings, back-up rings, and general sealing elements ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® T05Offers gas-tight sealing with long service life NORSOK M-710
Turcon® T07Preferred material for downhole tool service ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® T12Gives very good performance in valve applications NORSOK M-710, ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® T13Superior seal material for linear, rotary and static applications ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® T24Ideal for slow rotation or poorly lubricated applications NORSOK M-710
Turcon® T29Offers excellent performance in rotary or linear applications ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® T42Good for service in hydraulic systems with good dielectric properties ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® T99Preferred compound for dry running or poorly lubricated applications ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® M02For cryogenic applications due to ultra-low temperature resilience ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® M79Excellent rotary seal material for water based applications ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® Q1DMaintains flexibility in cryogenic and low temperature applications ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® Q2JOffers outstanding stability at elevated temperatures ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Turcon® Q2QExcellent HPHT back-up ring material ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2


PEEK Materials

MaterialDescriptionSour Fluid (FF/HH) Resistance
HiMod® 550Standard virgin PEEK NORSOK M-710, ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
HiMod® 914Excellent chemical resistance and good thermal properties ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
HiMod® 924Provides low thermal expansion and high mechanical properties ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
HiMod® 959High strength reinforced PEEK for extrusion resistance ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
HiMod® 960Standard virgin PEEK ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Zurcon® Z43For high pressure and temperature applications ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2
Zurcon® Z431Standard virgin PEEK ISO 10423/API 6A Annex F.1.13.5.2

For a full overview, please download the brochure:
NORSOK M710 Approved Materials (PDF 1.4 MB)

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