This low viscosity medical epoxyEP41SMEDhas a handling time of as little as 10-15 minutes and forms resistant bonds to cold sterilants such as EtO and gamma radiation as well as water, oil, and many organic solvents. It fully complies with the testing requirements for USP Class VI biocompatibility. As a medical adhesive, EP41SMED contains no solvents or diluents. It has exceptionally low shrinkage upon cure. Making quick setting and rigid bonds, it offers excellent adhesion to a wide variety of similar and dissimilar substrates. These include metal bonding, glass, ceramics, rubbers, wood, and most plastics. Additionally, It has superior electrical insulation properties.