WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, USA: Heraeus Precious Metals, a world leader in industrial precious specialty metals and technology, announced that its Celcion material system – including a dielectric, conductor, and solder mask – has been certified and received recognition status by Underwriter Laboratories (UL®, a global, independent, and non-profit product safety testing and certification organization.
“UL’s recognition gives customers the assurance that our Celcion material system meets the stringent safety and performance requirements of thermal circuit technology,” said Mark Challingsworth, Technology director, within Heraeus Precious Metals’ Electronics Materials Division - Business Unit Circuits & Components.
“Passing the certification test and meeting UL’s industry standard for flammability testing is the ultimate seal of approval. Knowing that the system has passed UL’s stringent testing; our customers can feel confident using the Celcion system in their LED thermal substrate applications.”
As a result of the successful completion of testing by UL, Heraeus Celcion has proven reliable, safe and as a highly effective alternative to traditional metal core printed circuit board (MCPCB) manufacturing. Heraeus Celcion® passed some of the most rigorous tests in the industry to gain UL’s recognitions, including:
* Recognition of Materials for use in fabricating UL recognized printed wiring boards.
* Recognition for Solder Resist for physical, electrical, flammability, thermal, and other properties of the materials.