The Aquaseal® Standard

The Aquaseal® Standard 14 January 2011

Fleetwood- January 2011

YKK is pleased to announce that Aquaseal® meets the full requirements of ISO 12402-7; the severe safety standard for personal flotation devices. Aquaseal® is a light weight waterproof zipper. Combining Vislon® techonology with a seal in between the zipper elements, Aquaseal® allows easy and smooth operation with 100% protection against the elements.

The U.K.A.S accredited facility Fleetwood Testing Laboratory, has concluded that tested Aquaseal® zippers pass all tests as required by ISO 12402-7:2007 table 8. Meeting the rigid exposure tests regarding immersion in diesel, detergent, a salt spray test and accelerated weathering; Aquaseal® can be ideal for waterproof maritime safety equipment like surface abandonment suits.

Should you have any questions about Aquaseal®, please send an email to enquiries@ykkeurope.com or find your local YKK sales office on www.ykkeurope.com