VIP also manufacture hydrophilic gaskets for both our Cast-in and Glued-In profiles
Hydrophilic compounds are designed to swell when they come into contact with water which can close the gap between the gasket faces.
VIP supply Hydrophilic Gasket Types
Type 1 : Hydrophilic cord inserted into a slot in a TSG prior to installation
Type 2 : Hydrophilic strip co-extruded onto an elastomeric TSG
Details TDS size & shape will submit upon request