ECO BRASS® C69300 is a high-performance, lead-free brass. ECO BRASS C69300 lead-free and compliant with the Federal Drinking Water Act. It comes in hexagon, round, and other shaped brass rods and brass bars. It’s a great replacement for leaded fittings and its corrosion resistance properties make it an excellent solution for water supply and plumbing applications.
ECO BRASS C69300 has excellent dezincification corrosion resistance and excellent stress corrosion cracking resistance. ECO BRASS C69300 is corrosion-resistant to chemicals found in water and gas. ECO BRASS C69300 has high strength equivalent to stainless steel. ECO BRASS C69300 also has good machinability, excellent hot forgeability, easily accepts solder and brazing, and has excellent polishing and plating capabilities.
ECO BRASS C69300 also meets the U.S. EPA standards for antimicrobial performance which kills Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella choleraesuis, Mycobacterium bovis (BCG), Clostridium difficile, and viruses. Therefore, it can be used as an antimicrobial touch surface in homes and health care facilities.