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Thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs)

Materials solutions provider Trinseo will introduce its portfolio of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) for medical devices at MD&M West and Pharmapack, along with its rigid plastics offering. Read more

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Plastic materials are electrical insulators by their own nature. This feature is usually a positive in most applications but it can generate problems when the final product undergoes rubbing stress. Read more

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A medical compounds company will expand its thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) compounds range for healthcare and other applications. Read more

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PolyOne has announced the opening of a new thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) production line at its Pune facility in India, as well as a technology centre for new and existing R&D activities. Read more

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A new series of medical-grade thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) for peristaltic pump tubing has been released by Teknor Apex Company. Read more

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Alison Schweda, principal scientist for extractables and leachables chemistry will give an overview on determining the compatibility of elastomer products for pharmaceutical and medical device packaging at the 2018 Thermoplastic Elastomers US Summit. Read more

North America

Teknor Apex will introduce new medical-grade thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) at NPE2018, later this year. Read more

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Custom compounds producer Teknor Apex iwill introduce its new thermoplastic elastomers at MD&M West 2018. Read more

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Polymer science company, DuPont Performance materials is showcasing the filament form of its high-performance materials for 3D printing at the Additive Manufacturing Users Group Conference. Read more

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New therapy uses plasma and electrodes to promote wound healing Read more

Devices

Peter M Galland and Ross Van Royen, Teknor Apex Company, discuss the challenges in compounding medical polymers Read more

Opinion

Emerging technologies and materials that provide improvements for medical device manufacturer are crucial in medtech. These five things are the ones to look out for in the medical plastics sector of 2016 Read more

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