Product News: Chemicals & Chemical Processing
Engineered TPEs are available in medical grade versions.
Press Release Summary:
March 27, 2014 - Able to be processed by injection molding, extrusion, coating, and blow molding, medical grade engineered TPEs (thermoplastic elastomers) are available in Shore Hardness range of 35A to 74D and offer soft, flexible feel. These FDA-compliant TPEs can be used on their own or overmolded to provide tactile or functional features on components molded from other polymers, such as PP, PE, ABS, PC, SMMA, POM, and Nylon.
Original Press Release
APS Elastomers Provides Medical Grade Engineered TPEs
Press release date: March 25, 2014
With ongoing product innovation TPEs continue to replace traditional elastomers and thermoplastics in a variety of medical applications- making them a cost-effective alternative to natural rubber and silicone. Available in Shore Hardness range of 35A to 74D, the high performance and versatile TPE material can be used on their own or overmolded to provide tactile or functional features on components molded from other polymers such as PP, PE, ABS, PC, SMMA, POM, and Nylon.
For more information on medical grade TPEs, as well as other grades for your unique applications, contact APS Elastomers Marketing Department. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.apstpe.com