TOPAS Advanced Polymers, Inc.

Materials

Precisely: TOPAS COC for Diagnostic and Medical Uses - Meet us at MD&M West

Stop by the TOPAS Advanced Polymers booth at this year's MDM West to discuss how our COC material can help solve design issues you're experiencing with medical device and diagnostic applications. Our expert staff can review your project and discuss the particular challenges you face in finding a material that provides the qualities necessary to optimize your product.Â-  Not familiar with...

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Adhesives & Sealants

COC Injection Molding Grade Resin has internal mold release.

Formulated to deliver balance of clarity, flow, and processability, TOPAS 5013L-10 cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) resin is intended for injection molding of components for optical, diagnostic, and microfluidic markets. Heat deflection temperature is 127°C, light transmission is 91%, and melt viscosity permits production of ultrathin light guide plates for displays in mobile devices. Product...

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TOPAS Advanced Polymers to Showcase Extensive Portfolio of Cyclic Olefin Copolymers at K 2013

FLORENCE, Ky. –Â- TOPAS Advanced Polymers will showcase its broad line of cyclic olefin copolymers (COCs) at K 2013, the 19th International Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber Worldwide, which runs Oct. 16-23, in Düsseldorf, Germany. The company will discuss its latest materials and newest applications in Booth 7A05, which will be shared with its parent company, Polyplastics (Tokyo)....

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Adhesives & Sealants

COC Film Grade offer heat stability, robust extrusion performance.

Intended for converters and packagers, TOPAS® 7010F-600 film extrusion grade of cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) features glass transition temperature of 110°C and is typically used in multilayer structures with polyolefins and barrier resins such as polyamide (PA) and ethylene vinyl alcohol (EVOH). Film extrusion resin does not require pre-drying and can be run on blown film systems...

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Insulet's Tubeless, Wireless Insulin Pump Features TOPAS® Cyclic Olefin Copolymer
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Insulet's Tubeless, Wireless Insulin Pump Features TOPAS® Cyclic Olefin Copolymer

Insert Molded Plunger Delivers Drug Compatibility and Dimensional Stability in Breakthrough Device for Diabetes Treatment FLORENCE, Ky. – The industry's first tubeless and wireless insulin pump, recently upgraded by developer Insulet Corp., Bedford, Mass., features an insert molded Plunger made of TOPAS® cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) from TOPAS Advanced Polymers. The next-generation...

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Sodick Plustech to Mold Nypro Syringes Made of TOPAS® COC at NPE 2012

Sodick Plustech to Mold Nypro Syringes Made of TOPAS® COC at NPE 2012

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., January 30, 2012 - Sodick Plustech, Schaumburg, Ill., a leading manufacturer of high-precision injection molding machinery, will showcase its V-Line two-stage plunger system at NPE 2012: The International Plastics Showcase, April 1-5, 2012, at the Orlando County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. At the booth, the company (Booth #363), will use the unique system to mold a...

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Materials

TOPAS Advanced Polymers' Cyclic Olefin Copolymer (COC) Elastomer Earns FDA Food Contact Notification

FLORENCE, Ky., September 27, 2011 - TOPAS Advanced Polymers has received Food Contact Notification (FCN) #1104 from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its TOPAS® Elastomer E-140 cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) elastomer for use in aqueous, acidic, dry (with no free surface fat or oil), and low-alcohol (up to 15% alcohol) food-contact applications under FDA's Conditions of Use C...

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Cyclic Olefin Copolymer/Polyolefin Blends deliver high heat deflection.

Suited for medical, electrical/electronics, and high-performance films, TOPASBLEND(TM) 14-001, 15-001, and 16-001 provide heat deflection temperatures of 140, 150, and 160°C, respectively. Products offer creep resistance while minimizing warpage and water transmission, and can be processed by standard methods including injection molding and extrusion. Blends withstand repeated steam...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Injection Molding Grade offers high heat resistance.

TOPAS® 6013M-07 cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) grade features heat distortion temperature of 130°C. Compliant with USP Class VI requirements for medical use, it also meets ISO 10993 requirements for biocompatibility, as well as U.S. FDA food-contact regulations. It features clarity for mono- and multi-layer barrier bottles for medical and food industries along with non-barrier uses...

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