Plastics for Medical Use

By: Pacific West Corporation Pty Ltd  07-Sep-2011
Keywords: Plastic Products, Engineering Plastics, Plastic Components

   Pacific West supplies a variety of medical grade plastic products   Our medical grade plastic products are high-purity plastics, designed for the medical, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.  These plastics are pre-qualified biocompatible materials, which have resistance to most common cleaning and sterilization methods and are well suited for production and process equipment in chemically intense instrumentation.  They also offer anti-static performance and resistance to high energy radiation.   The Life Science Grade plastics include the following:   Implantable grade UHME-PE Implantable grade PEEK Acetal Polysulfone Polythermide TYGON flexible tubing Medical Grade PMMA Antimicrobial filled plastics   All of the above plastic products meet FDA and USP class IV requirements.   These specialised thermoplastics will replace existing solutions made of stainless steel, Titanium, glass and ceramics and are lighter in weight.  They also offer better, faster and quieter machining when compared to stainless steel and other similar materials.   Applications for Medical Grade Plastic products:   Pharmaceutical processing and packaging Analytical and diagnostic equipment Surgical instrument components and supplies Dental instruments and supplies Biotechnology and laboratory equipment Biomedical and mechanical parts Humidicribs Medical fittings Custom fittings

Keywords: Engineering Plastics, Industrial Plastics, Plastic Components, Plastic Products, Uhmwpe

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