Plastic Medical Materials Withstand Sterilization Challenges

Plastic Medical Materials Withstand Sterilization Challenges
Ensinger Inc.
April 2, 2014

The result of successful extrusion trials with a unique healthcare-grade resin from Sabic Innovative Plastics, Ultem HU1004 proves to be tougher than other standard grades of Ultem. The HU1004 grade exhibits reliable resistance to the latest low-temperature hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilization techniques, known as Sterrad sterilization. Independent third-party testing conducted on behalf of Sabic Innovative Plastics revealed significant performance and aesthetic advantages over comparable materials, particularly in ductility and color stability,

Ensinger Inc.
Washington, PA


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