Medical Compounds

With our partner Foster Corporation we can offer custom compounds for medical devices, blending medical grade polymers with high performance additives or other polymers to achieve properties specific to each application. Two ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 9001:2008 certified facilities enable expert formulation development and production of compounds using biomedical polymer enhancements including radiopaque fillers, colors and blends, and other specialty additives.

Base polymers used for compounding include:
  • Polyolefins
  • Styrenics
  • Vinyls
  • ABS
  • TPU
  • SBC
  • DVA
  • COPE
  • PEBA
  • Cellulosics
  • Acrylics
  • Nylons
  • Polyesters
  • Acetals
  • Polycarbonates
  • Polysulphones
  • Polyphenyline Sulfides
  • Polyetherimides
  • Liquid Crystal Polymers
  • Polyketones
  • Fluoropolymers
Compounding Platforms

•    Highly Radiopaque Polymers (LoPro® product line)
•    High Flexural Modulus (Nanomed® product line)  
•    Inherently Lubricious Polymers (ProPell™ product line)
•    Foster Antimicrobial Polymers
•    Foster Custom Colored Polymers
•    Implantable Compounds
•    Blends and Alloys 

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