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MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY

YOUR VALUED & TRUSTED PARTNER FOR MEDICAL SOLUTIONS

Resinex is a trusted partner for the medical and pharmaceutical industry.

It has a broad portfolio of unique polymers that are available to meet the requirements of this highly regulated market.

To meet the requirements of this growing market, Resinex has a dedicated and experienced medical and technical team to assist you.

This includes close cooperation during every step of your product development from material selection, Moldflow® simulations and sterilisation suitability.

RESINEX polymer portfolio for medical & healthcare applications:

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ABS MagnumTM
ABS CycolacTMHM
MABS Starex®
EVA Ateva® G
GPPS&HIPS StyronTM
LCP Vectra® MT
PBT Celanex® MT
PBT Arnite®
PC CalibreTM
PC Lexan HPTM
PC/ABS CycoloyTMHC
PC/ABS EmergeTM
PC/PET EmergeTM
PE Sabic® PCG
PE Coming 2021
coPET Safe
PMMA Altuglas®
POM Hostaform®
PP ExxonMobilTM
PP MedcolTM
PP Sabic® PCG
PPS Fortron® MT
TPS-SBC RaplanTM
TPS-SES MegolTM
TPE-E Arnitel®
Antibact.MB Biomaster®

(The product availability may differ in each country based on local Resinex distribution rights.)

Solutions for medical applications

Drug delivery device
Fluids
Labware
Surgical tools & instruments
Home care
Medical device
 
Packaging
 
Regulační

Regulatory

Our medical grades are safe and reliable for medical applications that require ISO 10993, USP Class VI, Pharmacopeia and FDA standards.

Sterilizace

Sterilization

Our medical grades maintain the quality, aesthetics and performance under typical sterilization processes such as EtO, steam and high energy radiation (gamma-ray or e-beam).

Chemická odolnost

Chemical resistance

Our medical grades have excellent chemical resistance properties that can be used in different demanding scenarios.

ABS – MagnumTM MED

Magnum™ MED is produced by a unique mass-polymerization process bringing many benefits:

  • Excellent white base colour
  • Coloration with reduced masterbatch dosage
  • Low volatile content compared to emulsion ABS
  • Significantly wider processing window vs. emulsion ABS

Magnum 8391 MED: Excellent colourability and flowability. High toughness and glossy

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ABS – CycolacTM

  • Excellent aesthetics – high gloss options
  • Good processability and practical impact
  • Flame retardant grades

CycolacTM HMG47MD: General purpose, injection moulding ABS for medical applications.

CycolacTM HMG94MD: Superior flow, injection moulding ABS for thin-wall medical applications.

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MABS – Starex®

Lotte Chemical provides premium quality Starex® MABS that is used in medical devices and equipment housings:

  • Excellent impact strength
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Excellent clarity & transparency

Starex® MR-0500: high modulus transparent ABS

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EVA – Ateva® G

  • Optically transparent, tear and impact resistance
  • Offers flexibility in product design
  • Can be processed at low temperatures
  • Excellent weldability

Ateva® 1081G: VA content 9%, 95 shore A, 43 shore D

Ateva® 1807EG: VA content 18%, 92 shore A, 37 shore D, antioxidant

Ateva® 2803G: VA content 28%, 81 shore A, 28 shore D

Ateva® 2803G-CP: VA content 28%, 81 shore A, 28 shore D

Ateva® 2820AG: VA content 28%, 80 shore A, 22 shore D, easy flow, antioxidant

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GPPS & HIPS – StyronTM MED

Can be used for applications ranging from petri dishes, pipettes, packaging items, housings and enclosures.

Designed for injection moulding applications, the material features high flow and good rigidity. Can be sterilized by Ethylene Oxide (EtO) and shows very good radiation stability when subjected to gamma or e-beam sterilization, even at high doses. It is not recommended to use GPPS in autoclave/steam sterilization methods.

It has undergone biocompatibility testing based to ISO 10993 standards and is suitable for use in approved medical applications. It also complies with United States and European food contact regulations.

StyronTM 2678MED: High flow, good toughness and transparency

StyronTM 2686MED: Good ESCR for extrusion and injection moulding

StyronTM 485: HIPS with FDA approval and with 12month NOC

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LCP – Vectra® MT

  • Service temperature from -190 °C up to 240°C, short term up to 340°C
  • Flash-free injection moulding with high stiffness in thin-wall sections
  • Exceptionally high flowability with a very low heat of fusion (short cycle times possible)
  • Very complex shapes possible
  • Very high tensile strength (to 185 MPa) & tensile modulus (to 30,000 MPa)
  • Inherently flame-retardant
  • Very good resistance to chemicals and oxidation, sterilizable

Vectra® MT 1300: Unfilled LCP

Vectra® MT 1305: Glass fibre filled LCP with high strength and high stiffness

Vectra® MT 1310: Glass fibre filled LCP with high strength and high stiffness

Vectra® MT 1335: Contains glass fibre and PTFE

Vectra® MT 1345: Best overall surface appearance

Vectra® MT 4310: Contains glass fibre. Easy flow

Vectra® MT 4350: Contains mineral filler. Low warp and excellent surface

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PBT – Celanex® MT

  • High dimensional stability with low thermal expansion coefficient and low water absorption
  • High heat resistance, strength, and hardness
  • Very good low-friction and wear resistant properties
  • Good chemical resistance
  • Excellent thermal insulation properties at high temperatures

Celanex® 2401MT: standard flow, unfilled

Celanex® 2402MT: easy flow, unfilled and nucleated

Celanex® 2404MT: standard flow and PTFE modified

Celanex® 2405MT: standard flow and slip modified

Celanex® 2406MT GF20: standard flow with special lubricant and 20% glass fibre content

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PC – CalibreTM and MegaradTM

Trinseo produces medical grade Calibre™ polycarbonate at its Stade production unit in Germany. The production is undertaken in clean room conditions and follows “Good Manufacturing Process”.

Calibre™ 2060 series — suitable for steam and ethylene oxide sterilization

Calibre™ Megarad™ 2080 series — suitable for gamma radiation and electron beam radiation

Calibre™ 5000 series– medical grade compound with 10% or 20% glass fibre

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PC – LexanTM HP

  • Water-clear and colourable
  • Excellent toughness and dimensional stability
  • Clear, flame retardant and high flow/release grades
  • Chlorine, bromine, phosphorous and Teflon® free technologies available

LexanTM HP2REU: Is a high flow polycarbonate (PC) with an MVR (300°C/1.2kg) of 21. Contains mould release.

LexanTM HP3REU: Is a medium flow polycarbonate (PC) with an MVR (300°C/1.2kg) of 12. Contains mould release.

LexanTM HP4REU: Is a medium flow polycarbonate (PC) with an MVR (300°C/1.2kg) of 9. contains mould release.

LexanTM HPS2REU: Is a high flow polycarbonate (PC) with an MVR (300°C/1.2kg) of 17. Contains mould release. Suitable for gamma sterilisation.

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PC/ABS and PC/PET – EmergeTM

The Emerge™ blends have been developed to meet the requirements of medical device and medical housing manufacturers.

Emerge™ 7000 (PC/ABS) series – good flow properties, colourability, UL 94 HB or V0

Emerge™ 9000 (PC/PET) series – chemical resistance, high impact, UL 94 HB or V0

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PC/ABS – CycoloyTM HC

  • Excellent aesthetics colourable and UV stable options
  • Good balance of toughness/flow and chemical resistance
  • Flame-retardant and high flow/release grades

CycoloyTM HC1204HF: High heat PC/ABS blend offering good flow and excellent impact.

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PE – Sabic® PCG

  • Additive-free LDPE resins
  • Wide range of density to help optimize squeezability, ESCR and sterilization conditions
  • Improved sealing properties and tear resistance from unique C6-LLDPE grade offer

Sabic® PCG 3054: HDPE resin commonly used for 2-part syringe plungers. Its high flow allows optimized processing conditions and high production rate. The resin has a good stiffness

Sabic® PCG 453: HDPE typically used for the injection moulding of healthcare packaging, caps and closures and other parts for medical packaging. This grade has a very high impact resistance, even at low temperatures

Sabic® PCG 863: HDPE typically used for flexible packaging, pharmaceuticals and devices and release liners. Film properties have been measured at cast film of 25 μm. Water vapor permeability at 38 °C and 100 % RH per 24 h. Oxygen permeability at 23 °C and 0 % RH per 24 h.

Sabic® PCG 01: LDPE additive-free resin commonly used in SVP containers (ampoule, small bottle) with good squeezability. BFS process

Sabic® PCG 06: LDPE additive-free resin. Typically used for LVP IV bottles using BFS process; sterilizable by autoclaving up to 110°C

Sabic® PCG 09: LDPE solution for caps & closures with excellent flow, flexibility and softness balance

Sabic® PCG 22: LDPE with high flow; high flexibility and softness; typically used in tamper-evident caps and lids

Sabic® PCG 80: LDPE additive-free resin commonly used in SVP containers (ampoule, small bottle) with high squeezability. BFS process

Sabic® PCG 61: LLDPE for film with combined high tear resistance, high impact strength and excellent sealing properties; good optical properties; suitable for lamination; used in blown film

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coPET – Safe

Selenis SAFE copolyesters offer glass-like transparency and high break resistance.They are the ideal solution for thin walled articles like syringes and blood collection tubes.

  • Superior clarity – before and after sterilization
  • Excellent impact resistance
  • Easy processing
  • Faster cycle times
  • Chemical resistance
  • BPA and styrene free

Selenis SAFE FT104 – for thin-walled, transparent applications

Selenis SAFE TT100 – higher productivity due to rapid cooling

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PMMA – Altuglas®

Altuglas® International has produced polymers with outstanding properties and durability for 30 years. Especially developed for disposable single-use devices, the resins offer excellent properties:

  • Brilliant optical properties
  • Chemical resistance
  • Good ESCR

Altuglas® SG 7 — high flow,

Altuglas® SG 10 — good flow, good impact resistance

Altuglas® VS UVT — high UV transmission

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POM – Hostaform® MT

  • Outstanding wear resistance
  • Long-term fatigue resistance
  • Toughness (down to -40 °C) and creep resistance
  • High strength and rigidity over a broad temperature range
  • Excellent resistance to moisture, solvents and strong alkalis
  • Easy processability

Hostaform® MT 8U01: Standard flow, unfilled

Hostaform® MT 8U05: Standard flow, Anti-Counterfeit

Hostaform® MT 8R02: Standard flow with special lubricant

Hostaform® MT 8F01: Standard flow with PTFE modified

Hostaform® MT 12U01: Easy flow, unfilled

Hostaform® MT 12U03: Easy flow, high stiffness and unfilled

Hostaform® MT 12R01: Easy flow with special lubricant

Hostaform® MT 24U01: Very easy flow, unfilled

Hostaform® MT 24F01: Very easy flow, PTFE modified

Hostaform® MT SlideX® 1203: significantly reduces noise, wear or friction in the sliding motion of critical parts. Standard flow with tribological modification

Hostaform® MT SlideX® 2404: significantly reduces noise, wear or friction in the sliding motion of critical parts. Easy flow tribological modification

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PP – ExxonMobilTM

ExxonMobil™ is an experienced producer of polypropylene suitable for injection moulded parts for use in medical devices and drug packaging.

Polypropylene homopolymer grades:

ExxonMobil™ PP1013H1 and

ExxonMobil™ PP1014H1 are specifically designed for the pharmaceutical market and are typically used for medical goods such as

  • Syringes
  • Inhalators and pumps
  • Packaging applications such as boxes, closures and dispensers
  • Laboratory items and diagnostics applications

ExxonMobil™ PP9074MED polypropylene is a random copolymer that exhibits:

  • Good flow properties
  • High clarity

ExxonMobil™ PP9074MED is typically used for diagnostic applications, syringes and similar medical products.

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PP – MedcolTM

MedcolTM brings together a new portfolio of polypropylene (PP) grades designed to serve the healthcare industry in Europe.

MedcolTM grades are produced with a phthalate-free catalyst technology and were tested according to European and US Pharmacopeia standards, adhering to Braskem’s global healthcare protocol and service concepts.

V1070: PP homopolymer for injection moulding with a MFR of 7

V4020: PP random grade made for the Blow-Fill- Seal process (MFR 2), which has higher softness and better processing than the existing grades serving this application.

V4080 and V4081: PP random for the film industry with a MFR of 8.

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PP – Sabic® PCG

  • Ultra-clear PP resin with enhanced transparency for better visual inspection of drug content
  • Peroxide-free PP resins with improved cleanliness and purity
  • High flow grades that enable higher design capability and energy saving opportunity during processing

Sabic® PCG H19: Homopolymer PP. This grade offers a high stiffness combined with good flow properties. Due to its narrow molecular weight distribution, it is typically used by our customers for thin walled, warpage critical applications.

Sabic® PCG R40: Peroxide-free random PP resin with glass-like transparency. Its high flow allows lower energy consumption while maximizing production rate.

Sabic® PCG R40L: Peroxide-free random PP resin with glass-like transparency. Its high flow allows lower energy consumption while maximizing production rate. The grade is lubricated in order to reduce friction.

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PPS – Fortron® MT

  • Service temperature up to 240°C
  • Very good resistance to chemicals and solvents –insoluble in all known solvents below 200°C (392°F)
  • Very hard and rigid with a very low moisture absorption
  • Inherently flame retardant
  • Suitable for lead-free soldering
  • Excellent creep resistance even at elevated temperatures

Fortron® MT 9140L4: standard flow, 40% glass fibre filled

Fortron® MT 9140L6: easy flow, 40% glass fibre filled

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TPS-SEBS and TPS-SBC – MegolTM and RaplanTM

The Megol™ family of TPE compounds offers an ideal combination of properties with the low processing cost of thermoplastics. Megol TM compounds provide a wide range of hot and cold flexibility, UV aging resistance, a wide processing window and excellent soft-touch properties.

Megol™ MED AD series– designed for applications requiring overmoulding onto PC, ABS or PC/ABS

Megol™ MED IP and IF series – designed for standalone injection moulding applications and overmoulding onto polyolefins. IP is translucent and IF is opaque

Megol™ SK IP and IF series – skin-contact grades suitable for applications in which there is non-invasive contact with the patient. IP is translucent and IF is opaque

Raplan™ MED 52 D – a transparent compound that has been developed for drip chamber components and can also be used in a wide variety of similar applications

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Antimicrobial Masterbatch – Biomaster®

Biomaster® is an antimicrobial additive that prevents the growth & spread of microbes (bacteria, moulds, fungi) in-between cleans.

  • Second line of defense, working 24/7
  • Inhibits the growth of bacteria by up to 99.9%
  • Based on silver (or zinc), inorganic molecules
  • - bacteria cannot develop resistance
  • - effective against a wide range of organisms
  • Approved for use against SARS-CoV-2
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