Teknor Apex launches gel-like medical elastomer

ERJ staff report (DS)

Pawtucket, Rhode Island — Teknor Apex has introduced an ultra-soft medical elastomer gel in its Medalist series. Although its properties in service are similar to a gel, the material is supplied in free-flowing pellets and processes on normal equipment. The material is transparent and based on a a standard hydrogenated styrenic block copolymer

Teknor said its latests grade, Medalist MD-447, is so ultra-soft that it could not be measured accurately on the Shore A hardness scale used for other Medalist elastomers, the softest…

To read more,please login or register below.

Register
This is the first step to more free
content, user offers, subscriptions
and more.
Login
Log in here using the Email Address
and Password you signed up with