Styron 2678 MED Polystyrene Resin
ISO 10993-Compliant for Packaging, Devices & Housings
Trinseo, Horgen, Switzerland, manufacturer of plastics, latex binders and synthetic rubber, is introducing a general purpose polystyrene (GPPS) specifically for the medical devices market. Styron 2678 MED Polystyrene Resin offers the versatility of polystyrene with the added assurance for the medical market of ISO 10993 compliance and an extended notification of change.
Styron 2678 MED Polystyrene Resins can be used for a variety of medical device applications including clear packaging, diagnostic components, petri dishes and housings for test kits. Highlights of the resin material include excellent transparency (approx. 90% transmission), stiffness, rigidity and heat resistance. Properties supporting medical device applications include biocompatibility, sterilization stability, and chemical resistance to fight infection. The material may also be processed further with secondary operations such as solvent bonding, welding and laser marking, typical for medical devices.
Trinseo Europe GmbH
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