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CONTAINMENT ZONES

Electro-medical Equipment

Materials for Electronic Healthcare Devices

Whether it’s stationary or portable or it’s large or small, electro-medical equipment contains many parts sensitive to the working environment. From mammography machines to handheld ultrasound scanners, your medical equipment needs to be protected from excessive UV rays, electrical interference and extreme temperatures, as well as the harmful effects to the equipment of hospital disinfectants and other chemicals. The expertise available from PolyOne can help you understand which functional materials stand up to harsh medical use conditions so that the equipment can be durable.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Platform for device control identification
  • Access to internal components
  • Chemical resistance from disinfectants

TECHNOLOGIES
RESOURCES
TECHNOLOGIES
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Automated External Defibrillator - Case Study Case Study Custom OnFlex™ TPE made for automated external defibrillator (AED) View
Colorants & Additives for Healthcare - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Essential polymer solutions for critical healthcare applications View
Disinfectant Resistant Housing Materials - White Paper White Paper Increased disinfection protocols to reduce hospital-acquired infections are literally cracking common medical device housing materials - learn how to make sure your materials stand up in this white paper View
Disinfectant Resistant Materials for Healthcare: Trilliant™ HC and Versaflex™ HC TPEs Product Bulletin Properties of Trilliant™ HC and Versaflex™ TPE for disinfectant resistant applications View
How TPEs Can Help Medical and Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Meet Growing Global Demand - White Paper White Paper This whitepaper details how TPEs can be used to meet global demand for healthcare devices and apparatus View
Liquid Medicine Dosing Adapters - Case Study Case Study Liquid dosing adapters from Andwin Scientific created with Dynaflex™ and Synprene™ View
Material Selection for Four Healthcare Environments - White Paper White Paper Find out which materials make sense for your products, no matter where they’re used View
Medical Device Disinfection: How to Prevent Cracking and Crazing Technical Literature Understand the material compatibility with common disinfectants of various materials used in healthcare applications View
Next-Generation TPE Technologies for Medical Devices - White Paper White Paper Medical challenges, TPEs for barrier technologies, soft and clear temperature-resistant TPEs and overmolding View
OnCap™ HC Additives for Healthcare - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Learn about additives are specially formulated to meet material performance requirements in today’s healthcare environments View
OnColor™ HC Plus - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Polymer colorants formulated specifically for healthcare product applications View
Resilience™ HC for Medical Device Housings - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Benefits, properties, and effects of using Resilience™ HC for polymer housings on medical devices View
Resilience™ Healthcare Formulations for Medical Device Housings - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Key characteristics, markets, applications, property retention details and solutions offered of Resilience™ View
Therapy Device - Case Study Case Study Versalloy™ used to provide brand distinction and durability for BiowavePRO® non-invasive neuromodulation system View
Thermoplastic Elastomers in Medical Devices - White Paper White Paper Safety factors, barrier properties and applications of TPEs in medical devices View
Ultrasound Medical Device System - Case Study Case Study Medical device manufacturer avoids disinfectant stress cracking with Resilience™ HC Healthcare Formulations View
Versaflex™ HC TPE For Medical Devices - Application Bulletin (Chinese) Application Bulletin Average peel strength and benefits of Versaflex™ HC TPEs for overmolded medical devices (Chinese language version) View
Versaflex™ HC TPE For Medical Devices - Application Bulletin (English) Application Bulletin Average peel strength and benefits of Versaflex™ HC TPEs for overmolded medical devices (English language version) View
WithStand™ Antimicrobial Solutions - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Technology description, key characteristics, markets and applications View
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