MD&M West 2019


5 - 7 Feb 2019
Anaheim Convention Center | Anaheim, CA
mdmwest.mddionline.com

Clariant MEVOPUR® Additive Technology Facilitates Laser Welding of Medical Devices

ClariantClariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is exhibiting at MD&M West 2019 and displaying medical devices and components made of new MEVOPUR polymer materials formulated to improve laser-welding performance. The medical design and manufacturing tradeshow is taking place February 5-7, 2019, in Anaheim, CA. Clariant is exhibiting in Booth 2049.

Clariant Limits Risk of Hydrolytic Degradation of Radiopaque Polymers Used in Catheters 

Combining formulation skills allow laser absorbing / transmitting in a range of polymers/colors. (Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is introducing new polymer compounds specially formulated to limit or even eliminate hydrolytic degradation, which is known to affect certain materials commonly used in catheters. Offered under the MEVOPUR brand name, the new resins are being presented for the first time at the MD&M West tradeshow taking place February 5-7, 2019, in Anaheim, CA. Clariant is exhibiting in Booth 2049.

Clariant MEVOPUR® Medical Compounding Plants Certified Compliant with New ISO 13485 Standard 

Lewiston medical compounding site with “all polymer” capability. (Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announces that its recently expanded facility in Lewiston Maine, and two other sites in Malmo, Sweden, and Singapore, have been certified to the stringent new quality standard for makers of plastic medical devices. The plants produce specialized polymer compounds and masterbatches offered for medical applications under the MEVOPUR brand.