Plastic Films for Medical Applications
Plastic film for medical applications- options for materials can be somewhat overwhelming and it is important to understand what options are available.
Plastics are available in countless density levels, styles, shapes, and other characteristics, and they can be customized to meet your needs, making the possibilities virtually endless.
Available through PolymerFilms, more than 20 types of plastic films alone are commonly used for medical applications. They include:
- ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene)
- Acrylic (PMMA / Polymethyl Methacrylate)
- APET (Amorphous Polyethylene Terephthalate)
- Blown Polypropylene
- CPP (Cast Polypropylene)
- HDPE (High Density Polyethylene)
- High Performance Films
- HIPS (High Impact Polystyrene)
- LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene)
- PBT (Polybutylene Terephthalate)
- PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate)
- PETG (Polyethylene Terephthalate Glycol)
- Polypropylene (PP)
- PPE (Polyphenylene Ether)
- PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride)
- RPET (Recycled Polyethylene Terephthalate)
- UHMW (Ultra High Molecular Weight)
- Urethane (Polyurethane)
ABS is used for a wide variety of medical devices, including large and small equipment housings, insulin pens, and inhalers. These plastic films are popular choices for medical devices and medical packaging due to their durability, strength, aesthetic appeal, purity, low residual monomers, and consistency.
CPP (Cast Polypropylene)
HIPS (High-Impact Polystyrene)
A versatile and affordable option, HIPS can be used for many general purposes within the medical industry. These plastic films are frequently used for medical-purpose petri dishes, waste canisters, and other general uses.
PBT (Polybutylene Terephthalate)
PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride)
The above is only a small glimpse of how our plastic films can be used for medical applications.
If you’re looking for a plastic film distributor that can provide all of these benefits, look no further than PolymerFilms. Our organization is exclusively a plastic film distributor that serves clients in a wide array of industries, from medical devices and printed electronics to sign and display applications. Our large inventory allows us to provide solutions that cater to our clients’ specific needs, and our knowledgeable team is always happy to provide guidance and expertise. We even have access to in-house conversion equipment, which allows us to convert film products to suit the specific needs of each application. Our five distribution centers are spread throughout North America to ensure fast quotes and turnaround times, along with friendly and personalized service. Visit our website to request a free consultation and see what type of difference a quality plastic film manufacturer can make.