Thermoplastic Rubber Systems Inc. has added a NexPrene-brand line of U.S. Pharmacopoeia XIX Class VI-certified thermoplastic vulcanizates. Available in Shore 40A to 50A, the compounds are an alternative to traditional silicone and latex materials used in medical applications, providing high flow characteristics, easy molding and reduced cycle times, the firm said. Applications include seals, gaskets, medical components, diaphragms and valves. For more information, call 866-289-8737 or 978-425-8940; fax 978-425-8924; or e-mail [email protected]
TRS thermoplastic vulcanizate line targets medical applications
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