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Product Characteristics
Typical Materials
Typical Applications
Curbell Plastics has a wide variety of thermoplastic materials to meet the demanding performance requirements of the medical equipment industry.

We recognize that medical device manufacturers require:

  • Strict adherence to FDA and USP Class VI compliance specifications
  • Lot and batch tracability
  • Materials that will stand up to harsh environments including repeated sterilization

We supply plastic sheet, rod, tube, and film materials for medical equipment machine shops and fabricators along with complete lot and batch certifications documenting conformance to specifications. Our ISO 9001:2008 facilities can meet the most stringent quality management documentation requirements.

Curbell Plastics adds value for our medical equipment customers by working with their engineers and fabricators to identify plastic material options for their applications.

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Product Characteristics
  • Withstand repeated sterilization cycles (autoclave, gamma radiation, and ETO)
  • Comply with agency standards including FDA and USP Class VI
  • Meet requirements for lot and batch traceability
  • Toughness and durability
  • Excellent electrical insulating properties
Typical Applications
  • Bearings
  • Bushings
  • Electrical insulators
  • Flexible tubing
  • Housings
  • Implant sizing trials
  • Knobs
  • Leur locks
  • Manifolds
  • Pump components
  • Seals
  • Sterilizable surgical instrument trays
  • Surgical instrument handles
  • Valve components
Please consult with a Curbell Plastics sales representative at 1-888-287-2355 to discuss specific plastic materials and applications for the medical industry or complete our request for quote online form.