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Our material experts guide you through performance plastics properties, application challenges, product highlights, demos, and more

How do high temperatures impact the chemical resistance of a plastic material? What are the advantage of silicone-free materials for orthotics and prosthetics? And are you inadvertently contributing to part failure through your cleaning methods?

Discover all this and more as our plastic materials experts decode the world of performance plastics and the challenging environments in which they often provide advantages over other materials. Watch our videos for bite-sized, practical insight you can use in your next application.

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Temperature and Chemical Resistance of Plastics

Explore heat’s impact on absorption, property loss, and more.

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Length of Exposure and Chemical Resistance of Plastics

How can cleaning chemicals cause a part to fail? Here, timing is everything.

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Stress and Chemical Resistance of Plastics

Learn how internal and external stresses can lead to part downtime.

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Concentration and Chemical Resistance of Plastics

Higher-concentration chemicals can cause plastic property loss — here’s why.

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Advantages of Silicone Free
OP-TEK® Flex Comfort

Silicone Free EVA material that offers consistent wall thickness, and will not cold flow or discolor.

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Seaming Characteristics of 
OP-TEK® Flex Comfort

OP-TEK® Flex Comfort is an EVA sheet for inner liners with excellent seaming characteristics.

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OP-TEK® Flex BiLam
For Comfort and Aesthetics

Laminated material with black outer layer offers added comfort and improved aesthetics for patients wearing carbon socket frames.

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C-TEK® RW™ Demo - Fast Roller Wrap Change

C-TEK® RW™. A proprietary adhesive-coated plastic film that acts as a disposable protective surface for metal wheels and rollers.

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