Challenges selecting plastics for medical devices

Challenges selecting plastics for medical devices

First presented at the 2018 Plastics Design & Moulding event, this presentation looks at:

  • The drivers for using plastics in medical devices, and why industry is seeing an increasing use 
  • The challenges manufacturers face when selecting plastics during the medical device design stage
  • The types of plastics used in medical devices
  • Future challenges.

Smithers provides expert support accross the supply chain for medical device companies. We have comprehensive testing capabilities from material analysis to device testing, packaging analysis and distribution testing.

Find out more about our medical device technical consulting services we offer at Smithers.

Download the presentation below:

Smithers-Challenges-Selecting-Plastics-for-Medical-Devices