2. Elkem Silicones
Elkem Silicones is touting its expanded implant offerings, low consistency elastomers and adhesives at MD&M West this year. The company currently offers a full range of high consistency rubbers that are designed to be used in long-term implantable compression molding and extrusion applications.
The new implant offerings come in a 20 to 80 ShA hardness range and are supported by device Master Files filed with the FDA. They are also packaged in certified and accredited ISO 8 and ISO 7 cleanrooms.
Elkem Silicones will also showcase its Silbione Biomedical low consistency elastomers designed for drug delivery applications. The elastomers come in 25 to 40 ShA hardness range and are supported by Drug Master Files with the FDA.
The company’s Silbione Soft Skin Adhesives will be on display as well. They are biocompatible gels the offer non-irritating adhesion to skin.