Ixef® GS-1022 is a 50% glass-fiber reinforced grade of polyarylamide (PARA) available in several colors. Parts molded from these colored resins can withstand high-energy gamma radiation without significant change in appearance and physical properties. Ixef® GS-1022 resins demonstrate no evidence of cytotoxicity, sensitization, intracutaneous reactivity or acute systemic toxicity, based on biocompatibility testing as defined by ISO 10993-1. This resin offers superior strength and stiffness combined with outstanding surface gloss and exceptional flow and is well suited for medical applications, such as single use surgical instruments and structural device housings, and applications in food service equipment. Colors available: - Brown: GS-1022 BN01

Identity

  • Global Business Unit
    Specialty Polymers
  • Brand
    IXEF® PARA
  • Synonyms
    PARA

Markets

Segments Applications
Medical Devices Consumables for Patients | Dental devices | Wearable Devices | Orthopaedics
Medical Equipment & Instruments Re-usable devices & instruments | Single-use devices & instruments | Surgical cases & trays | Sterilization (sterilization cases & trays) | Diagnostic, treatment & monitoring equipment | Medical Equipment (no instruments)

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Specialty Polymers Polyamides, Aromatic Polyarylamide

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
  • Latin America

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