Specialty Consumer Goods
Articles found in the medical and pharmaceutical as well as in the health-care or consumer sector represent the focus of this market segment. Specialized plastics like TPE (thermoplastic elastomer) offer unique and customized properties which fulfill a variety of demands of the injection moulding and extrusion industry.
Plastics developed in this segment are used in highly sensitive applications like the medical area. Manufacturers of tubings, catheters, syringes and other single-use medical goods trust the properties of TPE.
High performing thermoplastic elastomers are used for tubings. Compliance with regulatory requirements and a strict observance of migration profiles are a “must”.
Special surface properties of thermoplastic elastomers allow materials used to improve haptics, look and feel of personal care Articles. Examples here are toothbrushes, razors or other hygiene products.