Innovative ePTFE material for greater flexibility and strength in medical tubing

Using a special manufacturing process, PTFE tubes have been developed for applications in the medical & life science sector, such as endoscopy, surgery, sensor and analysis technology, which meet the special requirements of maximum flexibility and bend resistance in medical devices.

Medical & Life Science

Manufacturing of Innovative Solutions for Medical and Life Science

The medical field is facing increasingly complex challenges, and legal requirements are becoming more stringent.
As a systems partner certified in accordance with ISO 13485, ElringKlinger Engineered Plastics develops custom-made, innovative engineering solutions from high-performance plastics for medical and laboratory technology—from the idea to the finished medical device.
Our products are characterized by their reliability and safety for patients and comply with the industry’s strict standards of cleanliness. The products are manufactured under controlled conditions in an area measuring 1000 m² and in a Class 8 cleanroom.

Essential Advantages:

Not only can high-performance plastics be designed with exactly the required properties, they also offer precisely those advantages that prove decisive in medical technology:

  • Autoclavable
  • EtO sterilizable
  • UV-resistant
  • Radiopaque
  • Antimicrobial
  • Antiadhesive
  • Breathable
  • Biocompatible
  • Physiologically harmless
  • Chemical-resistant