From wearable patches and drug delivery devices to miniaturized scalpels and drills, to various prosthesis elements, DuPont serves a broad spectrum of medical device applications requiring high-quality, medical-grade materials that are easy to process.
DuPont does more than develop medical-grade, high-performance elastomers, adhesives, resins and thermoplastics that are specially formulated for the rigors of healthcare markets. We also support you in materials research, application development, technology, safety and regulatory compliance – all backed by our global manufacturing and supply strength.
Our dedicated research teams collaborate with manufacturers worldwide to create solutions across a vast array of medical applications – including smart devices that share data between patients and doctors – empowering patients with greater freedom and independence.
Depending on the specific application, our proven range of “Special Control” (SC) and “Premium Control” (PC) grades of engineering plastics balance strength, stiffness and excellent molding characteristics, along with creep resistance, dimensional stability, and other properties needed to drive innovation across multiple healthcare segments.
Whether for drug delivery, monitoring devices or implantables, DuPont™ Liveo™ medical silicone solutions help create more positive patient outcomes through more advanced medical technology.
Building on the power of silicone technology and our application expertise, Liveo™ products address key skin contact challenges.
Liveo™ serves a wide range of specialty medical applications with the strictest biocompatibility and quality requirements.
Liveo™ can help key medical device converters improve their process efficiency and product performance
Injector pen materials making diabetes treatment easier
See how Delrin® acetal and Zytel® nylon resin combine strength with low friction properties for improved patient comfort and more dosing control.
DuPont™ Liveo™ medical-grade silicones enable our customers to expand their product lines in new wearable and specialty medical device applications.
Incorporating low friction for smooth, precise actuation and injection performance
Stiff, yet flexible Hytrel® thermoplastic polyester elastomer provides energy-return design
Delivering high stiffness and creep resistance for injectors, surgical tools and more