PVC compounds for medical applications

Mehta, Paresh A.
February 2013
Popular Plastics & Packaging;Feb2013, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p24
Trade Publication
The article offers information on polyvinyl chloride (PVC) compounds and their medical applications. An overview of the features and advantages of PVC which makes it an ideal commodity plastic material is provided. Some properties of PVC that make it versatile include mixes well with various other substances, flexibility and elasticity. The applications of PVC in the medical market include near infinite formulation latitude and optical clarity.


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