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UHMWPE (GUR® 1050)

Color:

Natural

Description:

Medical grade UHMWPE is produced from premium resins in accordance with ASTM specification F648 and International Standard ISO 5834-1 for surgical implants.

Available in GUR® 1020 (Type 1) and GUR® 1050 (Type 2) surgical grades.

Recommended sterilization techniques include EtO gas, cold sterilization, and limited gamma irradiation. UHMW-PE is lot controlled and traceable. Stress relieved custom certifications are available. It is used in surgical implants as articulating surfaces for total joint arthroplasty, and in various instruments, devices and components for orthopedic and general surgery.

Features:

Links:

Total Plastics Medical Grade Plastics Guide
GUR® Medical Grade UHMWPE

Available Sizes