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Silicones vs. TPEs for Wearable Technology

2021-08-06T13:49:09-04:00April 30, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Wearable technology requires clean, safe materials for direct or indirect contact with the human body. Fitness trackers that wrap around the wrist, heart monitors that strap across the chest, and smart clothing or jewelry all need biocompatible materials that won’t irritate the skin, stain clothing, or expose the wearer to toxins. Wearable technology that [...]

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Silicones vs. TPEs for Infant Care Products

2021-08-06T13:36:15-04:00April 15, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Designers of infant care products need safe, clean materials with the right performance properties and processing capabilities. Silicones, a group of synthetic elastomers, are used in baby care products such as pacifiers, baby bottle nipples , feeding sets, sippy tops, seals, and bottle liners. Silicones that meet FDA and USP Class VI requirements for [...]

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What Is First Article Approval?

2021-08-06T13:31:51-04:00February 13, 2019|Tags: , , |

When you’re working with a silicone injection molding manufacturer, their processes can sometimes seem complex and meandering. Because silicone manufacturing is a precision process, the stages involved in creating your silicone product are not accidental. Each step is essential for the production of quality silicone parts. One of the steps in production we often [...]

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Innovations in Medical Silicone Molding in 2019

2021-08-06T13:28:23-04:00February 5, 2019|Tags: , , |

2018 was a hallmark year for medical silicone injection molding — and this year looks set to be no different. Innovations in medical silicone molding will likely take great strides in 2019 as we see selective automation, Internet Of Things, and the quality of silicone in the USA continue to flourish. Silicone's usefulness in a variety of [...]

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Launching a New Silicone Product in 2019

2021-08-06T13:17:07-04:00January 25, 2019|Tags: , , , |

With the New Year it's an ideal time to expand or diversify your product offerings and to consider your silicone manufacturing options. You may be looking to offer silicone products to be used in medical settings, in the home, or for a variety of business needs across industries (such as infant care or pet products). No matter [...]