Global healthcare manufacturers in need of material development or specified formulation manufacturing for in-vivo healthcare applications, need look no further than NEU Specialty Engineered Materials, LLC. From research and development to commercial platforms, we provide solutions for a host of catheter applications, including cardiovascular, intravenous, neurological and specialty segments. Wherever your business takes you, our dedicated formulation and technical support are available for consultation, ensuring you select the right material and service for your application.
With our balance of material science expertise and technical application development, NEU can provide you with the specified formulation you need in a competitive lead time. NEU work encompasses a variety of base resins, additives and color to achieve performance attributes that solve your most complex material problems. We have the material and formulation expertise to manufacture the right solution for your medical application.
Ultra-Soft TPU Formulations
For applications requiring ultra-soft thermoplastic urethanes, such as catheter tips and bodies, NEU has developed the NEUSoft™ series. This series has good melt strength for processability, chemical resistance to grease and oils, UV stability and barrier properties against moisture and oxygen. Our formulation experts can also work with your design team to tailor a NEUSoft product specific to your performance needs.
The NEUSoftTM Series boasts translucent, ultra-soft polyether or polyester-based TPU blends with good elasticity, abrasion and tear resistance.More
These solutions offer a single material solution that solves the problem of opacity and visibility under x-ray in catheter extrusions.More
Need a short-term in-vivo catheter material that meets your formulation specifications, but don’t have the time or ability to manufacture it in-house? NEU™ Custom Capabilities can help.More
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