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Acrylic Copolymers:
Impact-Modified
CYROLITE® with balanced optical
transmission and mechanical robustness
offers chemical resistance to
IPA, lipids, blood, disinfectants, and
oncology drugs, necessary for safe
BPA-free, infusion therapy applications
such as filter housings.
Evaluating
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Cov
Chemical Resistance
previous article discussed
acrylic-based medical
co polymers that are de -
signed through extensive
R&D to carefully balance
properties and performance
for healthcare applications.1 More
importantly, it emphasized the key role
of polymer mechanical behavior in governing
the chemical resistance of
CYROLITE® and delivered an understanding
of the chemical attack, specifically
environmental stress cracking.
Here in Part 2, the key parameters for
evaluating chemical resistance, understanding
industry-wide testing discrepancies,
and identifying opportunities for
a unified and regulated approach for
material evaluation are presented. A
case study on chemical resistance testing
of CYROLITE acrylic-based medical
copolymers is presented following these
key considerations against various chemical
agents.2
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Evaluating Environmental Stress
Crack Resistance (ESCR) in
Medical-Grade Polymers
Leading resin manufacturers offer
products designed for ESCR applications
in medical devices. They support
performance metrics to quantify chemical
resistance and cross reference material
endurance with chemical agents.2-6
These compatibility matrices are insightful
in understanding their material specific
performance but could be highly
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