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COMPAMED 2021, the international leading trade fair for the supplier market for medical manufacturing, will be held in parallel with the world’s leading medical trade fair MEDICA 2021 in Halls 13 and 14, at the Düsseldorf trade fair centre from 15 to 18 November.

Our Innovante medical solutions

Arkema is committed to providing the highest quality materials for the medical market. For ten years Arkema has supplied medical grades for its High Performance Polymers products. An extensive range of medical grades are available for its main product lines that Arkema sells exclusively into the medical device market worldwide.


Pebax® MED elastomer : recognized for superior torque transference, minimal modulus change in the body, broad range of durometers, lowest hysteresis among TPEs, excellent kink resistance, chemical resistance and biocompatibility.
Rilsan® MED products are 100% bio-based advanced materials, derived from the castor plant. Rilsan® MED Polyamide 11 grades are used in applications that require the strength and performance characteristics of a true thermoplastic, while also requiring sufficient flexibility and elongation.
Rilsan® Clear MED grades offer an outstanding combination of transparencylightweight, chemical resistance, and flexibility used in applications such as BPA-free and BPS-free respiratory masks, medical tubing, and storage containers.
Rilsamid® Polyamide 12 is an advanced polyamide, offering biocompatibility, great chemical resistance, excellent resistance to sterilization techniques (steam, gamma, ETO), lightweight and dimensional stability.
Kynar® MED PVDF can easily be processed on conventional equipment. A large processing window allows Kynar® MED PVDF to be safely injection molded, extruded or injection blow molded. This product exhibits excellent chemical resistance, high barrier properties, excellent abrasion resistance, high tensile strength and can be sterilized using Gamma, ETO and steam.

About IMCD : Their broad portfolio of medical polymers offers material solutions for medical devices, pharmaceutical packaging, as well as for diagnostics.

Discover our product ranges for medical applications

Kynar® PVDF resins for coatings
  • Product range

Kynar® PVDF resin-based coatings offer long lasting performance in demanding architectural coating applications. ...

Pebax® Elastomer Family
  • Product range

Pebax® thermoplastic elastomers consist of polyamide and polyether backbone blocks. ...

Rilsan® Polyamide Family
  • Product range

High performance polyamides that deliver toughness, flexibility, chemical resistance, and permeation resistance. Many grades are bio-based. ...

Rilsamid® Polyamide 12 Resin
  • Product

For over 40 years, Rilsamid® polyamide 12 resin fulfills the highest standards thanks to its combination of physical, chemical ...