Ketron® PEEK LSG (Life Science Grade) Family of Products:

Description

This series of PEEK materials were developed specifically for Life Sciences applications and are pre-qualified biocompatible materials, helping to save precious time and money. Approved for both the United States Pharmacopeias (USP) and ISO 10993-1 by successfully passing a series of biocompability tests these products are implantable for up to 24 hours with Ketron PEEK CLASSIX up to 30 days. Click on each for more product information.

*Grades:*
* “KETRON® PEEK-LSG”:/products/687
* “KETRON® PEEK-GF30 LSG”:/products/685
* “KETRON® PEEK-CA30 LSG”:/products/686
* “KETRON® PEEK-CLASSIX® LSG”:/products/684

*Applications:*
* Used to replace existing solutions made of stainless steel, Titanium and glass or ceramics
* Dental instruments
* Fixator equipment
* Surgical grips
* Targeting devices
* Isolating parts
* Endoscopic equipment
* Minimal invasive products
* Applications for tablet production
* Sliding and wear parts for pharma handling and packaging
* Anaylitical and diagnostic equipment
* Biotechnology and laboratory equipment

* USP Class VI ISO 10993 Compliant
* Approved for body contact up to 24 hours (up to 30 days for KETRON® PEEK-CLASSIX® LSG)
* Biocompatibility tested and certified
* Resistance to most common cleaning and sterilization methods
* Full traceability from raw material to stock shape
* Color coding possibilities
* Certification according to regulatory standards saves time for testing
* Lot traceability
* Better machinability compared to stainless steel and other materials
* Improved wear performance in unlubricated conditions
* Lower weight which leads to lower inertia forces
* X-ray transparency
* Design flexibility
* Anti-static
* Resistance to high energetic radiation