High health standards drive device and product compliancy
In the medical industry, extremely fragile and expensive medical and pharmaceutical equipment must have reliable protection from the surrounding environment.
Due to exceptionally high health standards imposed by the FDA and other regulatory organisations, medical device companies are under a great deal of pressure to ensure that medical devices and products are compliant.
“What’s more, the evolving environment of global medical regulations has placed a greater burden on medical device manufacturers, increasing their overall operating costs and potential risks,” states APM Hexseal, a leader in sealing technology for a wide variety of industries worldwide.
“Engineers and medical device OEMs are increasingly pressured to seek innovative solutions that will reduce costs, minimise failures and streamline manufacturing processes, “the company adds. These stakeholders require high-tech sealing solutions and components that can provide superior protection and optimise the functionality of life-saving medical equipment.
APM Hexseal provides highest-quality sealing solutions for the medical industry,it points out. “Our FDA-approved O-rings are an ideal sealing option for a variety of medical applications. They are available in a wide range of materials to meet the needs of numerous environmental conditions and international regulatory requirements.”
Materials used to create APM Hexseal O-rings include: Silicone, Fluorosilicone, Viton A; Buna N (Nitrile), Neoprene and EPDM (Ethylene Propylene).