Eastman

Product description

Eastalite™ Foamed Copolyester MP007F with nonporous Eastar™ Copolyester 6763 skins is an opaque, amorphous material with a closed foam structure useful for medical packaging. It is normally white/pearlescent in appearance but may also be colored using Eastman resins and concentrates.

Applications/uses

  • Rigid medical packaging

    Key attributes

    • Can be recycled with other copolyesters for use in nonmedical post-consumer markets
    • Color and functional stability following ethylene oxide (EtO), gamma or e-beam irradiation, or gas plasma sterilization
    • Compliant with applicable sections of ISO 11607 including microbial barrier
    • Complies with select ISO 10993 requirements for biocompatibility of medical devices
    • Decreased thermoforming cycle time and energy use
    • Greater design flexibility including durability, easy printing, deep undercuts, long-life hinges, enhanced product protection
    • Greater tear and flex strength than more brittle and crack susceptible HIPS
    • Light blocking and opacity
    • Light weight Styrene-free alternative
    • Made without other materials of concern, including Latex, Butadiene, BPA and bisphenol S (BPS), ortho-phthalates, PVC, halogens
    • Meets environmentally preferable purchasing guidelines
    • Minimal generation of particulates and angel hair when trimmed or cut
    • Minimal stress whitening
    • Provides good heat seal performance to common lidding materials used with copolyesters
    • Surface modifications are not necessary for COF and blocking force control
    • Sustainable LCA -The global warming potential per tray is 0.33 kg CO2-eq/tray made using MP007F
    • Temperature insulating effect

    Regulatory information and data sheets

    Product availability

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    • Europe, Middle East, & Africa
    • North America

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