Eastman

Product description

Eastman™ MXF221 copolyester is an amorphous material. Eastman™ MXF221 copolyester contains a mold release derived from vegetable based sources. Eastman™ MXF221 copolyester has many outstanding features that include excellent toughness, hydrolytic stability, heat resistance, chemical resistance, and melt flowability. Eastman™ MXF221 copolyester has been formulated for medical devices. Eastman™ MXF221 copolyester has passed FDA/ISO 10993 testing for cytotoxicity, skin sensitization, and intracutaneous reactivity.

Applications/uses

  • Medical equipment
  • Medical housings and hardware

    Key attributes

    • Color retention after disinfection
    • Ease of processing
    • Excellent chemical resistance to a wide variety of hospital disinfectants and wipes
    • Excellent hydrolytic stability
    • Excellent Notched Izod impact strength before and after disinfection
    • Excellent toughness
    • Fast cycle times
    • Fast drying times

      Regulatory information and data sheets

      Product availability

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      • North America

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