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Product Description

Eastman Tritan™ Copolyester MX731 is an amorphous product with excellent appearance and clarity. Eastman Tritan™ Copolyester MX731 is a high flow medical grade of Eastman Tritan™ that has viscosity reductions of 40-50% relative to Eastman Tritan™ Copolyester MX711. Eastman Tritan™ Copolyester MX731 contains a mold release derived from vegetable based sources. Eastman Tritan™ Copolyester MX731 has many outstanding features that include excellent toughness, hydrolytic stability, heat resistance, chemical resistance, and melt flowability. Eastman Tritan™ Copolyester MX731 has been formulated for medical devices. Eastman Tritan™ Copolyester MX731 has been tested for FDA/ISO 10993 and USP Class VI Biological Evaluation testing after Gamma and ETO sterilization.

Applications/Uses

  • Blood therapy
  • Blood tubes
  • Filter housing
  • Fluid administration
  • Medical devices
  • Medical labware
  • Medical packaging non-woven
  • Medical tubing & bags - not iv
  • Pharmaceutical packaging

Key Attributes

  • Excellent clarity
  • Excellent hydrolytic stability
  • Fast cycle times
  • Fast drying times
  • Good chemical resistance
  • Good color stability upon ETO sterilization
  • Good color stability upon gamma sterilization
  • Good heat resistance
  • Good melt flowability
  • Good toughness
  • Improved processability over traditional copolyesters

Regulatory Information and Data Sheets

Product Availability

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  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe, Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America
  • North America

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