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Biomedical Polymers and Compounds™

thermoplastic urethane

The Versatility of Medical Thermoplastic Urethanes

Thermoplastic urethanes (TPUs) fall within a class of materials known as thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs).  Yet, TPUs comprise a class of materials unto themselves due to versatility in the polymer chemistry.  As such, there are many types of medical TPUs, with distinctly different properties. 

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