Innovative Epoxy Adhesive for Medical Instruments from Master Bond

Master Bond EP21BAS is an innovative radio-opaque epoxy adhesive approved for use in the manufacture of medical instruments and devices for blocking electromagnetic radiation. This low viscosity two-part epoxy cures at room temperatures and produces high strength bonds, seals and coatings. Primarily it is used for blocking electromagnetic radiation and in radiographic medical diagnostic procedures for X-ray marking of catheters, stents, drug delivery devices and dental compositions.

As a medical device adhesive, it features excellent resistance to chemicals including water, oils, fuels, acids, bases and salts and holds up well to thermal cycling. Once cured, the epoxy has excellent electrical insulation properties. The volume resistivity exceeds 1014 ohm cm. The radio-opaque epoxy adhesive adheres well to metals, glass, ceramics, rubber and many plastics. EP21BAS offers a wide service temperature range of -50°C to +120°C.

About Master Bond's Medical Adhesives:

Master Bond Inc is one of the leading adhesives manufacturers offering an extensive line of medical device adhesives, sealants and coatings. One- and two-part systems specifically designed for use in both disposable and reusable medical devices stand up to standard disinfectants and sterilization procedures. Medical systems meet USP Class VI biocompatibility standards.

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