Borsoft™ PP presents versatile solution for medical applications requiring high security and integrity
Borouge carries a range of innovative, new polypropylene grades for extruded film applications such as medical pouches and monoblister packaging, as an alternative to glass, PVC, and other polymers. Our Borsoft™ PP grades offer low migration into medical products and liquids, and provide high security and integrity during transport and handling.
Understanding the market challenge
Manufacturing medical applications is challenging, with extensive validation requirements, and close control of formulation and production to ensure long-term safety and successful production.
Polypropylene (PP) has a combination of properties that makes it very useful in medical applications, providing a number of benefits:
- extreme clarity
- heat resistance
- impact resistance
Why Borsoft™ PP?
Our line of Borsoft™ PP material grades is the ideal solution for medical pouches and lamination. Compared to block copolymers, Borsoft™ solutions offer superior optical film and welding properties.
The advantages of Borsoft™ PP include:
- low temperature resistance
- sterilisation resistance of up to 121°C in steam .
PP is a versatile material, unique among plastics and offering the advantage of moderate costs.