Custom compounder PolymaxTPE has expanded output of its medical-grade P-Series and A-Series thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) to meet increased demand from customers. The materials are used to manufacture personal protection equipment (PPE) and air-purifying respirators in high demand because of COVID-19. Read story at Plastics Today.
Compounder PolymaxTPE is citing reshoring customers as a reason for adding new production capacity and adding a new medical product grade. Read story from Plastics News.
PolymaxTPE, a custom compounder specializing in the development and manufacturing of best-in-class thermoplastic elastomers (TPE), today announced the expansion of the company’s P-Series and A-series, medical-grade TPE materials used in products to help meet the increased demand caused by COVID-19.
As you understand the COVID-19 crisis remains a fluid situation. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely and when necessary, make adjustments in our operations. Within the scope of the recent orders from Illinois Governor JB Pritzker and others, Polymax’s operations constitute an “Essential Business” as defined by the order and federal guidelines.
A statement from the PolymaxTPE Management Team on COVID-19. Our main priority remains the health and safety of our employees, customers, suppliers and community. As an organization, we have a responsibility to take suitable and relevant measures internally to help our community protect itself from this global health emergency.