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Trinseo Showcases High Performance Polycarbonate and ABS Resins for Medical Devices

Company exhibits at International Component Manufacturing and Design Show in Shanghai, China

HONG KONG - Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Trinseo (NYSE: TSE), a global materials solutions provider and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders and synthetic rubber, will showcase its high performance medical grade polycarbonate and ABS resins at the China International Component Manufacturing and Design Show (ICMD) in Shanghai, China from April 11 – 14, 2018 at Booth 6.1N19, Hall 6.1.

With more than 25 years of industry experience, Trinseo supports the medical devices market with superior product quality, outstanding consistency, and assurance of global supply. The following Trinseo products will be exhibited at ICMD:

CALIBRE™ Polycarbonate Resins

  • specially designed for medical applications involving steam autoclave and ethylene oxide (EtO) sterilization
  • demonstrate good environmental stress crack resistance and toughness
  • custom colors available
  • biocompatibility - ISO10993 compliant

CALIBRE™ MEGARAD™ Polycarbonate Resins

  • specially designed for gamma and eBeam sterilization methods
  • excellent physical performance retention
  • excellent long-term key properties retention
  • excellent color recovery
  • biocompatibility - ISO10993 compliant

MAGNUM™ ABS Resins

  • high lot-to-lot consistency
  • easy coloring
  • custom colors available
  • sterilization available
  • biocompatibility - ISO10993 compliant
  • easy processing

All of the company's medical compound development and manufacturing departments have successfully obtained a ISO 13485 certification. Learn more about Trinseo’s innovation, experience and expertise in medical device resins.

Date / Time: April 11-13, 2018 (09:30-17:00 hours)
April 14, 2018 (09:30-15:30 hours)

Venue:             Booth 6.1N19, Hall 6.1
National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai)
No. 168 East Yinggang Road, Shanghai
China

About Trinseo

Trinseo (NYSE:TSE) is a global materials solutions provider and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders, and synthetic rubber with a focus on delivering innovative, sustainable, and value-creating products that are intrinsic to our daily lives. Trinseo is dedicated to making a positive impact on society by partnering with like-minded stakeholders, and supporting the sustainability goals of our customers in a wide range of end-markets including automotive, consumer electronics, appliances, medical devices, packaging, footwear, carpet, paper and board, building and construction, and tires. Trinseo had approximately $3.0 billion in net sales in 2020, with 17 manufacturing sites around the world, and approximately 2,600 employees. For more information, please visit: www.trinseo.com.

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