Ultrapolymers has reached a distribution agreement with Francesco Franceschetti Elastomeri

September 28, 2016

Ultrapolymers (Lommel, Belgium) has reached a distribution agreement with the Italian compounder Francesco Franceschetti (Nigoline Corte Franca, Italy).
Ultrapolymers can now officially sell the Marfran.Med medical thermoplastic elastomers. The distribution agreement includes Ireland, the UK, the Nordic countries, Belgium and France in its geographical scope.

Francesco Franceschetti Elastomeri s.r.l. is a leader in the production of medical compounds based on thermoplastic elastomer compounds (TPEs/TPOs based on SBS and SEBS) under the trade name MARFRAN.MED®.

MARFRAN.MED® is produced in accordance with ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 (standard for medical device manufacturing). In addition, each compound is certified according to ISO 10993 (guideline for Biocompatibility Safety Assessment of Medical Devices for the body) and USP Class VI (United States Pharmacopeia standards).

“The addition of the medical TPEs from Francesco Franceschetti is a very important step for Ultrapolymers to complete its solution package for the medical industry” states Ian White, business unit manager, engineering plastics at Ultrapolymers.