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Our High Strength Silicone platform paves the way for significant advancements in medical device design and performance. Dr. Jim Lambert, NuSil Vice President of Technology and Innovation, explains this breakthrough technology.

NuSil® High Strength Silicone platform paves the way for significant advancements in medical device design and performance. The initial launch of the platform is a high consistency rubber (HCR) with a tensile strength of up to 50% greater than existing silicone elastomers on the market and a combination of material properties that make it not only strong but also uniquely soft and pliable.

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