Bring medical innovations to life. Faster.
Minnesota Rubber & Plastics helps medical device manufacturers unlock the full potential of materials science to bring highly valuable and differentiated products to market. With direct access to the industry’s foremost materials science, fully functional prototyping, and our manufacturing experts, we are ready to engage with you and your team now. If you’re looking for fresh, new ideas for rubber, silicone, or thermoplastic components, it’s time to engage us.
Our new Innovation Center is opening in Spring 2022! This exciting addition will allow our customers to innovate and bring their products to market faster.
For more details, watch the video!
Medical Device Capabilities and Innovation Center Overview Video
The customer’s existing material was often catching on surgical instruments and tearing during insertion, disrupting surgery. MN Rubber & Plastic’s team was able to develop a new cost-effective material compound and manufacturing process that matched every performance requirement.
With an existing seal failing both chemical reagent exposure and long-term aging requirements on a critical COVID-19 point-of-care test, MN Rubber & Plastics provided the customer with a new materials formulation and geometry that surpassed customer expectations on functionality, delivery, and financial value.