Medical Device Qualified Supplier Directory
Qualifications: ISO 9001, Supplier to Medical Manufacturers
Markets Supplied: North America
Tekra, LLC is a Diagnostic Test Strips Converter for OEM Applications
When it comes to In Vitro diagnostic test strips, transdermal patch components, medical face shields, microfluidic lab on chip, casting liners or medical labeling, and other thermoplastic materials and adhesive tapes, Tekra can provide solutions. Our focused medical sales and marketing team provides original equipment manufacturers and converters premier service and consulting for a wide variety of medical film and adhesive needs. In several important areas, Tekra is uniquely qualified to meet customer needs.
Medical Plastic Films and Adhesives Resource
Tekra's professionals have many years of experience serving the medical industry with the best plastic and thermoplastic substrate solutions, such as polyester film DuPont Teijin Film and Polycarbonate film from SABIC. We are fully equipped to guide customers throughout the process - from project inception through development, to qualification and clinical trials, and on to final market launch. And we do so with complete confidentiality.
Medical Quality Assurance:
- Inventory continuity programs
- Lot traceability
- Disaster recovery plans
- Current good manufacturing practices (cGMP) guidelines
- White room converting
Medical Diagnostics Design & Application Expertise
Tekra's medical team provides in-depth application expertise and material substrate recommendations taking into account both end-design and converting requirements. In the case of diagnostics, we offer specialized knowledge in photometric and electrochemical areas.
Medical Polyester Films and Adhesives Supplier Medical Tape Manufacturer
Tekra is proud to have an exclusive partnership with DuPont Teijin Films through which we provide high-performance polyester medical films for the North American diagnostic films market.
As a full-line supplier of plastic films and related products, we also offer polycarbonate films from SABIC Innovative as well as a variety of other substrates including styrene, vinyl and polyethylene. As a Master Converter for 3M, we offer a broad category of 3M medical tapes including a variety of Acrylic, and Double-Sided Tapes.
Medical Diagnostic Films Coating & Converting
Tekra provides full converting and coating capabilities within our ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturing facility. Controlled environments, including a Class 10,000 clean room in our coating operation, ensure product quality and integrity. Housed within the manufacturing facility are laboratories staffed with full-time chemists, quality engineers, and research and development technicians dedicated to helping customers analyze designs, dissect substrate capabilities and create substrate solutions.
Tekra offers antimicrobial surface treatment of film including our Marnot® Anti-Glare/AM Heat Stabilized Polyester plastic film provides antimicrobial protection to help control odor and inhibit bacterial growth. In laboratory tests, Tekra's Marnot® Anti-Glare/AM Heat Stabilized Polyester was 99.99% effective in inhibiting the growth of bacteria. These antimicrobial properties make this heat stabilized polyester applicable for membrane switch overlays, touch screens, and control panels.
Tekra is a processor and supplier of film products to the medical diagnostic marketplace. As Tekra is not a medical device manufacturer, we are not subject to direct regulations by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration under the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. However, as a key component supplier to the medical device manufacturers where it is applicable, Tekra follows FDA suggested cGMP guidelines and works in collaboration with our medical customers to identify characteristics of the film products and any Tekra operations that are critical to the successful operation of the finished medical device.
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3M™ Microfluidic Diagnostic Tapes
3M™ Microfluidic Diagnostic Tapes are designed for use as lidding films in both PCR (polymerase chain reaction) and ELISA (enzyme-linked immunoassay) applications; PCR and ELISA tests are currently being used extensively for medical testing, including those done for COVID-19.
LOCTITE® EDAG 7019 E&C Conductive Ink
LOCTITE® EDAG 7019 E&C is a blend of finely divided silver and silver chloride particles in a thermoplastic resin. It is formulated to provide excellent adhesion to the wide variety of substrates used in the manufacture of electrically conductive medical devices. This is a replacment for LOCTITE® EDAG 603...
Melinex® AF2 Polyester Film
Melinex® AF2 is a clear polyester film coated both sides with an anti-fog coating. Commonly used for PPE face shields. This film provides medical practitioners splash protection, reduced fogging, and reduced eye fatigue. Melinex® AF2 is a superior choice for use in face shields and v...
Melinex® AG3 Polyester Film
Melinex® AG3 is a clear polyester film coated on both sides for antifog and antiglare performance. Commonly used for PPE face shields, this film provides medical practitioners splash protection, reduced fogging, and reduced eye fatigue. It has a total light transmission of 94% and haze value of .9...
MELINEX® ST506 Polyester Film
MELINEX® ST506 is a crystal clear, high gloss, heat stabilized polyester film. It is pretreated on both sides for improved adhesion. It can be overprinted with a wide range of solvent-based graphic inks and varnishes, silver conductive and dielectric inks. It is ideally suited for graphic and certain circ...