MARFRAN.MED®: YOUR PARTNER FOR HIGH-TECH SOLUTIONS IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY
Francesco Franceschetti Elastomeri s.r.l. is a leader in the production of compounds based on thermoplastic elastomers (TPE/TPO based on SBS and SEBS) since 1987 under the trade name MARFRAN®. Our management and technical staffs know how has led the company to record a progressive increase in sales over the last fifteen years, strengthening its image and ability to present itself as a reliable partner offering appropriate, timely solutions.
The organization includes a master and sample department capable of rapidly reprocessing every catalogued material.
We meet the medical and pharmaceutical industry with our new MARFRAN.MED®. Our innovative solutions made us a reliable partner for the development of new products for biocompatible medical device. We produce coloured and transparent TPE compound for injection moulding applications (drip chambers, cover for drip chambers, pierced stoppers, connectors, dental bites, droppers, rollers, blood bags), extrusion applications (pipes, tubes, peristaltic pumps), blow moulding (container for ophthalmic preparations, containers for supplements, food bags, drip chambers for hemodialysis). The transformation processes for MARFRAN.
MED® is carried out in a new dedicated clean room, highly automated and subject to cleaning procedures. We have chosen the best technology to guarantee customers top quality and each compound have to pass strict checks through the Optical Control System. The range of MARFRAN.MED® products finds application in the production of countless semi-finished products dedicated to the medical and pharmaceutical industry.
MARFRAN.MED® is produced in accordance with the ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 (norm for medical device manufacturing).
We certify each compound according to ISO 10993 (guideline for Biocompatibility Safety Assessment of Medical Devices for body) and USP Class VI (United States Pharmacopeia standards for quality, purity, strength and consistency.
We have passed the top Class VI because our compound exhibit a very low level of toxicity by passing all of the tests requirements). ##We have also tested our compounds according to The European Pharmacopoeia Ed. 8.1 2014. The European Pharmacopoeia and its requirements are legally binding in the member states of the European Pharmacopoeia Convention and the European Union. All the test on our compounds certify a complete adherence to the values required. Our product passes the tests for acidity and alkalinity, absorbance, sulfated ash and extractable materials (aluminum, chromium, titanium, vanadium, zinc and heavy metals). We are a reliable partner for high-tech solutions in medical technology; develop a new innovative MARFRAN.MED®
application with us.