Materials

Overview

For nearly 50 years, the Baril Corporation team has worked with thousands of advanced materials and developed strong relationships with leading suppliers. We use this deep knowledge in each of our client interactions – we recommend the best possible materials for our clients’ products, and leverage our US-based supply chain to deliver the materials that our clients need, when they need them.

Adhesives

Our stick to skin adhesive expertise covers the full range of applications and issues, including: hypoallergenic, low-trauma, repeat insult, length of wear, weight supporting capacity, and sterilization compatibility.

  • Acrylic
  • Rubber and Synthetic
  • Hot Melt
  • Hydrogels
  • Hydrocolloids
  • Silicone and Silicone Gel
  • Heat Activated
  • Thermoplastics
  • Electrically Conductive
  • Medical Grade and Skin Contact
  • Direct and Indirect Food Contact
  • Low Surface Energy (LSE)

Films & Plastics

Our engineers fine-tune designs and improve manufacturability with understanding of roll plastic and film qualities such as moisture vapor transfer rates, drape, and the ability to laminate to other components of the device.

  • Polyurethane
  • Polyester (PET) including APET, RPET, and PETG
  • Polypropylene (PP) including OPP and BOPP
  • Polyimide (Kapton)
  • Polycarbonate (Lexan, Acrylic)
  • Polyethylene including HDPE and LDPE
  • Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)
  • Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)

Foams & Elastomers

We use the latest technologies to create great opportunities for our clients. Our engineers have helped create new products and improve existing products across a broad range of categories with expertise in product development with foam and elastomer materials.

  • Urethane
  • Polyethylene
  • Silicone
  • Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Neoprene
  • Santoprene
  • Poron

Molding Plastics

Sterilization and bio-compatibility are major issues when it comes to designing medical devices with injection molded parts. Specific knowledge about how amorphous and crystalline plastics perform under a variety of situations allows Baril engineers to solve both application and manufacturing issues early in the development phase, versus later on.

Specialty Materials

No matter how esoteric the material or application, our team will work with your team and materials vendors to explore and develop the optimal solution for your product.

  • Filter media
  • Non-wovens
  • Medical membranes
  • VELCRO ® Brand Hook and Loop
  • Ostomy Tapes
  • Kevlar ® and other filtration media

(VELCRO® is a registered trademark of Velcro BVBA. Used with permission.)


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