Silicone

Bio-Sil 1250 - The Silicone Difference

The Silicone Difference

Long known for its unique and superior properties, silicone rubber is a preferred material for a wide variety of medical applications and solutions. Silicone’s advantages and characteristics include:

  • Excellent biocompatibility
  • Chemically inert
  • Thermally stable and flexible over a wide temperature range (365⁰F to 60⁰F)
  • Available in a wide range of durometers (0 Shore A to 80 Shore A)
  • Low surface tension
  • Withstands sterilization methods including autoclave, gamma radiation and ethylene oxide

We offer silicone tubing and molding for a wide spectrum of medical applications and devices. Learn more about Saint-Gobain’s silicone formulations and capabilities here.