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Silicone Solutions for Medical Materials

We are helping you advance healthcare through material innovations. We have decades of proven performance, industry-leading quality, material reliability and technical and regulatory expertise you can trust. Visit us at MD&M West 2018 from February 6-8 to discover the range of high-performance, silicon-based materials that are driving the next generation of wearable devices. It will be a great opportunity to:

  • Discover our newest additions to our broad Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) portfolio used in products for respiratory care, external communicating, wearable monitoring and other medical device components.
  • Learn more about our next-generation adhesives – we are developing new pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSAs) and gentle soft-skin adhesives with different levels of tack, adhesion strength and other parameters. These adhesives help medical device designers and manufacturers improve comfort and performance.
  • Talk to an expert about our comprehensive silicone materials portfolio: medical-grade elastomers, skin adhesives, device assembly adhesives, lubrication coatings, and more. These high performance materials have proved to be compliant, reliable and durable in hundreds of device applications.

Explore our interactive and hands-on displays, and get your free massage roller sample made from Dow Corning® brand LSRs. Experience the many ways that we can help you explore new directions and create the next generation of medical device technology. You will find a depth of knowledge not just in silicone chemistry, but in the medical device industry and process technology.

Be sure to visit us in Hall D, Booth 2021, or contact us today to find solutions to your challenges.

Explore Dow Corning® brand Medical Device Materials

You can explore new design options with a broad portfolio of Dow Corning® materials for the medical device industry. Learn more about our products and how they can help you develop devices with unique benefits and market-leading capabilities.


Wide range of Liquid Silicone Rubber and High Consistency Rubber Materials to Help Meet Your Specific Design and Processing Needs

  • Broad spectrum of material choices to meet functional, processing and regulatory requirements
  • Proven biocompatibility and biodurability
  • Biomedical and C6 materials produced in an FDA registered GMP facility
  • Vertically integrated supply chain offers traceability and change control

Download Related Information:

Dow Corning® Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSRs) (PDF)

Dow Corning® High Consistency Rubber (HCRs) (PDF)

Dow Corning ® QP1-33XX Liquid Silicone
Rubber Materials

Dow Corning® QP1-5040 Self-Adhesive Liquid Silicone Rubber (PDF)


Silicone Pressure Sensitive Adhesives
for Medical Device Manufacture


  • Non-irritating
  • Non-sensitizing

Suitable adhesion to skin

  • High adhesion
  • Conformability
  • Adhesion for extended wear time

Multiple medical device applications when secure adhesion to the skin is required

  • Adhering ileostomy and colostomy appliances
  • Attaching appliances for patient monitoring
  • Affixing surgical dressings and pads
  • Adhering external prosthetic devices
  • Attaching hairpiece devices

Download Related Information:

Dow Corning® Medical Device Silicone Adhesives (PDF)

New Advancements in Silicone Adhesives for Wearable Medical Devices (PDF)


A Comprehensive Range of High-quality
Silicone Coating Materials

  • Siliconization: parenteral packaging
    components, needle lubrication and medical
    device lubrication
  • Excipients for pharmaceutical products
  • Excipients for over-the-counter (OTC)
    topical formulations
  • Novel wound care products
  • Oral care products

Download Related Information:

Product Solutions for Medical Lubricant

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