Ticona has developed ultrahigh-molecular-weight polyethylene especially suited to artificial prosthesis replacements.
The firm incorporates vitamin E in its GUR
Such prostheses replace hips, knees, shoulders, spine components, elbows and ankles. Ticona said its GUR UHMWPE has been tested and proved in the field since the 1960s.
Ticona's North American headquarters is in
Tel. 800-833-4882 or 859-372-3244, e-mail [email protected].