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Welcome to Orthoplastics – home of the world’s highest quality premium-grade Orthopaedic Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE).
The recognised world leader in the supply and manufacture of implantable grade plastics for the medical industry.
Unique expertise in developing individual orthopaedic components that are manufactured to customer specifications.
A recognised leader in the manufacture of components with a highly polished, high gloss finish on a direct moulded surface.
The leaders in the production of crosslinked UHMWPE that offers significant wear reduction and increased implant lifespan.
Orthoplastics Limited is dedicated to the medical industry and is a world leader in the development and supply of both implantable grade plastics and also biocompatible plastics for instrument applications.
Leading the world in the manufacture and supply of UHMWPE products and applications.
Offering the medical industry a complete supply solution on a range of implantable plastics.
For over 40 years, UHMWPE has been the primary bearing material for orthopaedic applications.
Orthoplastics Vitamin E UHMWPE is a revolutionary technology in orthopaedic applications.
On site manufacturing of Crosslinked UHMPWE which offers significant wear reduction on implants.
The recognised expert in all aspects of CNC machining of implantable grade plastics and components.
A method of sintering the polymer to produce orthopaedic components with a high gloss finish.
Orthoplastics works in conjunction with its customers to accelerate the design process and ensure products meet the application, learn how we do this.
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In a bid to help the local community access COVID-19 testing and vaccinations, we are proud that our new manufacturing facility could be used as a temporary COVID vaccination and testing centre.
We are pleased to announce that we have further expanded our Direct Compression Moulding capabilities. We took delivery of a batch of DCM machines back in December 2020 and took a further delivery of...
The Facilities team worked through Christmas to undertake essential Prepared Planned Maintenance work to ensure the facility was up and running for the return of all employees. Facilities team as...
We’re pleased to update you on the progress at our new manufacturing facility at the Futures Business Park Development in Rossendale (UK). As with all complex builds, the path to completion has not...
2020 presented challenges for many businesses, we’re proud that since April 2020 we have put stringent measures in place to ensure our facilities are COVID secure and that the health and safety of...