Table 1 Description of IV-tubings (PVC: Polyvinylchloride; PE: Polyethylene; PU: Polyurethane; SEBS: Styrene-Ethylenebutadiene-Styrene; TPO: Thermoplastic olefin)

From: Impact of alternative materials to plasticized PVC infusion tubings on drug sorption and plasticizer release

Inner surface materialPVCPEPUSEBSSEBS*TPO*
Coextrusion with/PVCPVCPVC//
Reference
Batch/Grade
Manufacturer
PN10318-1 118D06-TE
Cair LGL,
France
RPB5320
16F27
Cair LGL,
France
PY2301NCM
17F06-T
Cair LGL,
France
PT050117
17B03-TE
Cair LGL,
France
Cawiton tubing grade PR13816
Wittenburg, The Netherlands
Cawiton tubing grade PR13997 Wittenburg, The Netherlands
Length (cm)20020010150200200
Internal/external Diameter (mm)2.5/4.12.5/4.12.5/4.12.5/4.12.5/4.12.5/4.1
Inner Surface Area (cm²)157.08157.087.85117.81157.08157.08
  1. *SEBS and TPO tubings were of medical grade but not obtained from commercialized extension sets.