Medicine and pharma
Also the medical and pharmaceutical sectors benefit from performance enhancing PVD coatings (not least of all owing to their aesthetic appeal). In contrast to other coating methods, they are ideal for all foods, biocompatible, and perfectly safe.
Experience has been gained with these e.g. in the following fields:
- dental cutters
- tableting tools for the pharmaceutical industry
- tools for packaging pharmaceutical products
- collimators for nuclear medicine