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Welcome to Orthoplastics

Welcome to Orthoplastics – home of the world’s highest quality premium-grade Orthopaedic Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE).

UHMWPE Manufacturing

UHMWPE
MANUFACTURING

The recognised world leader in the supply and manufacture of implantable grade plastics for the medical industry.

Component Machining

Component
Machining

Unique expertise in developing individual orthopaedic components that are manufactured to customer specifications.

Direct Compression Moulding

DIRECT COMPRESSION
MOULDING

A recognised leader in the manufacture of components with a highly polished, high gloss finish on a direct moulded surface.

Crosslinked Polyethylene

CROSSLINKED
POLYETHYLENE

The leaders in the production of crosslinked UHMWPE that offers significant wear reduction and increased implant lifespan.

WORLD LEADING SUPPLIER OF IMPLANTABLE GRADE PLASTICS

About

Orthoplastics

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.

Industry Expertise

Our Industry Expertise

Leading the world in the manufacture and supply of UHMWPE products and applications.

Product Range

Our Product Range

Offering the medical industry a complete supply solution on a range of implantable plastics.

Labratory Services

Laboratory Services

Industry leading UKAS accredited laboratory to support customer product development requirements.

SUPPLYING THE WORLD'S LEADING ORTHOPAEDIC MANUFACTURERS

Our Products & Services

UHMWPE

For over 40 years, UHMWPE has been the primary bearing material for orthopaedic applications.

VITAMIN E

Orthoplastics Vitamin E UHMWPE is a revolutionary technology in orthopaedic applications.

Crosslinking

On site manufacturing of Crosslinked UHMPWE which offers significant wear reduction on implants.

Component Machining

The recognised expert in all aspects of CNC machining of implantable grade plastics and components.

Direct Compression Moulding

A method of sintering the polymer to produce orthopaedic components with a high gloss finish.

Find out More

Orthoplastics works in conjunction with its customers to accelerate the design process and ensure products meet the application, learn how we do this.

Brochure

Download Our Brochure

Please download our latest brochure for a detailed overview of our exciting and innovative business.

News

NEWS FROM ORTHOPLASTICS

Follow the latest news from orthoplastics, including product innovations, events and vacancies.

Careers

CAREERS AT ORTHOPLASTICS

Visit our careers section to find out if any vacancies are available to join a world leading manufacturer.

PIONEERING DEVELOPMENTS IN EXTRUSION AND MOULDING TECHNIQUES

Latest News from Orthoplastics

COVID-19: Manufacturing Facility Closed

Dear Valued Customer,

Due to the escalating situation relating to the COVID-19 virus and the recent Government guidelines, the facility will be closed as of 22:00hrs 23 March 2020.

This is not a...

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19): WHAT WE ARE DOING?

Dear Valued Customer,

Orthoplastics Limited takes the growing concerns around the COVID-19 virus very seriously, and is monitoring the outbreak, and its potential impact to our business, very...

New Manufacturing Facility to be Completed by Summer 2020

In September 2019 we announced plans for the opening of an additional manufacturing facility in the UK, it’s been a busy six months for us and we’re excited to update you on the progress of the...

Developing our Direct Compression Moulding Capabilities

Orthoplastics has focused on advanced methods of manufacturing UHMWPE and is a World leader in Direct Compression Moulding technology with over 30 years’ experience of orthopaedic plastic...

Orthoplastics Win Two Awards at the Rossendale Business Awards

We are very proud to announce that we have won ‘Business of the Year’ and ‘Employer of the Year’ at the Rossendale Business Awards. This is a great achievement for all of us at Orthoplastics...

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