Qosina Introduces New Line of Luer Lock Connectors to Address Nylon Shortage

Monday, April 11, 2022

Ronkonkoma, NY, USA, April 11, 2022— Qosina, a trusted supplier of OEM single-use components to the medical and pharmaceutical industries, addresses the global Zytel® nylon shortage with new additions to its luer lock connector product line.

Qosina is pleased to offer a selection of luer lock connectors made of high-performance Vydyne® that are in stock and ready for immediate shipment. (#65424-28 and #65431-39) connectors are REACH and RoHS compliant, include regulatory documentation, CAD drawings and validation test data.

“We proactively assess the supply chain for our products for any potential issues and take steps to mitigate the risks of interruption,” explained Scott Herskovitz, Qosina President and CEO. “In the case of a resin supply issue, Qosina evaluates and sources compatible alternatives, ensuring our ongoing commitment to business continuity.”

Vydyne® 21SPF is a general-purpose, lubricated PA66 resin with an enhanced crystallization temperature. The product has been designed primarily for fast cycle time for injection-molding fabrication and offers a combination of engineering properties characterized by high-strength rigidity, good toughness, high melt point, good surface lubricity, abrasion resistance and resistance to many chemicals.

Qosina is a one-stop source for single-use medical device and bioprocess components, with low minimum order quantities, a liberal sampling policy and bill of material kitting, all supported by regulatory documentation and backed by Qosina’s assurance of supply.

Explore Qosina’s extensive selection of luer lock connector options at https://www.qosina.com/vydyne-luer-locks

Founded in 1980, Qosina is a leading global supplier of OEM single-use components to the medical and pharmaceutical industries. Qosina’s philosophy is to address its customers’ need to reduce time to market by providing thousands of stock components. The company’s vast catalog features more than 5,000 products shown in full-scale illustrations on a one-centimeter grid. Qosina offers free samples of most items, low minimum order requirements, just-in-time delivery, modification of existing molds, and new product design and development. Qosina is ISO 13485, ISO 9001, ISO 22301 and ISO 14001 certified, and operates in a 95,000 square-foot facility with an 1700 sq. ft. IS0-8 Class 100,000 cleanroom. To learn about Qosina’s full component offering, which includes the newest products, visit www.qosina.com or call +1 (631) 242-3000. Visit Qosmedix, Qosina’s cosmetics division, at www.qosmedix.com. Qosmedix is a certified global supplier of beauty tools and accessories to the cosmetic, skincare, spa and salon industries.