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Henkel Adhesive Technologies

Medical equipment

With an increase of in-home patient care, the move from hospitals to imaging centers, increased material regulations, and the need for safer, less invasive medical devices, there is a growing need to streamline operations and increase product reliability and safety. Henkel’s range of high-quality adhesives and materials for medical devices are engineered to be reliable, cost-effective, and compatible with common sterilization methods.

At a glance


Increase per year

Global amount of MRI machine production for the next decade. 1


MedTech employees

Over half a million people are employed by medical technology companies in the U.S.2


Equipment lifetime

This is the minimum expected lifetime of medical electrical equipment.3

Explore our other Medical solutions

  • Medical filtration

  • Medical disposables

  • Medical wearables

A big help in going small

With the growing popularity of wearable technology, healthcare professionals are seeking smaller, more portable medical devices—that retain functionality and reliability. Henkel adhesives play a crucial role in making this possible in a cost-effective way.

Flowchart medical device design from idea to research prototyping proof of concept testing regulatory and commercialization


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Respirators, prosthetics, surgical tools, and endoscopes 

Medical device adhesives offer reliable, fast-curing assembly solutions for a wide range of disposable and non-disposable devices including surgical tools and prosthetics. They enable high-speed production and in-line control on products that meet healthcare regulations (ISO 10993 tested).

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Henkel’s broad portfolio of high-performance solutions helps imaging manufacturers overcome many challenges. Our technologies are used for the assembly of key components in thermal resistance and management, dissimilar substrates, and robust strength requirements.

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