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  • Coronavirus Update
    Posted: 5/5/2020
    Surface Solutions Group qualifies to remain open under the ?essential services? category and is aligned with the Essential Business and Operations.
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  • PTFE Coated Mandrels
    Posted: 9/25/2019
    A mandrel is a stiff wire that is inserted into a catheter or other medical tubing. Mandrels provide hollow tubular structures with support and rigidity.
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  • SSG Acquires ISO 13485:2016 Certification in Zero-Findings Audit
    Posted: 9/24/2018
    September 24, 2018. Surface Solutions Group participated in an independent audit, conducted by DQS, Inc., which concluded on August 8, 2018. It was determined that all the requirements were met for the ISO 13485:2016 Certification.
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  • Advantage of Slick SilŪ on Silicone for Medical Devices
    Posted: 7/18/2018
    Silicone is a perfect biomedical material, except for one fault, it is too tacky for most applications. When silicone rubber comes in contact with other surfaces including other silicone it will resist motion with a coefficient of friction that exceeds 1.0.
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  • Quality Manager Laura Abad named in Products Finishing's 40 Under 40
    Quality Manager Laura Abad named in Products Finishing's 40 Under 40

    Quality Manager Laura Abad


    Posted: 7/21/2017
    Laura Abad, Quality Manager CQE, was named in Product Finishing Magazine's 2017 '40 Under 40'!
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  • SSG Featured in Cleanroom Technology
    Posted: 2/20/2017
    SSG was featured in Cleanroom Technology, showcasing our controlled environment facility!
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  • Benefits of Non-Stick Dental & Orthodontic Coatings
    Posted: 12/2/2016
    Learn about the various tools and instruments in dental and orthodontic offices and labs that are coated with non-stick PTFE. Use of such coatings brings many benefits to the tools and equipment used, including a reduction in the replication of the hepatitis C virus.
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  • PTFE Coated Stimulation Needles
    Posted: 11/21/2016
    Medical stimulation needles are coated with non-stick materials, like PTFE, to improve performance. Stimulation needles have a variety of uses within the medical field; their non-stick properties can make patients more comfortable, assist staff with proper usage and many other benefits.
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  • Visi MarkŪ PTFE Medical Grade Coatings with Banding and High-Contrast Markings
    Posted: 7/20/2016
    Visi MarkŪ allows for customized banding and marks to be included in the PTFE coatings applied to medical instruments to help identify the product and promote correct usage.
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  • Electrosurgical Blades and Tip Coatings in the Operating Room
    Posted: 7/19/2016
    ElectroBond coated blades and tip coatings offer medical professionals and surgeons outstanding benefits, included reduced eschar buildup, anti-microbial properties and more.
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  • Hydrophilic Coatings in the Medical Field
    Posted: 6/27/2016
    In the medical field, technology is making an impact in many forms, especially in the area of medical devices - hydrophilic coating applications are just one of those booming innovations.
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  • The Importance of PTFE Coating in the Medical Field
    Posted: 3/15/2016
    When it comes to non-stick coating, we often think of pots, pans, and various kitchen utensils. However, coating services are not limited to the food processing industry but are rather an integral part of a variety of industries which we rely on heavily. These include the medical, industrial, automotive, and chemical processing trades, all of which depend on a variation of PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene) coatings to ensure the optimum function of certain processes.
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  • How Antimicrobial Coatings Kill Pathogens
    Posted: 3/15/2016
    An antimicrobial coating can be applied to great variety of products, and industries that have benefited from this pathogen-killing technology include the medical, industrial, food processing, automotive, and chemical processing industries.
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  • Laura J. Abad Receives ASQ-Certified Quality Engineer
    Posted: 6/16/2015
    The Certification Board of ASQ (American Society for Quality) is pleased to announce that Laura J. Abad has completed the requirements to be named an ASQ-Certified Quality Engineer, or ASQ CQE. As such, Laura J. Abad has reached a significant level of professional recognition, indicating a proficiency in and a comprehension of quality engineering principles and practices.
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  • SSG's Unique Surface Pretreatment for PTFE Coatings
    Posted: 4/16/2015
    Pretreatment for PTFE coating is the preparation of metal surfaces for application of PFOA-free PTFE coatings. This is an essential step in the production process. Learn more about our pretreatment process, which fosters superior adhesion.
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