Enplas Life Tech to present, exhibit at the Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics Congress 2019

Presentation titled “Challenges and Solutions for Fluid Sealing Interfaces in Diagnostics Devices”

ASHEVILLE, N.C.—Enplas Life Tech (ELT), a single-source manufacturer based here that mass produces and prototypes complex medical-grade plastic components for the life sciences, will exhibit and present at the Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics World Congress San Diego on October 7-9.

The Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics World Congress San Diego brings together researchers and industry participants from academia and industry to discuss the latest innovations and developments in the lab-on-a-chip and microfluidics fields.

On October 9 at 9:30 AM, Enplas Life Tech Sales Manager, Scot MacGillivray, will present ELT’s experience solving complex challenges with fluid sealing interfaces in diagnostic devices. His presentation will include design best practices for multi-functional devices, chip-to-world interfaces and robust fluid sealing for inlet and outlet ports in cartridge-type diagnostic devices.

“We’re very excited to participate in the Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics Congress 2019 to discuss our engineering and manufacturing experience with potential partners and customers,” said Mr. MacGillivray. “We hope companies use our expertise to help solve fluid sealing issues common in diagnostic device design.”

Enplas Life Tech representatives will be available at booth #11 for inquiries about its engineering and manufacturing services and to answer questions about Mr. MacGillivray’s presentation.

Enplas Life Tech mass produces and prototypes complex, medical-grade plastic components with the level of precision necessary in the life sciences. With more than 20 years of experience, Enplas Life Tech provides one-stop service for design optimization and design for manufacturability, in-house tooling, clean room injection molding and assembly, inspection and evaluation. Its ISO 13485:2016-certified facility is part of Enplas Global, a worldwide network that provides ELT’s customers with seamless global supply of their components. To learn more, visit www.enplaslifetech.com.

Founded in Tokyo, Japan, in 1962, Enplas Corporation has expanded globally into one of the largest independent manufacturers of engineered plastics. Enplas Japan is listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange and operates 26 subsidiaries and branch offices in 15 countries. Enplas America is the holding company of all U.S. subsidiaries, including Enplas Microtech, Inc., a company focused on high-technology plastic microfluidics located in the San Francisco Bay area. The group’s name stands for Engineering Plastics.

Oct 7. 2019 Press Release PDF

For more information contact:

Eriko Ota