Bioval®

Bioval®

Complementary selection of Stainless Steels for medical devices & surgical instruments.

BIOVAL® is the registered trademark for those special steels characterized by high biocompatibility, corrosion resistance, and excellent standards of micro-cleanliness necessary for the safe manufacture of orthopaedic, spinal and dental implants as well as osteosynthesis.

BIOVAL® identifies stainless steels of high quality, capable of satisfying all the typical clinical requirements of medical devices and surgical instruments.  The use of stainless steel is necessary in order to carry out precise cleaning and disinfection with complete safety using extremely strong disinfectants that are able to ensure the equipment returns to a hygienic condition in order to protect the health of the operators.

 Valbruna produces stainless steels of high quality, melted using ESR or VAR technology, in accordance with standard medical regulations or expressly designed to meet the most particular needs expressed by technical specifications, developed by medical device manufacturers.

Material Designation
Fe-18Cr-14Ni-2.5Mo
UNS #
S31673
Grade
APML/IMP
ASTM Standards
ASTM F138
ISO STANDARDS
ISO 5832 – 1
Material Designation
Fe-21Cr-10Ni-3Mn-2.5Mo
UNS #
S31675
Grade
NTR50IMP
ASTM Standards
ASTM F1586
ISO STANDARDS
ISO 5832 – 9
Material Designation
Fe-22Cr-12.5Ni-5Mn-2.5Mo
UNS #
S20910
Grade
NTR50
ASTM Standards
ASTM F1314
ISO STANDARDS
Material Designation
X5CrNiCuNb16-4
UNS #
S17400
Grade
V174
ASTM Standards
ASTM F899
ISO STANDARDS
Material Designation
Ti-CP
UNS #
UNS R50400
Grade
TiGR2
ASTM Standards
ASTM F67
ISO STANDARDS
ISO 5832 – 2
Material Designation
Ti6Al4V
UNS #
UNS R56400
Grade
TiGR5
ASTM Standards
ISO STANDARDS
ISO 5832 – 3
Material Designation
Ti6Al4VELI
UNS #
UNS R56401
Grade
TiGR5ELI
ASTM Standards
ASTM F136
ISO STANDARDS
ISO 5832 – 3
Material Designation
X17CrNi16-2
UNS #
S43100
Grade
VAL4UK
ASTM Standards
ASTM F899
ISO STANDARDS