What is DEHP?
DEHP is a chemical plasticizer that makes certain types of vinyl and plastics more flexible. What is DEHP found in? It’s fairly common in medical tubing as well as common household items like shower curtains and garden hoses.
However, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), long-term exposure may have risks to health.
That’s why 180 Medical carries plenty of DEHP-free catheter options. Reach out to us to request samples.
Additional Tips and Resources
Disclaimer: This content is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Please do not use it in place of a visit or consultation with a qualified healthcare provider.
Was this article helpful?