Develop innovative solutions that improve patients' lives - with Corbion by your side.

At Corbion, we want to help you make a real difference in patients’ lives, whether you’re developing advanced medical devices or new formulations for pharmaceuticals. With our capabilities and comprehensive portfolio of bioresorbable polymers, we can help deliver your vision.

Comprising polymers that naturally degrade and then dissolve in the human body, before being entirely resorbed, Corbion’s comprehensive PURASORB® polymer portfolio is ideal for applications from biodegradable medical devices to controlled drug delivery.


Discover our GMP-grade resorbable polymers


Lactide | Glycolide | Caprolactone | PEG (co)polymers


Our portfolio of off-the-shelf PURASORB® polymers and (block) co-polymers is designed for a variety of applications and processing techniques, and is compatible with a broad range of APIs. And all backed by Corbion's 45 years' international experience and industry knowledge. Readily available and repeatedly proven, with PURASORB® polymers, you can get started right away. Discover our portfolio of polymers and properties that can be honed to your application in here

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From implants to injectables

For more than 45 years, we have been honing our expertise in polymer development and supplying customers with the latest polymer innovations. Our advanced portfolio is suited to these biomedical applications:

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Drug delivery

Our PURASORB® range is the ideal solution for your next drug delivery innovation – so your active ingredient is released in a predicted pattern over a set time period.


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Develop resorbable orthopedic devices and implants with excellent biocompatibility and biodegradability with our PURASORB® polymers.

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Regenerative medicine

Meticulously designed PURASORB® polymers are always fit for purpose. In tissue regeneration scaffolds, they solidly support the natural healing process.

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Our innovative polymer technology enables the creation of minimally invasive cosmetic injections and fillers.

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Wound management

Our biodegradable PURASORB® polymers promote natural healing via safe and effective surgical and other fiber-based products.

Customized to your needs

Do you have specific or new polymer requirements? We offer a broad range of custom synthesis options that cover different end-group chemistries – including functionalized end-groups - and architectures such as linear or branched.


We support quality-by-design strategies, identifying critical excipient attributes, so your customers can confidently declare that their products are both safe and effective.

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Using our chemistry expertise, we validate the technology's concept.

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Technology development

We integrate a quality-by-design strategy from the beginning, helping out partners identify and validate their critical process parameters and critical excipient attributes.

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Scale up to support pre-clinical studies & clinical trials

A consistently high-quality, reliable supply of material produced in a GMP environment gives you complete peace of mind across the trial stage.

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Commercial success!

Our dual manufacturing facilities guarantee supply reliability and easy access to large volumes, enabling quick scale-up for our partners.

Looking to learn more about our resorbable polymer technology?

Get in touch with a member of our expert team today to discuss your goals and requirements, or request a free PURASORB® sample to get started. Learn more about our comprehensive polymer portfolio in here

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