Gradical wants to form a better world – with plastics.

Your Experts

Lucas R. Pianegonda
Lucas R. PianegondaManaging Director/Lead Plastic Expert
Lucas is your Gradical plastics expert. Get your value through his master’s degree in materials sciences from ETH Zurich and his years of experience in the plastics and medical device industry.

  • Expert for plastics for medical use.
  • Expert for mechanical, physical, chemical and biological material testing
  • PMA certified project manager
Peter Pianegonda
Peter PianegondaLead Regulatory Expert
Peter ist Ihr Gradical-Regulatory-Experte. Seine langjährigen Erfahrungen in den Bereichen Regulatory Affairs, In-Vitro Diagnostic, Qualitätsmanagement und Medizingeräte machen Sie flexibel!
  • 20 Jahre lange Erfahrung in Regulatory Affairs und Quality
  • Experte für Material Compliance
  • Experte für Regulatory Monitoring
  • Dozent für Prozess Management

We improve your probability of project success

In a plastics changeover or new product development, plastics evaluation is crucial. If the wrong choice is made or a material issue is addressed too late, immense costs and delays are the result. The right plastic selection is critical for regulatory approval or biocompatibility testing. Our Gradical experts can help you make the right material decision, reducing project lead times and costs.

We ensure your ability to deliver

The current market situation is very volatile. Plastics suppliers are struggling to deliver their materials in the right quality and quantity. Furthermore, the current market situation leads to increasing prices. In case of supply difficulties of plastics Gradical is your reliable partner. Gradical finds alternative materials for you that meet your highest requirements and supports you in keeping your production running.

We help you save costs

We help you save costs: Whether it is costs of plastics, process improvements or project cost reductions; making the right plastics decision can often lead to significant savings. Gradical’s plastics experts can help you unlock the potential.

We lead you through all regulatory affairs

Market regulations are constantly changing and your customers overwhelm you with inquiries about compliances or regulations you are unfamiliar with? Gradical offers you free regulatory monitoring for medical technology and plastics. In addition, we support you in the implementation of our recommendations for action.

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We make you more sustainable

Gradical helps you develop and implement a sustainable strategy that fits your business. CO2 savings, recycled, bio-based as well as biodegradable plastics, reprocessing or weight reduction can contribute to your sustainability. Gradical has the expertise to help you do this.

Evalutions of plastics

Material compliance

Material testing

Trainings and workshops