The Universal Selection Source: Plastics & Elastomers

In the past few decades, plastics have made health care simpler and less painful and made new techniques and prostheses possible. By focusing on hot concepts such as healthcare, surgical, medical products and packaging, biocompatible plastics products. The use of plastics have revolutionized the field of medicine making patients safer, and procedures simpler. Plastics have also contributed to a reduction in medical costs.

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Apr 20, 2017 | Industry News

WACKER/STC Agree on Co-branding of Ready-to-use Silicone Compounds

WACKER and STC Silicones have concluded an agreement on co-branding of ready-to-use silicone compounds for automotive, medical, electrical and household-product sectors. Under its terms, STC to...

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Apr 17, 2017 | Industry News

BPA Alternative BPS Exposure May Increase Breast Cancer Aggressiveness

A new study finds that Bisphenol S (BPS), a substitute for the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) in the plastic industry, shows the potential for increasing the aggressiveness of breast cancer through its...

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Apr 10, 2017 | Industry News

VELOX Offers Trinseo’s Plastic to Poland-based Medical Device Start up

VELOX GmbH has announced a successful product launch of Trinseo’s plastic material for medical devices application in Poland. Trinseo plastic can now be found in an innovative mobile fetal...

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Apr 6, 2017 | Industry News

KRAIBURG TPE’s New Sales Office in Korea - Part of Landmark Expansion in APAC

KRAIBURG TPE has opened a new sales office in Seoul, Korea, in January 2017 to accommodate rapid growth and leverage in the Asia Pacific region. Automotive, medical and consumer industry will be the...

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Apr 4, 2017 | Product News

Solvay Launches Metal-replacing Lubricated PEEK Grades for Implantable Devices

Solvay has recently announced that it has introduced two new lubricated grades of Zeniva® polyetheretherketone (PEEK), which offers numerous benefits over metal implant, to its portfolio of...

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Apr 19, 2017 | Industry News

Mass Polymerization Advantages with Trinseo’s ABS Resin for Medical Equipment

Trinseo has offered medical equipment manufacturers and molders, medical-grade MAGNUM™ ABS Resins. The material features the advantages of Trinseo’s mass polymerization technology combined with the...

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Apr 10, 2017 | Industry News

3rd Medical Plastics Conf. at CHINAPLAS 2017 to Promote Bio-compatible Products

The medical industry is growing fast globally as economies develop, populations expand, societies age, and health care awareness increases. 3rd Medical plastics conference will return to Guangzhou...

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Apr 7, 2017 | Industry News

FDA's Spinal System Reclassification Paves the Way for Invibio's PEEK Rods

The US FDA has recently reclassified semi-rigid spinal stabilization systems offering a regulatory pathway to 510(k) clearance in US for innovative devices using titanium-replacing PEEK-OPTIMA™...

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Apr 5, 2017 | Industry News

Plastic Nanoparticles Used as Marker to Optimize Prostate Cancer Treatment

ERESA & AIMPLAS are carrying out a research project funded by Ministry of Economy through the program RETOS which will have as a result innovative plastic nanoparticles markers with mission of...

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Apr 3, 2017 | Industry News

Stratasys’ New Dental 3D Printer Enables Clear Aligner Molds

Stratasys Ltd. has recently unveiled the Stratasys J700 Dental™ 3D Printing solution - the fastest PolyJet-based 3D printer for production of clear aligner molds. The solution addresses increased...

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