BioCote, an antimicrobials specialist, and Unigloves, a gloves manufacturer, have joined up to target cross contamination on medical hand garment surfaces. more

10 Jan 2018 17:02 materials

3D printing demonstrations from Stratasys will feature at the Med Tech Innovation Expo, 26-27 April in Coventry, UK. more

24 Apr 2017 11:22 industry


ELIX Polymers

ABS technology leader ELIX Polymers has launched a new grade that has been optimised for products that come into contact with food. more

12 Dec 2016 11:20 materials

The disposable plastic versus metal medical equipment debate is an important one in terms of both sustainability and effectiveness. Disposable plastics offer the hygienic benefits, but are they greener? EPPM's Joy Showunmi investigates. more

10 Jun 2016 15:07 materials

KM Packaging Services' new KPeel lidding films range is expected to be particularly attractive to the premium supermarket brands, in addition to caterers for the healthcare and elderly markets thanks to its fool-proof characteristics. more

15 Sep 2015 15:56 materials

Home healthcare is changing the medical plastics landscape - and Albis is prepared. It has extended its already broad healthcare portfolio with two new polyolefin products, which are addressing the on-going trend to home healthcare . more

26 Aug 2015 09:22 materials

Evonik's guide to sunglasses in summer 2015

Sunglasses have to be able to provide protection against UV rays and should be durable and Evonik has produced a handy guide to help consumers select the right sunnies. more

26 Jun 2015 12:26 guest blogs

BPAs are among the world's most thoroughly-investigated chemicals and yet out-of-of date opinion pedals misinformation about the material's safety. Bayer MaterialScience is on a mission to set the record straight. more

19 Jun 2015 14:23 materials

Doctors are only as good as their tools, which is why OEMs all over the world are using Styrolution's expertise in polymers for medical applications to ensure their products are of the highest quality possible. more

28 Apr 2015 11:19 industry

Three trends being tracked by medical device manufacturers today are infection prevention, demand for single-use devices, and the shift toward home healthcare. Styron explores how materials suppliers are supporting these markets. more

9 Sep 2014 10:01 materials

HP Fusion 3D Printing Sprocet


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