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Breakthrough in drug delivery relies on Covestro polycarbonates

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Wearable drug delivery devices have changed the way medication is administered to patients by shifting treatment from the hospital to the home. However, animals have not had the same freedom during treatment as they often face limited mobility Read more

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Clariant launches medical polymer compounds resistant to hydrolytic degradation

Clariant

Clariant Plastics & Coatings Healthcare Polymer Solutions has completed development and testing of new polymer materials specially formulated to resist degradation caused by exposure to high humidity and temperature. Read more

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Trinseo introduces PC for medical devices

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Trinseo will continue to show support for the medical industry with the launch of a new wear-resistant, high-lubricity polycarbonate (PC) at Pharmapack in Paris and MD&M West in Anaheim, California. Read more

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With more than 50 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Covestro continues to expand its materials offering to help manufacturers meet requirements for life-enhancing applications. Read more

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HEXPOL TPE at Pharmapack 2020

HEXPOL TPE

International TPE compounder HEXPOL TPE will present the latest developments in the Mediprene family of TPEs at PHARAMAPACK 2020 in Paris (5-6 February). Among the highlights will be several Mediprene TPE grades for solvent bonding applications. Read more

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Phillips-Medisize increases European manufacturing presence

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Phillips-Medisize, a Molex company, announced expansion of its current Global Innovation and Development (GID) site in Struer, Denmark, earlier this month, with a dedicated Manufacturing Development and Clinical build unit scheduled to open in Q2 202 Read more

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Polyplastics to showcase DURACON POM PM series

Polyplastics Co., Ltd.

The Polyplastics Group will showcase its latest material offering for the medical/healthcare market – DURACON polyoxymethylene (POM) PM series for drug contact and delivery applications – at Pharmapack, Paris (5-6 February), and at MD&M West in Anahe Read more

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The future is orange – Techsil launches fluorescent, biocompatible plastics adhesive

Panacol

UK-based adhesive specialists Techsil has introduced a new orange, fluorescing, UV curing adhesive designed for bonding plastics. Read more

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Polygon to showcase PolyMed at MD&M West

Polygon

Polygon Company, a leading producer of composite tubing, bearings, and cylinders, has announced that it will be exhibiting its high-performance PolyMed Composite Tubing for surgical applications at MD&M West from 11-13 February Read more

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Medical grade TPEs for wearables

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A new series of Medalist medical grade TPE compounds for over-moulding exhibit strong adhesion to medical grade PC and PC alloys, and include formulations with enhanced resistance to chemicals encountered in wearable applications. Read more

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Accumold showcasing micro moulding service at MD&M West

Accumold

Accumold will bring over 30-years of experience enabling innovation through micro moulding to the MD&M West show in Anaheim, US, on 11-13 February 2020, and will be showcasing examples of small and intricate parts developed for medical device OEMs Read more

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ULMA Medical Packages

ULMA Packaging UK

Medical device manufacturers should ensure their packaging solutions exceed mandatory EU legislation to safeguard quality standards and maintain a contaminant-free environment, according to ULMA Packaging UK. Read more

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Dunn multi-lumen tubing

Dunn Industries

Dunn Industries, a Tekni-Plex business unit, will exhibit the latest medical tubing innovations at Compamed in Düsseldorf. Read more

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Solvay licenses MediTECH for Zeniva PEEK shapes

Solvay

Solvay has announced a new licensing agreement with MediTECH, a division of Mitsubishi Chemical Advanced Materials. The agreement allows MediTECH to fulfil orders for extruded polymer shapes made with Solvay’s Zeniva polyetheretherketone (PEEK). Read more

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ALPLApharma to debut in Frankfurt

ALPLA

International plastic packaging specialist ALPLA Group is combining its expertise and services for customers in the pharmaceutical industry under the ALPLApharma brand name and will be presenting CRC justONE, an exceptionally light, childproof closur Read more

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Parx technology protected by EU patent

Parx Plastics

Parx Plastics NV’s EU patent application for the use of the company’s technologies in polymer parts of orthopaedic implants (e.g. hip and knee joints) has been granted. Read more

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Polygon to showcase PolyMed at Compamed 2019

Polygon

Polygon Composites Technology, designer and manufacturer of PolyMed Composite Tubing for medical and surgical applications, will exhibit at the Compamed Trade Fair Read more

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The webinar will cover an overview of ISO 13485, as well as providing practical ways for medical devices manufacturers to apply DELMIAWORKS software to drive real-time quality, traceability, accurate product identification, and efficiency Read more

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The VDI guideline 2017 regulates the requirements qualified medical grade plastics have to meet, from basic requirements to formulation consistency, and change management through to withdrawal terms Read more

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  • Breakthrough in drug delivery relies on Covestro polycarbonates

    Covestro

    Breakthrough in drug delivery relies on Covestro polycarbonates

    Die Mini-Infuser™ SQ-CRI Pumpe der Firma RxActuator verwendet weißes Bayblend® T85 XF PC+ABS-Blend von Covestro für das Gehäuse und klares Makrolon® Rx1805 Polycarbonat in einem Blauton für die Verkleidung. -------------- The RxActuator Mini-Infuser™ SQ-CRI pump utilizes white Bayblend® T85 XF PC+ABS blend from Covestro for the case and clear Makrolon® Rx1805 polycarbonate in a blue tint for the trim.

  • Clariant launches medical polymer compounds resistant to hydrolytic degradation

    Clariant

    Clariant launches medical polymer compounds resistant to hydrolytic degradation

  • Trinseo introduces PC for medical devices

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    Trinseo introduces PC for medical devices

  • Covestro expands healthcare portfolio

    To meet challenging low-friction requirements for drug delivery devices, Covestro is launching three new medical-grade polycarbonates: Makrolon M204 LF, Makrolon M402 LF and Makrolon M404 LF.

  • HEXPOL TPE at Pharmapack 2020

    HEXPOL TPE

    HEXPOL TPE at Pharmapack 2020

    A male, straight tipped, non-lubricated, size 14 French, 16 inch urinary catheter with reflection, on a white background.

  • Phillips-Medisize increases European manufacturing presence

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    Phillips-Medisize increases European manufacturing presence

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