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Solvay helps Nordson develop new aseptic disconnects

Nordson MEDICAL

Solvay’s Udel PSU has enabled Nordson MEDICAL to develop its Spaulding Series Aseptic Disconnects for pharmaceutical and bioprocessing. Read more

materials

General Hospital of Valencia Research Foundation and AIMPLAS create unit

AIMPLAS

The Research Foundation of the General Hospital of Valencia (FIHGUV) and AIMPLAS, the Plastics Technology Centre, have signed an agreement to create the UROPLAS Joint Research Unit in order to facilitate collaboration Read more

materials

KRAIBURG TPE’s materials comply with new VDI guideline

2019 KRAIBURG TPE

KRAIBURG TPE has announced that its THERMOLAST M compounds meet the requirements of the VDI guideline 2017 for medical grade plastics (MGPs) passed by the Association of German Engineers (VDI) in July 2019. Read more

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Polyisoprene latex sales to remain driven by medical and consumer products

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The global Polyisoprene Latex market was valued to be ~$74.5m (~€67.3m) in 2014, and is expected to embark upon ~$105.5m by the end of 2019. Read more

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Bemis Healthcare Packaging Europe to merge with Nelipak

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Private equity firm Kohlberg & Company has closed the acquisition of Bemis Healthcare Packaging Europe. Read more

materials

Wide corona discharge in air gap

relyon plasma

Relyon Plasma GmbH will present the interplay of plasma technology, surface treatment and robotics at K 2019 alongside partners STTS and ULBRICH. Read more

K 2019

UHMWPE components are used in total endoprosthetic joints

Parx Plastics

Parx Plastics NV has announced that the Italian Ministry of Economic Development has issued a patent certificate for the industrial invention covering the company’s technologies to create antimicrobial and antibiofilm functionality Read more

materials

Tekni-Plex has acquired Italian healthcare packaging company Lameplast SpA from Milan-based private equity firm Aksìa Group. Lameplast will become part of Tekni-Plex’s global Tekni-Films business. Read more

industry

Apex Group announces K2019 participation

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For more than a century, Apex Machine Company has delivered unique and innovative, high-impact printing solutions adapting to the ever-changing packaging industry. Read more

machinery

Patients to benefit from eye drops packaging validation

AIMPLAS

The PHARMAPACKSAFE project has allowed the validation of two packages to contain eye drops made by hospital pharmacies so that exact expiry dates of the formulated drugs are known. Read more

materials

Relyon Plasma bonds parts with improved adhesion

relyon plasma GmbH

3D printing has become increasingly important and is now established as a manufacturing technology in industry and in the private sector. Read more

materials

Solvay Ixef PARA rod stock now available from Drake Medical

Solvay

Solvay’s Ixef polyarylamide (PARA) is now globally available in rod stock from its channel partner, Drake Medical Plastics. Read more

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A surgical pin is placed into a bone visible under the transparent skin of the hand model used to teach young surgeons.

CNW Group/The University of Manitoba Section of Plastic Surgery

A group of Canadian plastic surgeons have used 3D printing to create a realistic hand model to help young surgeons learn valuable skills. Read more

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NVC International Working Group meeting Pharmaceutical Packaging

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The NVC International Working Group Pharmaceutical Packaging Innovation will continue to address recent developments in medical packaging and devices during the International Working Group on 6-7 June 2019 in Amsterdam. Read more

industry

High-purity Ultrason® E for ultra-filtration water treatment membranes

BASF News Services

To ensure clean and safe water throughout the treatment system, UK-based company Pentair uses BASF’s Ultrason E 6020 P. Read more

materials

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag restructures German sales team

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH has announced a new sales management team in Germany, announcing Armin Distler as Director. Read more

machinery

ImplaPrep concept for automated functionalisation of implants

relyon plasma GmbH

Based in Regensburg, Germany, relyon plasma GmbH is presenting three new concepts for the use of plasma technology range CeraPlas in the medical and cosmetics industry during MedtecLIVE in Nuremberg. Read more

machinery

NFC-enabled caps and closures go global

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Plastic caps and closures supplier BERICAP and AIPIA member Thinfilm Electronics have signed a Letter of Intent for an exclusive joint partnership to develop fully integrated digital authentication solutions in over-the-counter pharmaceuticals Read more

materials

A new twin-screw extruder has begun operating in the TecCenter for processing standard and technical polymers

SANITIZED AG, PR024

A specially developed twin-screw extruder in the Sanitized AG TecCenter allows even faster development of new masterbatch combinations and the manufacture of test amounts of polymers with individual antimicrobial additives. Read more

machinery

Qosina launches European operations

Qosina Corp.

US-based Qosina Corp. has announced the establishment of operations in Europe. Qosina Europe is located in Milan, Italy, and managed by Giampaolo Meana. Read more

industry

  • Solvay helps Nordson develop new aseptic disconnects

    Nordson MEDICAL

    Solvay helps Nordson develop new aseptic disconnects

  • General Hospital of Valencia Research Foundation and AIMPLAS create unit

    AIMPLAS

    General Hospital of Valencia Research Foundation and AIMPLAS create unit

  • Davis-Standard showcases global and regional expertise at MedTec China

    Davis-Standard

    Davis-Standard showcases global and regional expertise at MedTec China

  • KRAIBURG TPE’s materials comply with new VDI guideline

    2019 KRAIBURG TPE

    KRAIBURG TPE’s materials comply with new VDI guideline

  • Polyisoprene latex sales to remain driven by medical and consumer products

    via Shutterstock

    Polyisoprene latex sales to remain driven by medical and consumer products

  • Bemis Healthcare Packaging Europe to merge with Nelipak

    via Shutterstock

    Bemis Healthcare Packaging Europe to merge with Nelipak

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