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Medical Plastics

German plastics specialist Covestro has released a new polycarbonate for medical applications, Makrolon Rx3440. more

8 Feb 2018 11:58 Materials

Med-Tech Innovation Expo could be the perfect platform for plastics processors looking to develop further business within the UK and Ireland's med-tech sector. more

7 Feb 2018 16:31 Industry News

The US group PolyOne has widened its offering in plastics additives for medical treatment with a launch at MD&M West. more

7 Feb 2018 12:31 Industry News

Leeds based medical plastics consultant Plazology has announced a raft of investment in staff and premises. more

24 Jan 2018 15:17 Industry News

Solvay has unveiled a new polymer suitable for implantable devices as part of its specialities portfolio. more

29 Nov 2017 16:41 Materials

White Horse Plastics has successfully produced its first batches of syringe luer tapers on its moulding machinery from Wittmann Battenfeld. more

24 Nov 2017 15:15 Machinery

The British Plastics Federation and Axion started RecoMed to create a circular industry for hospital waste. more

20 Nov 2017 12:31 Industry News

The design and capabilities of polymers will be central to the future of medicine, according to the Head of Drug Delivery at GlaxoSmithKline(GSK). more

9 Nov 2017 15:10 Materials

Boddingtons has been celebrating a successful Interplas 2017 in which the company has already clinched a number of new business prospects with more to follow over the coming weeks. more

28 Sep 2017 10:43 Interplas 2017

Interplas to host new platform for Medical Plastics Manufacturing. more

30 Aug 2017 12:03 Interplas 2017

Teknor Apex has set out its high-flow Medalist MD-23100 series of TPV elastomers, which range from very soft to semi-hard, do not need pre-drying, and have a light natural hue for ease of colouring. more

26 Jul 2017 10:10 Materials

Five biomaterials researchers have started a project with Lucideon in Stoke-on-Trent, moving from its twin town of Erlangen to develop anti-microbial materials. more

24 Jul 2017 13:45 Industry News

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NUS Digital via Facebook

Students at the University of Huddersfield have won an award for giving a 3D Printed ‘bionic’ hand to a ten-year-old girl from North Wales. more

13 Jul 2017 15:44 Industry News

Kent based medical parts moulder Boddingtons will be exhibiting its world class moulding services when it attends Interplas this September. more

13 Jul 2017 14:09 Interplas 2017

Scheme to recover medical waste PVC wins award for BPF and Axion Consulting. more

5 Jul 2017 14:08 Industry News

Chronic sufferer of tingling irritation from clothes receives 3D printed shield. more

5 Jul 2017 12:06 Industry News

German compounder Albis has released its list of new additions to its materials grades for medical use. more

4 Jul 2017 14:31 Materials

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MTTS

Solvay’s Udel PSU is part of a respiratory machine for babies that gives it a sterilisable humidifier housing. more

1 Jun 2017 09:58 Machinery

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SPE

The Society of Plastics Engineers held an awards ceremony in Anaheim, California, to recognise plastics innovation. more

15 May 2017 11:10 Industry News

Teknor Apex’ new TPE gels Medalist MD-16100 and 10100 beat limitations of standard gels, giving device makers a cost-effective alternative to silicones. more

9 May 2017 09:35 Materials