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Plastics News Now: Researchers print plastic parts that connect to WiFi
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration published guidelines for 3D medical devices, a Saint-Gobain partnership is honored and researchers from the University of Washington announce a first in...
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12-14-2017
Demand in electronics, medical driving growth at Nordson
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Nordson Corp. reported "record-setting financial performance" for fiscal 2017 during a Dec. 14 conference call with analysts. The Westlake, Ohio, company had fourth quarter sales of $574 million,...
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12-14-2017
Plastics gets personal for PN reporter
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This holiday season, I have a personal reason to be thankful for the world of plastics. On Aug. 1, my 17-year-old son Dane had major reconstructive surgery on his jaw. Dane was born with a...
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12-14-2017
Plantgistix opens new resin packaging site in Houston area
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Logistics firm Plantgistix formally opened its new 330,000 square-foot location in Baytown, Texas, on Dec. 11. The Houston-based firm, which provides in-plant, contract packaging and specialty...
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12-14-2017
Plastic Omnium unveils $2.9 billion investment plans
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French plastic parts supplier Plastic Omnium SA has unveiled plans to invest 2.5 billion euros ($2.9 billion) in building new capacities and technology over the next four years. During its...
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12-14-2017
Fewer than 30 percent of young UK consumers recycle
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There is a lack of awareness about recycling among young United Kingdom citizens aged between 18-24, with fewer than 1 in 3 recycling plastics, according to a new survey commissioned by...
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12-14-2017
Third quarter machinery shipments up 20 percent
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North American shipments of plastics machinery jumped 20 percent in the third quarter of 2017 compared with the third quarter a year ago, according to figures released Dec. 14 by the Plastics...
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12-14-2017
Doing good work and making a difference
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What does your company do to make the world a better place? I feel a little silly writing that because, after all, the purpose of a plastics business isn't to improve the world, right? You're...
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12-14-2017
Study finds four emotional drivers for determining product sustainability
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Detroit — What are the emotional drivers of sustainability? According to research by Kiersten Muenchinger, head of the product design department at the University of Oregon in Eugene, there...
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12-14-2017
Doing good work and making a difference
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What does your company do to make the world a better place? I feel a little silly writing that because, after all, the purpose of a plastics business isn't to improve the world, right? You're...
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12-14-2017
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Published on February 6, 2017 Plastics in Medical Market Report

This NEW research report examines the global medical plastics industry. Included is an analysis of current market conditions, economic indicators, design trends, growth drivers and strategies being implemented by leading medical device OEMs and materials suppliers that support the industry.

Key topics covered include issues regarding traceability, miniaturization, biomaterials, single-use applications, LSR, the role of 3-D printing, resin pricing trends and advances in recycling and sustainability. 

You will gain insight and perspectives from these industry thought leaders:

  • Matt Zelkovich, General Manager, Medical, Conair Group
  • Mark Bonifacio, Founder, Bonifacio Consulting

BONUS: List of leading processors in the medical end market by category: Injection Molding, Rotational Molding, Thermoforming and Blow Molding.

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