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Exclusive: EPA delays major report on safety of phthalates

Friday, September 27th, 2013 | Permalink

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is putting on hold a major review of phthalates typically used as flexibilizers in polyvinyl chloride and in other applications until a separate review on phthalates is completed by the Consumer Product Safety Commission. In 2011, the EPA began an alternates assessment program for phthalates and said that it intended to conduct a Design for the Environment and Green Chemistry alternatives assessment by 2012. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  phthalates EPA read more

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Covidien will step up outsourcing, offshoring

Friday, September 20th, 2013 | Permalink

Major medical device manufacturers continue to ramp up outsourcing as they face growing pressures to rein in costs of medical care. In a recent example, Covidien this week filed notice of a restructuring plan with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Covidien offshoring read more

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Abbott Board of Directors Approves Separation of AbbVie and …

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012 | Permalink

… to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) having declared effective AbbVie's Registration Statement on Form 10, as amended, which AbbVie has filed with the SEC and is available at http ://www.abbottinvestor.com. … Abbott will be one of the largest science-based healthcare companies with diversified market-leading offerings in diagnostics, medical devices , nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals – all aligned with favorable healthcare trends.

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