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Mexico on the move as a medical device player

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 | Permalink

Production of medical devices in Mexico is expected to grow by 74% from 2011 to 2020, rising from $8,562 to $14,914 million. The overall annual growth rate over that time of 6.4% will outpace other NAFTA countries as well as Germany, Japan, and Switzerland. According to ProMexico, the Mexican government pro-trade organization, there were 2321 “economic units” in the country related to devices in 2010. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – August 2013 Keywords:  Mexico medical device export Queretaro Plastimagen read more

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Despite roadblocks, Cereplast sees opportunity in bag bans

Monday, June 10th, 2013 | Permalink

Back in April, after passing a nationwide plastic bag ban, the Italian government published a plastic bag decree in the Official Journal, with enforcement planned to begin on May 27, 2013. According to the decree, merchants must discontinue the use of traditional single-use plastic bags in favor of bioplastic bags or other alternatives. The law prohibits the use of Oxo biodegradable additives and requires Italian merchants to only use compostable applications as defined by EN 13432. read more

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Obama, Progressives Renew Wary Embrace

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 | Permalink

Republicans frequently have blamed the $787 billion stimulus for the national debt, but, when all government spending is taken into account, …

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AAFP: End Laws That Infringe on Patient-Physician Relationship

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 | Permalink

“Various levels of government are appropriately involved in providing essential health care services, licensing health care professionals, protecting public health, determining the safety of drugs and medical devices , and …

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Mitt Romney's Hospital Comment 'Frightening' To Uninsured Woman

Friday, October 12th, 2012 | Permalink

All medical devices will be taxed. Do people realize that bandaids are also considered a medical device ? The devil's in the details. Government control that force many businesses to drop their employees to part-time in order …

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