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Plastics have material advantage in growing point-of-care diagnostics market

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 | Permalink

Despite its many benefits including patient convenience and cost reduction, point-of-care (POC) diagnostics has not achieved the commercial potential that many expected. That will change in the coming years, according to Yole Développement (Lyon, France), which predicts that the sector will reach $38 billion by 2017, representing 16% of the in vitro diagnostics market. That is welcome news for patients and payers. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  medical Polymers read more

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Plastics have material advantage in growing point-of-care diagnostics market

New long-fiber vinyl composites are making headway

Thursday, September 12th, 2013 | Permalink

  Solvay is looking for North American manufacturing partners for an innovative vinyl composite technology introduced earlier this year in Europe after six years of research and development. The two products in the line are described by Solvay as the first long and continuous fiber vinyl composites.  One, called FibroVin, developed with Fibroline (Lyon, France), is made from long glass fibers impregnated with PVC powder. It’s said  to provide fire resistance, stiffness and high impact resistance. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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