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Metro Mold & Design charts new course for continued growth, part one

Sunday, January 10th, 2016 | Permalink

Like many molding and mold manufacturing companies, Metro Mold & Design (Rogers, MN) has its roots in a family-owned business—John Holland and his wife Carol founded the company in 1973. Over the next 40 years, Metro Mold grew organically and through acquisitions, giving the company a broader range of capabilities and allowing it to stay on the cutting edge of technology. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Injection Molding read more

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Freudenberg Medical expands silicone extrusion capabilities by more than 50%

Thursday, January 7th, 2016 | Permalink

Freudenberg Medical has more than doubled silicone extrusion capabilities at its facility in Carpinteria, CA, as part of the expansion and enhancement of extrusion and molding cleanrooms at the company’s silicone operations. In addition to increased floor space, the cleanroom now features an updated layout and optimized work cells to accommodate future growth and state-of-the-art cleanroom infrastructure technology, according to Freudenberg. The extrusion cleanroom now complies with ISO Class 7 guidelines. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Extrusion Injection Molding read more

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Conair-Graham Engineering partnership tackles next-gen medical extrusion challenges

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 | Permalink

As part of an ongoing collaboration in extrusion process development, Graham Engineering Corp. and the Conair Group have agreed on an exchange of equipment that will be used in each company’s extrusion laboratory for development and innovation of technology for medical tubing Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Extrusion read more

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Teknor Apex presents extensive portfolio of medical tubing compounds at MD&M West

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 | Permalink

Bringing its “polymer-neutral” approach to extruders of medical tubing, Teknor Apex (Pawtucket, RI) will present a comprehensive portfolio of medical-grade tubing compounds at MD&M West next month. In addition to its Apex flexible PVC, Flexalloy PVC elastomers and Medalist thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), Tenor Apex will highlight the Apex SCR stress-crack-resistant rigid PVC compounds for tubing connectors at the event. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Medical Polymers Extrusion read more

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Medtech company Coloplast to pay $3 million in kickback lawsuit

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 | Permalink

The year did not end on a high note for medical device company Coloplast (Minneapolis, MN), which has agreed to pay $3.16 million to settle a lawsuit alleging that it paid kickbacks to Liberator Medical Supply and a handful of other companies distributing its products. The federal whistleblower lawsuit was initiated by former Coloplast President Kimberly Herman and two insiders, who claimed that the company made illegal payments to Liberator Medical and other companies to entice them to refer individual users to Coloplast products, states a press release from the U.S. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Medical Polymers read more

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