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FDA Guidance on Reusable Medical Devices – Kansas City infoZine

Friday, March 13th, 2015 | Permalink

New Actions Enhance the Safety of Reusable Medical Devices and Address the Possible Spread of Infectious Agents Between Uses.

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Halogen-free polyamide solution for terminal blocks

Thursday, July 4th, 2013 | Permalink

Molders of terminal blocks widely employed in industrial machinery, automation, transportation and building infrastructure can now turn to a halogen-free solution in the form of a high temperature polyamide (PA) 4T delivering UL94-V0 flame retardancy combined with outstanding thermal and mechanical performance. Stanyl ForTii T11 is supplied by DSM Engineering Plastics (Singapore). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Engineering plastics application development center opens in Hong Kong

Thursday, April 18th, 2013 | Permalink

Lanxess (Leverkusen, Germany) has opened a Asia-Pacific Application Development Center for its high-tech plastics in the Hong Kong Science & Technology Park. Run by the High Performance Materials (HPM) business unit, it will provide comprehensive and high-value services ranging from concept development support, computer-aided design, computer-aided engineering and mold-design assistance to part test applications for the automotive industry and other segments. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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3D-printed PEKK stakes out implant position

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 | Permalink

Oxford Performance Materials (OPM), which has been developing polyetherketoneketone (PEKK) as a medical implant plastic, has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its OsteoFab Patient Specific Cranial Device (OPSCD). “OsteoFab” implants are made from PEKK with additive manufacturing technology. According to OPM, it is the first approval for an additively manufactured polymer implant. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  medical plastics implants PEKK 3D printing read more

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Japanese investment boosts auto compound supply in North America

Monday, March 25th, 2013 | Permalink

  Light weighting, high performance under-the-hood components, and structural and impact resistance applications are among the trends in the automotive sector that has prompted a Japanese-invested compounder in Michigan to implement a multi-million dollar investment in new capacity. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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