PT ZONE: Medical

MEDICAL MOLDING: Configure Your Molding Machine Into a ‘Clean Room’
You can meet the stringent requirements of the medical market without having to invest in a full-blown production clean room. More (+)
Medical Equipment Production to Grow in 2014
Signs suggest increasing capacity utilization and capital equipment investment for processors in this market. More (+)


MOST RECENT CONTENT: Medical

Teel Plastics: Where Science, Technology, Quality and Innovation Converge

This family-owned custom profile and tubing business controls its own destiny by controlling, well, everything.

MATERIALS: Enhanced COC For Medical Packaging

New COC has better mechanical and sealing properties.

MATERIALS: Detectable Compounds For Food, Drug And Cosmetic Industries

Techmer PM's compounding division expands its portfolio of detectable resins.

MATERIALS: Injection-Moldable Thermoplastic Composites Boast To Be Strongest Yet

Piper Plastics' new thermoplastic composites are said to bridge the gap between standard reinforced thermoplastic compounds and pre-preg lay-up composites.

First Business Accelerator For Solutions To Plastic Pollution

NewGen Surgical is one of the initial businesses in the new Accelerator portfolio, each having developed a "groundbreaking" technology to reduce plastic pollution.

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OVERVIEW:
Medical

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Plastics are pervasive in medical, from tiny extruded catheters to tamper-evident medicine caps to huge MRIs that are built using thermoformed parts. Plastics have made health care simpler and less painful and made new techniques and prostheses possible. To compete in this market, processors need to have commitment to quality and consistency. In this zone you will learn about the tools, techniques, new materials and equipment that make this commitment possible.


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