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Peter Galland, Teknor Apex Company examines how many factors determine the best alternative to DEHP for PVC medical devices more

Jun 8, 2016 12:00 PM News

By Ole Grøndahl Hansen, project manager at PVCMed, an alliance of the PVC medical industry value chain more

May 13, 2015 4:20 PM News

by Ole Grøndahl Hansen, project manager at PVCMed, an alliance of the PVC medical industry value chain more

Apr 13, 2015 2:10 PM Opinion

US headquartered polymer manufacturer Eastman Chemical Company today announced at the Compamed trade fair in Düsseldorf, Germany, that Eastman 168 (trademarked) SG non-phthalate plasticiser is now available in Europe. more

Nov 20, 2013 2:39 PM Technology

US headquartered Eastman Chemical Company today announced it will expand its non-phthalate plasticiser portfolio with the addition of Eastman 168 SG (sensitive grade) non-phthalate plasticiser. more

Apr 26, 2013 12:00 AM News

Vancive Medical Technologies, formerly Avery Dennison Medical Solutions, is offering DEHP-free products, including InteliShield Barrier Film, to manufacturers of temporary adherent medical devices who are concerned about potential DEHP requirements. more

Nov 14, 2012 12:00 AM News

On September 10, 2012 Medical Plastics News hosted a conference call in which Prof Terry Gourlay of the University of Strathclyde, UK, presented evidence that DEHP accumulates in the tissue of rats. more

Oct 1, 2012 12:00 AM Technology

The European Commission (EC) has requested the Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks (SCENIHR) to deliver an opinion on the potential health impacts caused by DEHP-containing medical devices. more

Aug 24, 2012 12:00 AM

The European Council of Vinyl Manufacturers (ECVM) has contested a PVC blood bag life cycle assessment (LCA) carried out by a consortium of companies based mainly in Scandinavia. more

Aug 1, 2012 12:00 AM

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