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Solvay’s move into medical devices has begun with a dental care business line. more

21 Jun 2017 10:40 Devices

Supplier of specialty polymers Solvay has announced two new lubricated grades of PEEK products to its portfolio of biocompatible polymers for use in implantable medical devices. more

27 Mar 2017 15:55 Technology

Chemical company Solvay is entering the medical devices market with a new dental care business line. more

22 Mar 2017 08:30 News

Foster Corporation, provider of polymer solutions for healthcare markets, has been appointed as a North American distributor for supplier of specialty polymers, Solvay. more

17 Jan 2017 14:15 News

Leading supplier of specialty polymers, Solvay has announced that multiple of its medical grade polymers have been used to develop a lighter, more ergonomic and highly cost-effective kit of reusable instruments for spinal surgeries. more

26 Oct 2016 10:45

Global supplier of specialty polymers, Solvay, announced that it has facilitated in the development of a tissue removal device, with its medical-grade resin Ixef Para. more

23 Sep 2016 14:50 News

Solvay Specialty Polymers’ KetaSpire polyetheretherketone (PEEK), a semi-crystalline thermoplastic, has been chosen by BGI for use in its genome sequencing platform, BGISEQ-500 more

28 Apr 2016 11:37 News

Solvay Speciality Polymers Zeniva polyetheretherketone (PEEK) has passed Chinese biocompatibility testing for implantable devices more

18 Mar 2016 12:08 News

Solvay and Medacta have challenged perceptions that single-use medical instruments have a worse carbon footprint than reusable surgical instruments more

4 Mar 2016 15:00 News

Solvay has introduced its high-performance Veradel HC A-301 polyethersulfone (PESU), which offers 
ISO 10993 biocompatibility for healthcare applications more

17 Feb 2016 12:38 News

S+P Samson GmbH selected Solvay Specialty Polymers’, Radel polyphenylsulfone (PPSU), film for the inlay of its new Structobond labels. more

17 Jun 2015 14:16 News

Brainy plastics: French group Sophysa, a supplier of adjustable neurosurgical valves for hydrocephalus treatment, is using Eviva polysulfone (PSU) resin from Solvay Specialty Polymers to make implantable brain shunt valves and access ports. more

9 Oct 2014 10:10 Devices

All clear: Extremity Medical has received clearance from the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for its HammerFiX IP fusion system more

13 Jun 2014 15:28 Technology

Perfect fit: Ixef PARA and AvaSpire PAEK are highly viable material candidates for surgical retractors, says Solvay more

11 Jun 2014 10:41 News

How high performance polymers have a key role in replacing metal in the medical device market by Lu Rahman more

12 May 2014 14:23 Technology

The big sell: Solvay has signed an agreement to sell its polyvinyl chloride (PVC) compound business Benvic Europe to US investment company OpenGate Capital. more

22 Apr 2014 11:48 News

Joint force: Clariant is joining an industry-wide initiative that aims to improve sustainability practices within the supply chains of the chemical industry more

28 Mar 2014 15:41 News

Material world: Arevo Labs has announced the availability of technology and materials to create Ultra Strong High Performance Polymer Parts using a 3D printing process. more

25 Mar 2014 11:23 Technology

Expansion plans: Solvay Specialty Polymers is making changes to expand its focus on the healthcare industry and meet the growing needs of its global customers more

13 Mar 2014 14:43 News

Solvay Specialty Polymers will host an Educational Summit during the upcoming American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) 2014 annual meeting scheduled March 11-15 in New Orleans. more

5 Mar 2014 16:39 News