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DSM launches new engineering materials to improve medical care

DSM Launches New Engineering Materials to Improve Medical Care.
(Photo: DSM Engineering Materials: DSMPR527)
Royal DSM, a purpose-led, global science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, is launching a new portfolio of engineering materials designed to help global medical device manufacturers improve the quality of care for patients around the world.

Airnov innovations help maximize oxygen protection in pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products

Airnov innovations help maximize oxygen protection in pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products. 
(Photo: Airnov)Airnov Healthcare Packaging, a global leader in controlled atmosphere packaging, is enabling manufacturers of pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products to optimize their product development cycles through its series of oxygen protection and simulation solutions.

SABIC debuts a novel bio-based LNP compound that can help reduce carbon emissions and fossil fuel use

SABIC today launched new bio-based LNP™ THERMOCOMP™ DC0041PE-7M1D145W compound, offering customers a new sustainable option for demanding applications in electrical/electronics, healthcare and other key industries.SABIC today launched new bio-based LNP THERMOCOMP DC0041PE-7M1D145W compound, offering customers a new sustainable option for demanding applications in electrical/electronics, healthcare and other key industries. This new flame-retardant, carbon fiber-reinforced compound has a reduced carbon/energy footprint compared to its incumbent product, LNP THERMOCOMP DC0041PE-7M1D145 compound, while delivering the same properties.

99.84 % protection against SARS CoV-2 on textiles thanks to Sanitized® T 99-19

SANITIZED AG: 99.84 % protection against SARS CoV-2 on textiles thanks to Sanitized® T 99-19. 
(Photo: SANITIZED AG, PR036) The antimicrobial protection of Sanitized® T 99-19 is valued by textile manufacturers worldwide. Now the product’s nearly 100 % efficacy against the SARS-CoV-2 virus has been confirmed by independent labs in France (basis: ISO 18184:2019).

Bunzl Distribution brings American antiviral technology to Mexico retailers

AscendBunzl Distribution, a leading supplier of packaging, disposable supplies, and cleaning and safety products, has signed on as the distributor in Mexico for Acteev Protect masks, made in the United States by polyamide manufacturer Ascend Performance Materials. A global distributor, Bunzl provides supplies to supermarkets, food processing plants, retailers and convenience stores in Mexico.

Mondi Gronau starts production of more than one million medical face masks per day in Germany

Mondi Gronau starts production of more than one million medical face masks per day in Germany. 
(Photo: Mondi, PR178)Mondi, global leader in packaging and paper, has started up new production lines for melt-blown nonwoven fabric and medical face masks at its site in Gronau, Germany to mitigate the spread of COVID‑19.

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