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As part of its sustainability strategy “Naturally Positive”, the Lenzing Group strives to ensure an intact environment and the protection of forests as an important part of the ecosystem. Against this backdrop, Lenzing initiated a project in... Read more

HYGIENE, MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICALS

Organic lifestyle brand Frugi has acquired Glasgow-based reusable nappy company TotsBots and its sister company Bloom & Nora, which produces sustainable sanitary products... Read more

HYGIENE, MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICALS

Gas phased filtration, biomanufacturing technologies, desalination developments, solution blow spinning, and breakthrough filtration and separation product designs are just a few of the keynote themes that will be addressed at the upcoming FiltXPO... Read more

HYGIENE, MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICALS

For about a year, Palmia has been testing a cleaning robot imported by Kiilto. The Finnish provider of restaurant, security, cleaning and facility services say the robot has proven itself to be an effective tool for the professional cleaning of... Read more

HYGIENE, MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICALS

It is no secret that we are in the midst of another industrial revolution. Guided by big data and an adoption of interconnectivity across multiple industries, today’s innovation goes further than just factories. Projects such as smart cities show... Read more

On first sight, Chicago’s Pullman District may not seem like the place you might expect to find one of the United States’ most progressive factories. Passing a giant Walmart and dilapidated buildings on a once prosperous brownfield site in a... Read more

EDANA is the leading global association and voice of the nonwovens and related industries. Since 1971, EDANA has provided its more than 250 members with a comprehensive range of services with the information and data necessary to enhance the... Read more

HYGIENE, MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICALS

US-based OEM 3D Systems and Belgian biotech company Antleron have announced a collaboration which the companies hope will play a pivotal role in advancing and accelerating breakthroughs in the biomedical industry and developing regenerative... Read more

ABB today opened its first global healthcare research hub on the Texas Medical Center (TMC) campus, in Houston, Texas – showcasing a number of concept technologies, including a mobile YuMi robot, which will be designed to assist medical and... Read more

Hollister Inc., an independent, employee-owned company that develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide, today, announced the official grand opening of its new manufacturing facility in Kaunas, Lithuania. The construction of... Read more

Berry Global is set to launch its new portfolio of sustainable films, laminates and nonwovens at the EDANA Outlook 2019 conference. The products are designed to meet growing demand for lower material use and increased natural, recyclable and... Read more

At the 34th Annual North American Spine Society meeting this week, DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices group, launched its new line in 3D printed titanium spinal implants... Read more

Cambridge-based startup CMR Surgical has raised £195-million (€220.4-million) to fund the global expansion of the "next generation" of robot surgeons. Read more

At first, the little Syrian boy seemed perplexed. Perhaps not fully understanding what was happening. Then, when the coloured, artificial limb was attached to him, in place of his missing right forearm, Yasser Al Khaled's face lit up with joy... Read more

Dutch specialty chemicals company Nouryon has joined forces with water treatment company Van Remmen UV Technology on a novel method to address the growing concern of pharmaceutical micropollutants in waste water... Read more

Indicia Production, a Contract Manufacturing Organisation specialising in the manufacture of ready-to-use microbiological media and sterile pharmaceutical ingredients, today announces the acquisition of Bio-Steril, a French company that... Read more

In August 2019, Ipswich Hospital plunged into darkness after it was hit during a 15-minute UK-wide power outage. The trust revealed that the disruption caused the unit’s circuit breaker to fail, briefly cutting the electrical supply to outpatients... Read more

KRAIBURG TPE announces that its THERMOLAST M compounds meet the requirements of the guideline 2017 for medical grade plastics (MGPs) passed by the Association of German Engineers (VDI) in July 2019. Intended as a guideline for manufacturers and... Read more

French healthcare provider Quantel Medical, part of the laser technology specialists Lumibird group has announced the acquisition of Slovenia's Optotek Medical for an undisclosed sum... Read more

A threat to jobs, a health and safety risk and a technological nightmare. Despite these common protests against robotic technology, demand is growing, creating a new challenge for robot component suppliers. Chris Johnson, managing director of... Read more

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