News & events

22/09/2017

PVC medical recycling in Australia

Recycling of PVC-based medical devices has been ongoing in Australia and New Zealand since 2009. In the last three years, the number of hospitals and healthcare […]
23/08/2017

Challenges and opportunities of DEHP replacement

It is not easy to switch from one plasticiser to another in medical devices. In the video Dr. Martin Stimpson from our member company Eastman explains the […]
29/06/2017

2017 regulatory update on DEHP in medical devices

A lot of things are happening in the world of plasticisers and medical devices. In fact, it seems as if 2017 will be a decisive year […]
14/06/2017
PVC blood bags

PVC – an essential component of blood donation

Blood is life. Access to blood is vital especially in cases of emergencies such as natural disasters or armed conflicts, and every day all around the […]
02/06/2017
PVCMed Alliance information leaflet

Learn about PVC in healthcare in new information leaflet

Our new information leaflet provides an overview of the many uses of PVC in healthcare, explains about the PVCMed Alliance and how innovation in the PVC […]
05/05/2017
PVC 2017 in Brighton

Social media in focus at PVC 2017

More than 500 delegates from over 35 countries gathered in Brighton last week for the triennial PVC conference.