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26/05/2021

Medical plastics 101: PVC is material of choice for disposable medical devices

In an ongoing series on medical plastics, leading plastics trade media Plastics Today recently zoomed in on PVC. The article was contributed by PVCMed Alliance and […]
18/05/2021
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Op-ed: Healthcare plastics – let’s recycle!

Healthcare’s impact on climate and environment has long been under the radar, as the sector naturally has cure and patient safety as its number one priority. […]
05/05/2021

VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2021: #Towards2030

VinylPlus® will launch the new 10-year Commitment of the European PVC Industry to Sustainable Development at the 2021 edition of the VinylPlus Sustainability Forum themed #TOWARDS2030. […]
13/04/2021

PVC 2021: Moving healthcare towards circular economy

COVID-19 has highlighted the crucial role played by single-use plastic medical devices in the prevention and control of infections in hospitals. The surge in the use […]
16/03/2021
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New infographic shows where PVC is used in hospitals

Polyvinyl chloride, also known as PVC or vinyl, has a long history in healthcare. For more than six decades, PVC has been the material of choice […]
05/02/2021
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VinylPlus® Med Accelerates Sustainability in Healthcare

VinylPlus®, the Voluntary Commitment to sustainable development of the European PVC industry, unveils a new collaborative project called VinylPlus® Med, aimed at accelerating sustainability in healthcare […]