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04/12/2019

How can plastic in healthcare be recycled?

Interest is growing in the recycling of hospital plastic waste and nurses’ commitment to collecting and recycling these materials is crucial to the ‘green transition of […]
12/11/2019

How medical plastics waste is turned into school shoes

This op-ed was published by Medical Plastics News. By Ole Grøndahl Hansen, Project Manager, PVCMed Alliance. Though plastic gets a lot of negative attention these days, […]
28/10/2019

How to turn medical plastics waste into school shoes – op-ed in Medical Plastics News Magazine

Every day around the world, hospitals and other healthcare facilities use many tonnes of single-use plastics-based medical devices. Many of these devices are made from easily […]
23/10/2019

Does it really make sense to develop PVC-free materials?

This op-ed was published in Plastics Today, 11 October 2019. By Ole Grøndahl Hansen, Project Manager, PVCMed Alliance. Maybe the use of PVC in the medical […]
14/10/2019
does it really make sens to develop pvc-free materials?

Does it really make sense to develop PVC-free materials? Op-ed in PlasticsToday

Maybe the use of PVC in the medical sector has been under the radar in the media for some time, as Norbert Sparrow indicates in PlasticsToday in an article on alternatives to […]
02/10/2019

Danish hospital staff collect PVC oxygen masks for recycling

PVCMed Alliance and PVC Information Council Denmark participate in a project supported by the Danish Environmental Protection Agency where used oxygen masks are collected and treated […]