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VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2020 goes virtual

Due to the ongoing pandemic crisis and concerns about health and safety, VinylPlus® has made the decision to host the VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2020 ONLINE as a single […]

Medical Device Regulation postponed until 26 May 2021 due to coronavirus

To prioritise the fight against the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, a one-year postponement of the Medical Device Regulation has been adopted by the European Commission, Parliament and […]

VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2020 postponed to 14-15 October

Due to the growing concerns around the coronavirus (COVID19) and travel restrictions to Italy, VinylPlus has made a strategic decision to change the dates of the […]

1-year delay for implementation of Medical Device Regulation highly probable due to coronavirus

Coronavirus is currently the number one challenge for the global healthcare sector and medical device value chain. In light of the situation, the EU Commission has […]

Make no mistake: PVC-based medical devices are fit for recycling

This op-ed was published at PlasticsToday on 20 March 2020. By Ole Grøndahl Hansen, Project Manager, PVCMed Alliance. While COVID-19 understandably is capturing all of the […]

VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2020: #CIRCULARVINYL

The 2020 edition of the VinylPlus Sustainability Forum themed #CIRCULARVINYL will focus on the key sustainability challenges and transformation for the vinyl industry in the years […]