Editor in chief of PlasticsToday since 2015, Norbert Sparrow has more than 20 years of editorial experience in business-to-business media. He studied journalism at the Centre Universitaire d'Etudes du Journalisme in Strasbourg, France, where he earned a master's degree.
FDA issued a warning letter to Mark Berman, MD, requesting that he cease manufacturing and distributing the Pocket Protector—a polymer pouch implanted as a lining inside the breast pocket during breast augmentation procedures.
The PVC Recycling in Hospitals program, developed by the Vinyl Council of Australia and sponsored by medical device OEM Baxter Healthcare, provides one pathway to effective recycling of the most widely used plastic in healthcare settings, PVC.
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