Resellers continued to offer material at elevated prices, but many processors took a moment to let the new higher price level sink in. By the end of the week, importers with uncommitted resin on the water became nervous and eased asking prices, reports the PlasticsExchange (Chicago).
The distributor and compounder of technical thermoplastics and thermoplastic elastomers is expanding its product portfolio to include custom compounds for medical, pharmaceutical packaging and diagnostic applications.
Medical devices that can effectively address local pain syndromes can, in some cases, supplant the use of systemic opioids. This can help reduce overall use of opioids, said FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D.