The new category highlights how automotive OEMs and suppliers adapted their processes, materials, or business to help battle the pandemic.
Frost & Sullivan predicts that global revenue for the plastics sector will expand almost 5% this year. In a new report, the business consultancy highlights the trends driving this growth.
Injection molder Technimark partners with iMFLUX and Rhinostics to produce polypropylene nasal swabs that reduce patient discomfort while improving sample concentration. Meanwhile, an MIT spinoff company is using algorithms and 3D printing to...
With help from a nimble partner, medical device giant BD took its rapid COVID-19 test kit from concept to large-scale production in a matter of months.
Fluon+ EM-20010 from AGC Chemicals Americas is formulated from melt-processable copolymers along with a specialty additive that inhibits growth of COVID-19 as well as other viruses and bacteria.
Every component of the mask is sourced and made in the United States, according to HomTex, which is poised to have the largest national production capacity for 100% made-in-America masks.
COVID-related production slowdowns and the depressed price of new plastic led to the decision.
COVID-19 has driven emerging tech in manufacturing in the past year, but what will come of the next 10 years?