Navigation Links
PolyOne Features Non-Lead Radiation Protection at Medical Design and Manufacturing East Exhibition
Date:6/7/2011

CLEVELAND, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) today announced that it has worked with Siemens Healthcare to develop non-lead radiation shielding components for Siemens' newest line of CT scanners. PolyOne is displaying the components this week at the Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) East exhibition being held at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

Using PolyOne's Trilliant™ Healthcare Radiation Shielding Compound, Siemens was able to design and produce components with radiation shielding performance equal to lead while reducing component costs compared to traditional metal and lead parts.

Close collaboration with PolyOne also enabled Siemens to benefit from:

  • Reduced environmental impact with a RoHS-compliant alternative
  • Ability to shield areas more effectively due to increased design flexibility
  • Reduced machining, assembly and regulatory costs

Increasingly, healthcare manufacturers are seeking to incorporate more sustainable materials into their devices, and PolyOne is exhibiting several of these solutions at the MD&M event. As a key healthcare industry exhibition for nearly 30 years, MD&M East provides a forum for the newest technologies and advances in medical product development.

About PolyOne

PolyOne Corporation, with 2010 annual revenues of $2.6 billion, is a premier provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions. Headquartered outside of Cleveland, Ohio USA, PolyOne has operations around the world. For additional information on PolyOne, visit our Web site at www.polyone.com.

To access PolyOne's news library online, please go to www.polyone.com/news.


'/>"/>
SOURCE PolyOne Corporation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine technology :

1. PolyOne GLS Selected as Healthcare Industry Marketing Specialist for Santoprene™ TPV Medical Grades
2. PolyOne Announces Sale of SunBelt Investment
3. PositiveFriends.com Launches STD Social Networking Site Balancing Dating with Online Support Features
4. Mayo Clinic Studies Find REM Sleep Behavior Disorder is Associated with Other Features of Neurodegenerative Disorders
5. Alpharma Presents Data Addressing Abuse Liability Features, Safety and Efficacy on ALO-01 (EMBEDA(TM)) (morphine sulfate extended-release with sequestered naltrexone hydrochloride) at the American Pain Society Annual Scientific Session
6. ABC News NIGHTLINE Features HIFU with Sonablate(R) 500 as Non Invasive Treatment Option for Prostate Cancer
7. Clinical Lab Products Magazine Features Biomoda
8. Spotlight on Rosacea Advance - May Issue of Journal of Drugs in Dermatology Features Pyratine XR(TM) Clinical Study
9. International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health Features Discovery of Asbestos-Related Pain Origin from Scientists at the Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit
10. Hamon Tower Features Critical Care Advances, Potential for Reduced Costs
11. Vibrant Exhibit Hall Features Innovative Medical Technology at AdvaMed 2009
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... IRVINE, Calif. , Oct 22, 2014 ... Irvine, California , announced the receipt ... Small Business Innovation Research award (SBIR) from the National Institute of ... will fund the development of a Pan-HIV Protein Microarray ... the HIV-1 and HIV-2 subtypes and aid in the ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... , Oct. 22, 2014 Moms are ... health trackers for themselves and their kids, according to ... Report: Health & Fitness Go Mobile for Moms, the ... Series. BabyCenter, the number 1 pregnancy and parenting web ... that 55 percent of moms surveyed say they can,t ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... PORTLAND, Oregon , October 22, 2014 ... titled, "Global Disposable Gloves Market (Product type, Form, End ... Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Opportunities, Segmentation ... the global disposable gloves market. Based on key trends ... to be valued at $7.9 billion by 2020, registering ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Biomarker Discovery Company, Antigen Discovery Inc., Awarded an NIH Phase I Small Business Innovation Research Grant to Develop a Pan-HIV Protein Microarray Chip 2BabyCenter Finds Mom Ready to Live the "Measured Life" in its U.S. Mobile Mom 2014 Report: Health & Fitness Go Mobile for Moms 2BabyCenter Finds Mom Ready to Live the "Measured Life" in its U.S. Mobile Mom 2014 Report: Health & Fitness Go Mobile for Moms 3BabyCenter Finds Mom Ready to Live the "Measured Life" in its U.S. Mobile Mom 2014 Report: Health & Fitness Go Mobile for Moms 4Global Disposable Gloves Market Expected to Grow to $7.9 Billion by 2020 - Allied Market Research 2Global Disposable Gloves Market Expected to Grow to $7.9 Billion by 2020 - Allied Market Research 3Global Disposable Gloves Market Expected to Grow to $7.9 Billion by 2020 - Allied Market Research 4
(Date:10/25/2014)... New York, NY (PRWEB) October 26, 2014 ... aesthetic treatments, announces the most advanced and improved laser ... their effective and safe treatments like the lip ... treatments in keeping with specific focus areas of each ... services like cellulite reduction NYC . The company ...
(Date:10/25/2014)... Background: , In 1998 Bob Savage ... a pioneer in the field of establishing recovery community organizations. ... system and when he retired, he set out to answer ... service. , 1. Where are the people ... , 2. Can the recovery community be organized to ...
(Date:10/25/2014)... (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 Homeowners that ... has ‘gone bad’ need wonder no more. Clean Crawls ... homeowners should watch out for when it comes to ... according to the article released by Clean Crawls, can ... homeowners that any insulation that has deteriorated, become damp, ...
(Date:10/25/2014)... HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 24, ... sores -- herpes simplex -- might increase the risk of ... fact, being a carrier of certain antibodies to the virus ... "The identification of a treatable cause [herpes simplex] ... lead researcher Dr. Hugo Lovheim, an associate professor in the ...
(Date:10/25/2014)... HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 24, ... that spot increased risks for certain cancers, one might think ... But a new study suggests that, at least with ... out their genes doubled their risk of colon cancer were ... screened. "It didn,t make any difference, not at all," ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:BioSkinLaser.Com Now Offers Advanced Medical Aesthetics Procedures 2Health News:BioSkinLaser.Com Now Offers Advanced Medical Aesthetics Procedures 3Health News:CCAR Accepting Nominations for the Bob Savage Recovery Advocate of the Year Award 2Health News:5 Signs Indicating That Insulation Needs Replacing as Told By Clean Crawls in Recent Article 2Health News:Studies Link Cold Sore Virus to Alzheimer's Risk 2Health News:Studies Link Cold Sore Virus to Alzheimer's Risk 3Health News:Knowing Genetic Risk for Cancer May Not Change Behavior 2
... of Thailand government. The country’s health minister Mongkol Na Songkhla ... rest of the nation. ,In a conference promoting ... rise at an alarming rate which leads to diabetes and ... said to suffer from diabetes. ,According to him ...
... that the same genetic regulator that triggers growth of ... role in the development of the lethal brain cancer ... they showed that knocking out the function of a ... ,The researchers said their findings suggest that targeting ...
... rights to commercial companies over clinical and preclinical trial ... medicines and harm public health, says Karin Timmermans of ... PLoS Medicine. ,Writing in a personal capacity, ... to produce generic versions of the "flu drug" oseltamivir ...
... a prominent hospital in Toronto for people with chronic diseases ... the Norwalk virus.// ,Diane Whidden, a spokesperson for ... affected. ,The hospital usually has hundreds of patients, ... are 20 active cases only in a capacity of 500-beds. ...
... mathematical model of disease cycles developed at the University ... ,Speaking in a symposium titled "New Vistas in ... meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of ... discuss how models that she and coworkers have developed ...
... dominated, the retro Sadhana cut and Dev Anand cowlick made ... gurus. ,Hair salons registered up to 75 percent ... spruced up on grooming rituals in preparation for Valentine's Day. ... went for a special hairdo - a crazy and more ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:'Gateway' Gene Discovered for Brain Cancer 2Health News:Drug Companies Should Not Have a Monopoly Over Clinical Trial Data 2Health News:Mathematical Model Predicts Cholera Outbreaks 2Health News:Red Ribbons, Curls and Retro Hairstyles Popular on Valentine's Day 2
Latex agglutination slide test for the qualitative and semi-quantitative in vitro determination of Rheumatoid Factor in serum....
For the quantitative in vitro determination of Carbon Dioxide in serum and plasma....
For the quantitative in vitro determination of Uric Acid in serum, plasma and urine...
The BUN method used on the Dimension clinical chemistry system is an in vitro diagnostic test intended for the quantitative determination of urea nitrogen in serum, plasma and urine....
Medicine Products: