A new materials guide from Bayer Polymers may be just what the doctor ordered. Bayer High-Performance Polymers for Medical Applications gives an overview of how the company's thermoplastics can be used in a range of medical applications. In addition to providing general product information, the booklet addresses biocompatibility testing, sterilization methods, chemical resistance, and other material characteristics important in a medical setting. For a copy, visit http://rbi.ims.ca/3848-520.
George Leopold's talk at last week's Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis helped restore astronaut and engineer Gus Grissom's role in the beginnings of NASA, and outlined how Grissom played a pivotal role in winning the Space Race.
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