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.
The Space Kid, 11, will be one of the first civilians to have his design manufactured in space by NASA, thanks to the City X Project, which inspires kids to think about new 3D-printed inventions that could be useful for humans living in space.
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