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How do you lower analytical lab costs?

Posted on May 11th, 2017 by in Chemical R&D

A chemist at a global chemical company needed to create new materials for the company’s polymer platform. His challenge was to find and evaluate high performance, cost effective and biodegradable polymers within budget. He needed a way to sort and evaluate large numbers of materials quickly, efficiently and reliably. Continue reading “How do you lower analytical lab costs?” »

Biodegradable 3D Printing Materials, Bone Fractures and the $6 Million Man!

Posted on December 22nd, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

3d printed spine

Rib cage, spinal column and vertebrae manufactured by 3D printing (Courtesy: Evonik’s Corp, www.evonik.com)

For five seasons from 1974 to 1978 a series called The Six Million Dollar Man aired on the television.  It featured the ruggedly handsome NASA astronaut Colonel Steve Austin Continue reading “Biodegradable 3D Printing Materials, Bone Fractures and the $6 Million Man!” »