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Ultrasonic molding cuts medical plastics waste 30-60%

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By Doug Smock 
Published: January 30th, 2014

The trend toward rapidly rising prices for medical plastics may work strongly in favor of a new micro injection molding technology that uses ultrasonic power to melt plastics instead of the pressure and heat normally used.

“One important fit for us we are still evaluating is molding of PEEK and other high-cost resins because of the big savings of materials in our process,” said Enric Sirera, sales director for Ultrasion (Barcelona, Spain) in an interview with Plastics Today.

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http://www.plasticstoday.com/articles/ultrasonic-molding-cuts-medical-plastics-waste-30-600130201401

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