At the K 2013, healthcare manufacturers facing increased regulation and escalating costs can get an inside look at how Styrolution, the global styrenics leader, is offering new solutions to ease their product development: cost-effective material advancements supported by reliable formulations and unparalleled service packages.
The healthcare applications of styrenics are growing as manufacturers look for more effective and safer delivery systems, state-of-the-art solutions to new challenges, and reliable formulations to reduce costly approval procedures. Styrenics are attractive to healthcare and diagnostic providers due to their cleanliness and safety, lower density, balanced performance, superior processing, excellent aesthetics and unsurpassed value for money.
As the global leader in styrenics with a legacy of more than 15 years serving healthcare and diagnostics, Styrolution will feature styrenics-based materials for sterilizable healthcare applications and HD service packages that go well beyond industry benchmarks. Also presented will be an array of customized solutions that are giving manufacturers a competitive edge and patients more range of choice.
Product innovations featured at the K 2013:
Alexander Silvestre, Global Director of Healthcare & Diagnostics, Styrolution:
“We bring care into healthcare product innovation by offering full-service product packages that include everything from product co-creation to global industry compliance. We help our customers every step of the way to get innovations to the market faster.”
Roberto Gualdoni, CEO, Styrolution:
“In our ambition to lead healthcare and diagnostics as the most reliable partner in the industry, we invest strategically in research and development to help deliver solutions for age-related disease, point-of-care diagnostics and lighter, more portable devices.”
Styrolution is the leading, global styrenics supplier with a focus on styrene monomer, polystyrene, standard ABS and styrenic specialties. With world-class production facilities and more than 80 years of experience, Styrolution helps its customers succeed by offering the best possible solution, designed to give them a competitive edge in their markets. The company provides styrenic applications for many everyday products across a broad range of industries, including automotive, electrical/electronics, building and construction, household appliances, toys, sports and leisure, packaging, and healthcare and diagnostics. In 2011, pro forma sales were at 6.6 billion euros, resulting in an EBITDA before special items of 317 million euros. Styrolution employs approximately 3,200 people and operates 17 production sites in ten countries.
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