Using a technique called “continuous mechanochemical compatibilization,” Zzyzx Polymers is adapting 80-year-old plastic recycling technology by cooling the material rather than melting it. Read more: http://bit.ly/1s96zKP
OraSure manufactures OraQuick: In-Home HIV Test, the only at-home oral HIV test. Ben Franklin clients Cerora and Vaxform also presented tothe Commissioner. OraSure has been approached by agencies and entities interested in employing the method, which detects antibodies in saliva, to test for Ebola. Read more: http://bit.ly/1wbSCSu
Keystone Edge is profiling contestants in the upcoming Ben Franklin Venture Idol competition, scheduled for Nov. 20 at Ben Franklin TechVentures. After earning their way through the afternoon selection process, entrepreneurs pitch their startups to investors and attendees. Ben Franklin will invest $15,000 based on the “crowd-funded” audience vote. More: http://bit.ly/1nwXksu
The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s (BFTP/NEP) Board of Directors has approved the investment of $357,100in support of regional economic development. BFTP/NEP’s goal is to help lead northeastern Pennsylvania to Continue Reading ...
Crowdfunding-Style Event Scheduled for November 20 The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania will host its annual Ben Franklin Venture Idol on Thursday, November 20. The event will be held at Continue Reading ...
B. Braun Medical Inc. announced that it has received FDA approval of Sterile Water for Injection USP in 2L and 3L containers. With these additional containers, B.Braun expands its line of solution containers that are not made with natural rubber latex, DEHP, or PVC. Read more: http://on.mktw.net/1CINSGa
Zzyxx, aims to be the last word in the plastics and recycling industries. The Allentown start-up is developing a novel plastic polymers manufacturing process called continuous mechanochemical compatibilization (CMC). Read more: http://bit.ly/1vxOcTN
Keystone Edge is profiling contestants in the upcoming Ben Franklin Venture Idol competition (Nov. 20 at Ben Franklin TechVentures). After earning their way through the afternoon selection process, entrepreneurs pitch their startups to investors and attendees. Ben Franklin Continue Reading ...
Azevan Pharmaceuticals is currently in Phase Two of clinical trials for a drug that its founders hope will help patients with mood disorders, including intermittent explosive disorder and PTSD. Read more: http://bit.ly/1uKgfie
LifeAire Systems, LLC, has been named a finalist in the Emerging Business of the Year category in the Lehigh Valley Business, Business of the Year awards program. The Business of the Year Continue Reading ...
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