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Porex Honored as 2019 Outstanding Corporate Innovator by the Product Development and Management Association

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Porex takes home title after competing against 3M, Land O’ Lakes Inc. and other top companies

DS Technology GmbH Partners with Porex to Develop A Compact, Drug Intake Device That Makes Swallowing Medication Easy

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XStraw® uses POREX® filter technology to help ensure easy, convenient, and precise drug dosing

Porex Announced as 2019 Outstanding Corporate Innovator Award Finalist by the Product Development and Management Association

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(Fairburn, GA – August 26, 2019) Porex, a global leader in porous solutions, has been selected as a finalist for the Outstanding Corporate Innovator (OCI) Award. Following a rigorous testing process required of all nominees, Porex joins other leading innovators such as 3M, Land O’ Lakes Inc, the John I Haas: Barth-Haas Group and The […]

Porex Launches Free “The Science INSIDE” Webinar Series Teaching Engineers How to Use Porous Polymer Solutions to Maximize Product Performance

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(Fairburn, GA – Aug. 14, 2019) — Porex will launch its “The Science INSIDE” monthly educational webinar series later this month to explain the science behind porous polymer technologies and how design and manufacturing engineers can utilize the appropriate material components to improve product performance. The new webinar series will explore the different types of porous polymer technologies […]

Porex Unveils Results of New Study Verifying CERTIFIED PURE POREX Media as Effective for Greater Accuracy in Clinical and Analytical Methodologies

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(Fairburn, GA—July 31, 2019) – A recent independent study conducted for Porex on a set of expanded offerings in the CERTIFIED PURE POREX® product lineup found that the media and filters have virtually no material additives, contaminates or heavy metals that can cause interferences in clinical, analytical and blood transfusion testing.For the study, Porex expanded its […]

Porex to Debut Suite of Porous Polymer Sensor Components Improving Response Time and Enabling Greater Sensitivity for Gas Sensors at SENSOR+TEST 2019

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Innovative sensor line streamlines efficiency and cost for sensor manufacturers during production

Porex Earns Rising Star New Product Award from InnoBeauty for its Revolutionary Nubiform™ Cosmetics Technology

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leader in porous polymer solutions, has won the Rising Star New Product Award from InnoBeauty for its advanced Nubiform™ applicator, the first of its kind for the cosmetics industry. A flexible and soft material that gives customers optimal flow-through capabilities for liquid formulations, this high-performance elastomer breaks new ground by offering designers an alternative to […]

Porex Expands Capabilities with New Facility Centrally Located in Ningbo, China

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(Ningbo, China – June 12, 2019) – To optimize production and offer greater manufacturing capabilities for its global customers, Porex has relocated to a newly renovated facility in the industrial hub of Ningbo, China.  The move positions Porex in a larger space with increased capacity for machinery and the manufacturing of products for industries spanning from […]

Guangdong Xianfeng Medical Technology Co., Ltd. Partners with Porex to Develop A Safer, More Effective Sterilization Container for the Medical Industry in China

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(Fairburn, GA – May 17, 2019) Porex, a global leader in porous polymer solutions, and GuangdongXianfeng Medical Technology Co., Ltd. have teamed up to develop a sterile container that will improve the autoclave sterilization process for surgical instruments and help to reduce the risk of infection. The container features a robust, reusable sterilization filter designed by […]

Porex Receives a Bronze Edison Award™ for its FORTRESS® Pipette Tip Filter Technology

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New York, NY – April 4, 2019 – Porex, global leader in advanced porous solutions and member of the Filtration Group, has won a Bronze Edison Award in the medical category for its FORTRESS® Pipette Tip Filter. In its 32nd year, the annual Edison Awards™ honors the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products […]

Porex Announced as a 2019 Edison Award Finalist for its FORTRESS™ Pipette Tip Filter in the Medical Category

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(Fairburn, GA – February 6, 2019) – Porex, a global leader in advanced porous solutions and a member company of the Filtration Group, has been named a finalist in the medical category for its FORTRESS™ Pipette Tip Filter in the 2019 Edison Awards. The annual competition recognizes and honors the most innovative new products, services […]

Porex to Showcase Its Design and Engineering Solutions That Are Advancing the Medical Industry at MD&M West

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(Fairburn, GA – February 5, 2019) – Through its customized material design solutions, Porex is delivering innovations that bring product designs to life.  These solutions improve the performance of medical devices, provide more accurate results for diagnostics and eliminate cross-contamination in liquid handling applications.   Attendees at MD&M West 2019 will learn how Porex is […]

Porex to Showcase the “Science of Ink Flow Management” At Paperworld

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Frankfurt, Germany (January 25, 2019) – At Paperworld today, Porex Corporation (“Porex”), a market leader and innovator in advanced porous solutions, is offering a rare glimpse into the science of ink flow management upon which coloring, highlighter, whiteboard, and permanent markers rely for their user experience. One notable innovation is the new high-efficiency reservoir technology designed to create […]

Fragrance Diffusion Gets Greener with Reeds Optimized for Water-Based Formulas

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(Fairburn, GA – December 6, 2018) – To enable the eco-friendly fragrance formulas growing in popularity, Porex Corporation has created a reed that enables water-based formulas while still providing more uniform, longer-lasting diffusion. New environmental regulations spurred by organizations like the California Air Resource Board (CARB) have led to the development of water-based formulas for […]

POREX® Plastic Filter Housings Extend Life of Ergonomic Vacuum Lifting Systems, Reduce Overall Costs of Workplace Safety

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(Fairburn, GA – December 6, 2018) –Porex has engineered plastic filter housings that offer enhanced longevity for ergonomic vacuum lifting systems through active filtration of debris within system vacuum pumps. Debuting in the U.S., the Porex technology helps to prevent box -handling equipment from malfunctioning or wearing out prematurely, making workplace safety more cost-effective for warehouse […]

New CARB-Compliant Insecticide Wicks Offer Greater Consumer Safety, Reduce Environmental Impact

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(Fairburn, Georgia – November 15, 2018) – To meet market demand and new environmental regulations for safer, more natural insecticides, Porex is set to debut sintered polypropylene (PP) wicks that are compatible with newer water-based formulas. The new technology, which delivers enhanced product performance, durability and longevity over traditional ceramic wicks, complements Porex’s existing fiber […]

Porex to Present Suite of Innovative Solutions for Broad Range of Healthcare Applications at Compamed 2018

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_____________ Maria DeCapua (Fairburn, GA – October 26, 2018) – Life sciences technologies that improve sample accuracy, expedite lab results and enhance patient comfort will be among the various products featured at the Porex booth in Hall 8a / C14 at Compamed 2018 in Düsseldorf, Germany, Nov. 12-15. Porex delivers innovations for the healthcare industry that […]

POREX® Launches Second Cushion Compact Innovation at Cosmoprof Asia for Clean and Convenient Portable Makeup Application

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Fairburn, GA (Oct. 19, 2018) –  To meet market demand for cushion compacts in China’s mainland, Porex Corporation (“Porex”) will introduce a new cushion compact product at this year’s Cosmoprof Asia in Hong Kong (November 13 – 15, AsiaWorld-Expo/Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre). Engineered with region-specific needs in mind, this latest advancement retains the same core […]

To Help Maximize the Safety and Availability of Plasma, CERUS Partnered with POREX

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CERUS partnered with POREX to supply components for the inactivation of pathogens in platelets and plasma. The INTERCEPT™ Blood System is designed to reduce the risk of transfusion-transmitted infections by inactivating a broad range of pathogens such as viruses, bacteria and parasites that may be present in donated blood. The nucleic acid targeting mechanism of […]

Diagnostics made simple with POREX®’s “Collection to Detection” testing solutions

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Diagnostic testing has traditionally remained in the control of clinics and typically comes at no small cost, but POREX® is shaking up the status quo with a new suite of unmatched industry innovations. With its “Collection to Detection” diagnostics solutions, POREX® aims to both place power in the hands of the patient and cut operational […]

POREX® Antimicrobial Wound Care Innovation Reduces Healthcare-Associated Infections and Enhances Patient Comfort

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Jack Chan ___________________ Fairburn, GA (April 25, 2018) – Fast and effective wound healing is critical as part of continuing efforts to reduce healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) in clinical settings. To help wound dressing manufacturers improve infection control options for clinicians and provide enhanced patient comfort, Porex Corporation (“POREX®”) has introduced a broad-spectrum antimicrobial foam technology that proactively […]

New Multilayer Material Innovates Formula Dispensing for Jarred Cosmetics

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airburn, GA (January 18, 2018) – A new patent-pending composite material combines the reservoir and applicator in a . . . . .

POREX® Offers New Design Options to Innovate Cosmetic Products at Cosmoprof Asia

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Hong Kong, China (Nov. 14, 2017) – At today’s opening of the Cosmopack Asia venue of Cosmoprof Asia Porex Corporation (“POREX®”) will showcase an array of cutting-edge technologies to innovate cosmetics brands and solve design challenges. These advanced, solutions-driven designs will be displayed at the AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong, Hall 8, Booth #8-A08, beginning today through Thursday, […]

New Porous Material Makes Over Cosmetic Dip Applicators

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Fairburn, GA (November 14, 2017) – A new applicator material that combines flexibility and improved liquid retention is redefining the traditional dip tube applicator. Nubiform®, a porous elastomer from Porex Corporation (“POREX®”), is an ideal material for applicator tips being used with liquid-based makeup like foundations, concealers and lip stains. The material has the potential to increase […]

New Technology for Cosmetics Applicators Offers Top-Notch Hygiene

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Fairburn, GA (October 31, 2017) – Cosmetics designers can now achieve superior hygiene with an applicator material featuring enhanced antimicrobial protection. This new alternative for applicator tips uses an innovative technology that kills bacteria directly on the applicator surface. Introduced by Porex Corporation (“POREX®”) for use with foundations, concealers, lip stains and other liquid-based cosmetics applicators, Nubiform® […]

POREX® Offers Unmatched Customization for Cosmetics Designers

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Paris, France (June 22, 2017) – Porex Corporation (“POREX®”) will present Nubiform® – an innovative new material to help cosmetics brands shine – at MakeUp in Paris (Carrousel du Louvre; June 22-23, 2017). A high-performance elastomer, Nubiform offers designers an alternative material that is specially engineered for numerous cosmetics applications including foundation applicators, liquid eye liners, lip stain […]

Porex® Revolutionizes Cosmetics with New Innovation: Nubiform™

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At MakeUp in Paris (June 22-23, 2017; Carrousel du Louvre), Porex Corporation (“Porex®”) will showcase a new technology that takes design creativity to new heights: Nubiform™. A high-performance elastomer, Nubiform breaks new ground by offering cosmetics designers a high-performance alternative to foams and foam-like products used in numerous cosmetics products such as foundation applicators, liquid eye liners, […]

Porex Welcomes Essentra Porous Technologies to the Family

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Filtration Group Closes Acquisition of Essentra’s Porous Technologies Business