Cooley Engineers PVC-Free Medical Membrane Compound

Cooley Specialty Products, Pawtucket, R.I., has introduced Cooley MedGuard, a polyolefin-based
polymer membrane for medical end-uses.

According to the company, a division of the Cooley Group, Cooley MedGuard is polyvinyl
chloride (PVC)-free, incinerable and weldable. “Cooley is able to produce a quality membrane which
not only performs as well as PVC-based products, but also supports advanced waste management
systems,” said Al Behbehani, business manager.

February 2004