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Vinyl Glove Production Impact Update

In late November, 2016, Sempermed became aware of an important manufacturing issue regarding the production and shipment of vinyl, which had a significant effect on many industries that utilize vinyl products. As we informed our team and customers, the Chinese government had imposed a production ban on vinyl factories in the northern region of China. […]

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Don’t Fear the Prop 65 Warning

On December 20, 2013 the State of California added DINP to the Proposition 65 list of chemicals “known to the State of California to cause cancer.” DINP (Diisononyl phthalate) is a phthalate plasticizer used in the manufacture of many vinyl (polyvinyl chloride/PVC) products, including electrical wire, coated fabrics, automotive parts, vinyl flooring, and footwear, as […]

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