Product and Brand
3/24/17 2:51 pm CDT
3M Petrifilm Rapid Aerobic Count Plates are fast, accurate, sample-ready culture media
3M Food Safety today announced its 3M™ Petrifilm™ Rapid Aerobic Count Plates have received AFNOR Certification by NF VALIDATION (Certificate Reference No. 3M 01/17 – 11/16). The 3M Petrifilm Rapid Aerobic Count Plates had previously received validation through the AOAC® Performance Tested MethodsSM and AOAC® Official Methods of AnalysisSM programs. The validation for the 3M Petrifilm Rapid Aerobic Count Plates certifies that the plates are equivalent to or better than the reference method whenmore...
2/27/17 12:00 pm CST
3M Patent Protects Stacked Prism Film Products
ST. PAUL, Minn. & SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Intellectual Property Trial and Appeal Board (“IPTAB”) in Daejeon,
South Korea, recently upheld the validity of all claims of 3M’s Korean
Patent No. 1,074,570 titled "Method for Stacking Surface Structured
LMS Co. Ltd. had petitioned the IPTAB to invalidate 3M’s patent in
response to a patent infringement lawsuit that 3M Innovative Properties
Co. and 3M Korea Ltd. filed against LMS on June 19, 2015, in the Seoulmore...
2/27/17 7:00 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Every vascular catheter used on a patient poses potential for a costly
and prevalent central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI).
Passive disinfection caps for needleless connectors have been shown to
reduce the risk of CLABSI. Disinfecting port protectors also eliminate
human scrubbing technique variability. However, clinicians haven’t had a
passive disinfection solution for stopcocks and hemodialysis catheters –
until now. 3M ismore...
2/22/17 7:05 am CST
London Fashion House Shows Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection Inspired by Shapes and Colors of Iconic Post-it Notes from 3M
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, the global innovation company recognized for diversified technology
and applying creativity and ingenuity to improve people’s lives,
announces a partnership with London-based fashion label Fyodor Golan at
London Fashion Week 2017. As designers, industry leaders and fashion
enthusiasts gathered from across the globe for the annual event, Fyodor
Golan unveiled their unprecedented vibrant collection. 3M Design and
Post-it Brand from 3M teamedmore...
2/8/17 10:16 am CST
Inventor of the original scouring pad releases a whole new dimension of clean with all-new, double-duty cleaning solution for the food service industry
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scrubbing pots and pans has always been a grueling task. Kitchen aids
can now cut back on the elbow grease with the new Scotch-Brite™ Dual
Purpose Scour Pad 96Hex from 3M. Introducing a new shape that is both
longer lasting and user friendly, the hexagonal hand pad features a
yellow side with the latest in scouring technology, and a gray side that
polishes away fine particles and grease.
“In 1958, Scotch-Brite introduced the firstmore...
2/1/17 11:19 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As our aging population grows, nurses are continuing to see more
instances of tough-to-manage skin breakdown due to incontinence. Skin
damage associated with urine and/or fecal exposure, otherwise known as
incontinence associated dermatitis (IAD), is a resource-intensive
condition that can be very painful for patients. To help combat this
debilitating problem, 3M introduces its revolutionary 3M™ Cavilon™
Advanced Skin Protectant, a highmore...
1/24/17 1:36 pm CST
Protect sensitive information from visual hackers with holistic security and privacy measures
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Four out of five mobile workers say they’ve caught someone looking over
their shoulder at their laptop screen in a public space.1
This low-tech threat, known as visual hacking, is a growing concern as
more workers are accessing confidential company information outside of
the office in public spaces.
To help address visual hacking, 3M today announced its commitment to
Data Privacy Day. This international effort is held annually onmore...
1/19/17 12:33 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn. & MADRID--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Commercial Court of Barcelona, Spain, has ordered a
preliminary injunction against BossAuto Innova S.A. ("BossAuto") for
infringement of the Spanish portion of 3M's European patent EP 0,954,381
B2. This patent relates to 3M’s PPS™ technology that enables the
efficient mixing and spraying of coatings for automotive collision
The court order prohibits the import and/or manufacture, export,
1/16/17 8:24 am CST
Attendees will demo new Tactical 300 and Tactical 500 Electronic Hearing Protectors
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PELTOR™
Sport is showcasing its latest innovations, including new tactical
hearing protectors, at The National Shooting Sports Foundation’s
Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show®) in Las Vegas
beginning January 17.
Available in early 2017, the PELTOR Sport Tactical 300 and PELTOR Sport
Tactical 500 Electronic Hearing Protectors feature new proprietary 3M
SMART technology that automatically adjusts to yourmore...
12/14/16 2:00 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M has filed an infringement lawsuit in Düsseldorf, Germany, against
Dentsply DeTrey GmbH alleging that Dentsply’s Prime&Bond Active
Universal adhesive dispenser design infringes on 3M’s Registered EU
Community Design for the 3M™ Scotchbond™ Universal adhesive flip-top
3M’s design protected flip-top dispenser allows for easy one-handed
opening and controlled dispensing of adhesive material used in the