Product and Brand
5/24/16 9:00 am CDT
New robust compilation of publication summaries highlights safety and effectiveness of therapeutic systems
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today 3M, a world leader in infection prevention, announced the
publication of a robust
research compendium highlighting the safety and effectiveness of the
3M™ Bair Hugger™ patient warming system. The most comprehensive
compilation of more than 200 studies across a wide range of surgeries –
including hip, knee, cardiac and abdominal procedures – the compendium
reinforces the sheer volume of extensive research and history of the
5/18/16 8:00 am CDT
Advanced materials from 3M provide lightweight, high-performance torso protection
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ceradyne, Inc., a 3M company, has been awarded a $92.7 million
body-armor contract by Defense Logistics Agency for delivery of 177,000
pieces. The plates are designed to meet stringent performance
requirements outlined by the U.S. Department of Defense. Production and
deliveries are expected to begin in 2016.
Worn by U.S. Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines, the lightweight
enhanced small arms protective inserts (ESAPI) are insertedmore...
5/13/16 2:00 pm CDT
3M bolsters presence in industrial ergonomic safety equipment
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Personal Safety Division announces that StrongArm® Technologies
ErgoSkeleton™ personal performance equipment will now be available for
purchase through 3M’s distribution channels within the United States.
StrongArm’s ErgoSkeleton line includes the V22 ErgoSkeleton™ and the FLx
ErgoSkeleton™, designed to help protect industrial workers from back
injuries, referred to by StrongArm as “Industrial Athletes.” Both
5/13/16 11:14 am CDT
First of its kind, 3M™ ScaleGard™ Blend Series of Products and recently released SGLP-CL Series of Reverse Osmosis Systems save equipment owners time and money
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--When it’s time to change the water filter in your local coffee shop’s
espresso machine, service technicians have traditionally relied on
estimating usage rather than having precise, exact information. That’s
about to change because 3M has created the 3M™ ScaleGard™ Blend Series
of Products, providing a solution that helps ensure a seamless operation
of expensive equipment by intelligently calculating water filter usage
to provide Recipe Qualitymore...
4/27/16 1:21 pm CDT
3M Food Safety announced Wednesday that its 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay 2 – Salmonella has been approved for Official Method of AnalysisSM by AOAC INTERNATIONAL (OMA method number 2016.01). The validation certifies that the test kit is equivalent or better than standard reference methods for the detection of Salmonella in a broad range of foods and food processing environmental surfaces. The Official Methods of Analysis, AOAC INTERNATIONAL’s premier, internationally recognized program formore...
4/12/16 2:49 pm CDT
Leading fall protection and safety specialists tour U.S. to educate construction workers about fall protection and dropped object prevention during 2016 National Safety Stand-Down
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M’s Capital Safety will host fall protection demonstrations throughout
the U.S. May 2-6, 2016, during OSHA’s
National Safety Stand-Down. Capital Safety has historically been
involved in OSHA’s Stand Down and is proud to participate in this
campaign to remind and educate employers and workers in the construction
industry about the serious dangers of falls and dropped objects. 3M
acquired Capital Safety in August 2015, adding Capital Safety’smore...
4/12/16 10:27 am CDT
New ScotchBlue™ PLATINUM Painter’s Tape Enables Quicker and Easier Tape Application and Removal1
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In time for National Home Improvement Month in May, 3M Company, maker of ScotchBlue™
Painter’s Tape, is introducing the first and only poly-backed indoor
masking tape that tears by hand at a 90-degree angle. ScotchBlue
PLATINUM™ Painter’s Tape is now available nationwide, enabling
painters to mask surfaces quicker and easier while pulling off better
paint job with just one pull.1
“For decades, 3M has been committed to providingmore...
4/11/16 10:02 am CDT
Urban Tree Lounge installation combines sustainability, materials design and architecture to spark moments of reflection
MILAN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As designers, architects, and creative professionals from around the
world arrive in Milan this week to explore the latest trends in design,
they’ll discover a new place to “reflect” on their experiences. 3M
Design (the design group of 3M Company) has collaborated with Stefano
Boeri Architetti to create Urban Tree Lounge, an installation
providing Design Week visitors an opportunity to experience magic
moments of inspiration and reflection thatmore...
3/22/16 7:07 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, a global science-based company that inspires creative collaboration,
today welcomed Nobel Laureate, Martin Chalfie, for an interactive
session at its state-of-the-art innovation center in Dubai. Professor
Chalfie was a speaker at the two day ‘Nobel
Prize Series’ event produced by Nobel Media and the Nobel Museum in
partnership with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation. The session
was attended by key 3M partners, customers andmore...
3/15/16 8:01 am CDT
New from 3M, the Projected Capacitive Multi-Touch Displays Incorporating Proprietary Ultrafine Metal Mesh Touch System Conductor Design Unleashes New Commercial Possibilities for Large-Format Digital Signage and Retail Displays
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visitors attending the 2016 Digital Signage Expo (DSE) in Las Vegas this
week will be the first to see how 3M ingenuity helps make digital
signage come alive in large-format, multi-touch displays. 3M is
unveiling its new line of Projected Capacitive (PCAP) Multi-Touch
Displays that incorporates the company’s proprietary ultrafine metal
mesh touch system conductor design. The new displays and the company’s
line of 3M PCAP systems will bemore...