7/18/13 1:18 pm CDT
Expansion includes groundbreaking gold catalyst technology & innovative twists on classic designs
3M Personal Safety Division has expanded its personal protective equipment portfolio with new disposable respirators, stylish welding helmets, anti-fog safety eyewear, a rescue device and a breakthrough air filtration system.
An innovative filtration panel and proprietary gold catalyst technology make the 3M Versaflo AP-600 Series Air Filtration Panel an easy-to-use, easy-to-maintain supplied air filtration system. This panel may be ideal for certain uses in a variety of industries includingmore...
7/18/13 9:23 am CDT
- Depot and Arsenal Executive Leadership Program Provides Military Commanders with Classroom And Online Business Expertise -
For the fourth consecutive year, 3M Defense has played host to a unique executive development program designed to further educate military commanders and senior civilian leaders. The Depot and Arsenal Executive Leadership Program (DAELP) brings military commanders to 3M Center in St. Paul where participants are exposed to leadership development and management concepts designed to enhance how they manage their United States depot, arsenal and ammunition facilities.The nine-month program helpsmore...
7/17/13 9:49 am CDT
CMO COMPLIANCE will provide software platform
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and CMO COMPLIANCE (CMO) have announced a new partnership in which
CMO will provide the software platform for the 3M Firestop Management
System. The arrangement will give users of the 3M Firestop Management
System the benefits of CMO’s flexible, cloud-based mobile solution, with
an intuitive interface and up-to-the-minute configuration.
The 3M Firestop Management System is a web-based application that helps
facility managers controlmore...
7/17/13 8:05 am CDT
Personalize for back-to-school with 100+ Magic, Washi, Masking and Shipping Tapes
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Just in time for the 2013 back-to-school season, Scotch Brand from 3M is
introducing new Scotch
Expressions Tapes in more than 100 colors and patterns and four
types of tape—Magic, washi, masking and shipping. The tapes are the
newest way to personalize projects, bringing to life the hottest trends
in colors and patterns.
Scotch Expressions Tapes are the perfect answer to today’s creative
needs. Millennials and teens aremore...
7/15/13 9:59 am CDT
- 3M Peltor COMTAC III ACH is proven to support critical communications, help preserve hearing -
The noise of war is a major enemy for American troops, often obstructing critical combat communications and inflicting permanent hearing impairment – the No. 1 service-related disability among U.S. veterans. The 3M™ Peltor™ COMTAC III Advanced Communication Headset – now in its fifth year of full-rate production and battle-proven by U.S. special operations forces – has been effective in supporting service members’ operational effectiveness and helping preserve their hearing. The COMTACmore...
7/10/13 10:42 am CDT
The Nationwide Search for 2013 Scotch Brand Most Gifted Wrapper Begins Today
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Professional and recreational gift wrappers, paper crafters, artists and
makers alike are encouraged to enter the 17th annual Scotch
Brand Most Gifted Wrapper Contest, sponsored by 3M, the maker of Scotch
Tape. Eight finalists will be chosen to receive an all-expenses paid
trip to New York City to compete for the $10,000 grand prize and the
title of the 2013 Scotch Brand Most Gifted Wrapper.
Contestants will convene at Celsius atmore...
7/9/13 1:00 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and China-based Hunan Reshine New Material Company, Ltd have entered
into a patent license agreement to expand the use of nickel, manganese
and cobalt (NMC) used in lithium ion batteries. These batteries provide
energy to a host of diverse applications ranging from the consumer
electronics market to the automotive market. Under the agreement, 3M
grants Reshine a license to U.S. Patents 6,660,432, 6,964,828,
7,028,128, and 8,241,791 and allmore...
7/9/13 8:00 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Food Safety today announced the launch of its new 3M™ Molecular
Detection Assay Listeria monocytogenes. This is the fourth test
available for the award-winning 3M™ Molecular Detection System, which
provides pure and simple testing for dangerous pathogens in a variety of
The 3M Molecular Detection System is a breakthrough for the food and
beverage industry. The 3M Molecular Detection Assays use isothermalmore...
7/8/13 8:00 am CDT
Biological results up to three times faster than currently available systems
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Well-defined and properly monitored cleaning and sterilization practices
are vital to achieving infection prevention goals within healthcare
facilities. Busy surgery schedules, complex instrument sets and varying
manufacturer instructions for use (IFUs) create a challenging
environment for sterile processing teams to balance speed and quality.
For many facilities, a robust sterilization monitoring quality process
includes 3M™ Attest™ Biologicalmore...
7/1/13 7:00 am CDT
Precision-shaped grain technology revolutionizes the grinding process
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Abrasive Systems rocked the grinding world last year with the
introduction of 3M™ Cubitron™ II Bonded Abrasive Grinding and
Cut-Off Wheels. Now, those same benefits to the operator – faster
cutting with less pressure, and longer lasting abrasives – are available
in 3M™ Cubitron™ II Flap Discs. With this new offering, tough tasks like
weld grinding, deburring, rust removal, edge grinding, and weld seam
blending can be finished faster and moremore...