The company’s plants around the world manufacture the building blocks for plastics, like polypropylene. This specialized polymer strengthens the medical face masks that help reduce the spread of diseases like COVID-19 and other airborne pathogens. As well as sponges, pads and wraps, polypropylene is also used in personal protective equipment, or PPE, including surgical gowns and shoe covers.

Scroll down to learn more about the medical solutions these polymers help make possible. 


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