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Nordson EFD Demonstrates Fluid Dispensing Techniques to Improve Medical Product Assembly and Laboratory Processes at MD&M East
Nordson EFD Demonstrates Fluid Dispensing Techniques to Improve Medical Product Assembly and Laboratory Processes at MD&M East
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EFD Inc.
977 Waterman Ave.
East Providence, RI, 02914-1342

Press release date: June 5, 2014

Learn about the complete line of fluid dispensing tools and equipment at Booth #2021
Visit us at MDM East, booth #2021
East Providence, RI USA — Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world's leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, will be demonstrating several fluid dispensing techniques to improve medical device assembly and laboratory processes at MD&M East, in booth #2021.

On display will be Nordson EFD's PICOŽ xMOD exchangeable modular valve mounted on a 4-axis robot demonstrating needle hub bonding. All parts of this valve can be easily and quickly exchanged and replaced, reducing downtime. The system operates at unprecedented speeds of up to 500Hz with excellent process control for high dot-to-dot consistency.

Nordson EFD's 754V aseptic dispense valve mounted on a 3-axis robot simulating filling vials with reagent will also be displayed. This valve features a smooth fluid flow path that is free of any entrapment areas. FDA-compliant wetted parts make the valve suitable for clean-in-place and sterilize-in-place medical assembly processes. 

In addition, Nordson EFD is honored to be a finalist for the Medical Design Excellence Award (MDEA). The winners are being announced at a ceremony being held during MD&M East. Nordson EFD was recognized for designing and supplying the Digit Power dispenser, which is being used by Dentsply International, LD Caulk Division, to manufacture the Aquasil Ultra Cordless tissue managing impression system. The MDEA competition is the MedTech industry's premier awards program. It fosters innovation by honoring the highest caliber medical devices on the market today.

"Being recognized with Dentsply Caulk as an MDEA Finalist is a great honor for us," stated Craig Blum, Nordson EFD business manager - Fluid Formulators. "This device was the result of a great collaboration between our two companies. Dentsply supplied the idea of what they wanted to accomplish and we used our expertise to design a device that would get them there. This product has already been well-received in the dental market, so the buzz created by this honor will help drive more awareness of what it can do for the dentist. It is just one example of how Nordson EFD works with customers to customize a specific solution for their dispensing requirements."

MDM East is being held June 10-12, 2014 at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY.

For more information or to arrange a meeting at MDM West, contact Steve Neves at or visit Nordson EFD on the web at,, or, email, or call +1 401.431.7000 or 800.556.3484. For Nordson EFD LLC sales and service in over 30 countries, contact Nordson EFD or go to

About Nordson EFD
Nordson EFD designs and manufactures precision fluid dispensing systems for benchtop assembly processes and automated assembly lines. By enabling manufacturers to apply the same amount of adhesive, lubricant or other assembly fluid to every part, every time, EFD dispensing systems are helping companies in a wide variety of industries increase throughput, improve quality, and lower their production costs. Other fluid management capabilities include high-quality syringe barrels and cartridges for packaging one- and two-component materials, along with a wide variety of fittings, couplers and connectors for controlling fluid flow in medical, biopharmaceutical and industrial environments.The company is also a leading formulator of specialty solder pastes for dispensing and printing applications in the electronics industry. 

About Nordson Corporation
Nordson engineers, manufactures and markets differentiated products and systems used for dispensing and processing adhesives, coatings, polymers, sealants and biomaterials; and for managing fluids, testing and inspecting for quality, treating surfaces and curing. These products are supported with extensive application expertise and direct global sales and service. We serve a wide variety of consumer non-durable, consumer durable and technology end markets including packaging, nonwovens, electronics, medical, appliances, energy, transportation, building and construction, and general product assembly and finishing. Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, the company has operations and support offices in more than 30 countries. Visit Nordson on the web at, or

Nordson EFD, LLC
Steve Neves
Marketing Specialist
(401) 431-7032

40 Catamore Boulevard
East Providence, RI USA

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0800 585733; +44 (0) 1582 666334

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