Table 1--property comparison of polymers Items ASTM Unit PHBH
PLA PET LDPE Density D792 g/cc 1.19 1.26 1.38 0.92 Melting point DSC [degrees]C 126 166 260 110 Glass transition temperature DSC [degrees]C 0 60 81 <-70 H.D.T.
When it comes to reimbursement, Sheri Solinski, LCSW, LCADC, manager of the Women's Program at the PHBH
outpatient center says, "Typically insurance will reimburse for eating disorder treatment; however our program has mood disorder as primary so insurance would be looking at that diagnosis."
Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, has finalized a licensing agreement with Kaneka Corporation, Osaka, Japan, a manufacturer of plastics, resins, synthetic fibers and chemicals, for the initial commercialization of PHBH
Princeton House Behavioral Health (PHBH
), a unit of Princeton HealthCare System, is committed to redefining care through innovative treatment programs.
Kaneka in Japan is working on a type of PHA called PHBH
The commercial candidates are Biopol PHBV, being developed by Metabolix, and Nodax PHBH
, marketed by Procter & Gamble.