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Celanese Presents EVA Polymer Solutions for Drug Delivery Systems at CPhI Worldwide

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Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials company, will present innovative uses of ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) at the 2015 CPhI Worldwide conference October 13-15 in Madrid, Spain. Celanese material experts will exhibit the innovative controlled release pharmaceutical copolymer, VitalDose® EVA, at booth number 7A54SSP in Hall 7.

“EVA has been used for years in drug delivery systems,” said Dr. Donald Loveday, Celanese strategic marketing manager. “VitalDose EVA is an inert thermoplastic that is expanding design possibilities with its customizable drug release properties. This controlled release excipient is developed for a wide variety of pharmaceutical products with varying routes of administration, including intraoral, intravaginal, ocular, subcutaneous and transdermal.”

Celanese material experts will discuss these topics and more at a Pharma Insight Briefing & Reception:

  • Why use EVA in Drug Development and Controlled Release
  • Current Application Areas and Uses of EVA
  • Next Generation Innovations for EVA
  • Celanese Support of Conventional and Novel Uses of EVA

Celanese Pharma Insight Briefing & Reception


Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 16:00

Location: Pharma Forum, 2015 CPhI Worldwide
Presenters: Dr. Donald Loveday, Strategic Marketing Manager and Dr. Christian Schneider, Technical Service and Product Developer

Innovative Uses of Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) in Drug Delivery Systems: Novel and Conventional


For more information about Celanese’s controlled release pharmaceutical EVA polymer, VitalDose EVA, visit

About Celanese

Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and consumer applications. With sales almost equally divided between North America, Europe and Asia, the company uses the full breadth of its global chemistry, technology and business expertise to create value for customers and the corporation. Celanese partners with customers to solve their most critical needs while making a positive impact on its communities and the world. Based in Dallas, Texas, Celanese employs approximately 7,500 employees worldwide and had 2014 net sales of $6.8 billion. For more information about Celanese Corporation and its product offerings, visit or our blog at

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