As studies show, the application of 3M™ Tegaderm™ Dressings makes it possible to reduce costs arising from intravenous infections at the ICU by 60%.
The number of damaged water supply systems in Poland during the year amounts to more than 83 thousand. Water losses due to the water distribution systems failures reach up to 11%.
The application of reflective items on the roads greatly reduces the number of accidents involving pedestrians. The driver is able to notice a pedestrian moving over a dark road from a distance of only 20 meters. A person wearing 3M reflective material is visible from a distance of over 150 meters.
Advanced Viscoplast products have changed the functionality of dressings and bandages – they can perform important functions such as lowering the risk of complications after surgery and shorten the healing time of wounds.
3M™VHB™ acrylic tapes are used in the motorization industry and they’re alternative to screws, rivets, bolts and welds that significantly reduces the weight of vehicles, thus reducing vehicle maintenance costs and CO2 emissions.
3M makes an effort to attract the best specialists, which is why it places a great importance to cooperation with universities and development of potential staff.
Students from the Academic Association for Vehicles and Mobile Robots at Wroclaw University of Technology used 3M materials to build a light, electric motorcycle (LEM), which was the winner of the international SmartMoto Challenge Barcelona 2015 competition.