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Depyrogenation of Pharmaceutical Packaging Components

19/01/2017 Whitepapers
Reduction of Pyrogenic Substances on Rubber and Glass Some micro-organisms can be difficult to sterilize due to their unique chemical properties, specifically pyrogens which are endotoxins produced...

The Increasing Concerns on Leachables in Regards to Packaging

19/01/2017 Whitepapers
What are extractables and leachables? Extractables and leachables studies on primary packaging components in the pharmaceutical industry have increased due to an overall better understanding of the...

Controlling Sub-visible Particles in Injections

19/01/2017 Whitepapers
The Importance of Particulate Cleaning of Packaging Components When utilizing packaging components for parenteral drug products, it is critical to reduce particulate matter to acceptable levels...


17/01/2017 Whitepapers
The Smartphone: a new tool to spot fake products. The development of new smartphone technologies offers Brands the opportunity to fight counterfeiting more efficiently and drive competitive...

Amcor Flexibles celebrates a dynamic DESICCANT decade at Pharmapack 2017

17/01/2017 Press Releases
Amcor’s patented Dessiflex Blister System has been adopted by some of the world’s largest pharma manufacturers Amcor Flexibles , a world leader in flexible packaging for the pharmaceutical sector,...

Pharma firms 'on the hook' with Brazil's new law on serialization, says Pharmapack speaker

13/01/2017 Articles
By Daphne Allen in Drug-Delivery Devices Late 2016 was a busy season for Brazil, as the end of the year saw several developments in Brazil’s serialization program for medicines, Peter Schmitt ,...

Pharmapack Awards winner returns to show with new smart sensor and more

09/01/2017 Articles
By Daphne Allen in Drug-Delivery Devices Biocorp , which has previously won Pharmapack Awards for its connected devices Datapen and Easylog, returns to the show February 1-2 at Booth H8 with new...

Acquisition prepares pharma packaging equipment experts for growth in drug delivery

09/01/2017 Articles
By Daphne Allen in Drug-Delivery Devices Körber AG has completed its acquisition of Fargo Automation and will integrate the FA brand into Körber Medipak Systems NA Inc. (KMSNA). The transaction...

New drug-delivery systems needed to support patient mobility

04/01/2017 Articles
By Daphne Allen in Drug-Delivery Devices Outpatient and home care treatments are becoming popular alternatives to hospitalization for cost reasons, observes Hans Peter Manser, business director for...

Patient Friendly Pharmaceutical Pack Design by HCPC

04/01/2017 Whitepapers
One of the most pressing challenges facing the pharmaceutical industry today is patient compliance – how to ensure the patient takes the right medicine at the right time in the right way. Studies...

Cognex - Machine-vision Inspection

09/12/2016 Whitepapers
INTRODUCTION TO MACHINE-VISION INSPECTION Machine vision is used in virtually all manufacturing industries to boost quality, productivity, efficiency, and regulatory compliance. Simply put, machine-...
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Pharmapack Awards 2017 closing: Calling all pharma packaging and drug delivery innovators

27/10/2016 Press Releases
Paris, 27 October 2016 : Pharmapack Europe , organised by UBM EMEA, calls on all innovators across pharmaceutical packaging and drug delivery to apply for the Pharmapack Awards 2017 – before its...