Over the last couple of years serialization at pack level has become a global requirement in the pharmaceutical industry,” says Craig Stobie, director of global sector development at Domino. “In the future, it is likely that serialization of individual pockets of a blister pack will become the new standard, in order to further enhance patient safety and reduce medical errors.”
India will have a new container glass producer in the first quarter of 2021.
In an exclusive interview with Packaging 360, Dr.Gayathri Natarajan, Co-founder & CEO at Krosslinker shares deep insights into this fascnating technology & many different facets of their innovation.
Vericool, the inventors of the world’s first recyclable/biodegradable cooler, have developed a worldwide sustainable thermal solution for shipping COVID-19 vaccines that is both recyclable and compostable. This shipping solution will eliminate the potential need for millions of EPS (Styrofoam) coolers that are non-environmentally friendly and devastate the global landscape. An EPS cooler is not biodegradable and stays in the environment for hundreds of years.
Driving digitization forward in hospitals requires product solutions based on RFID technology. To support this trend Schreiner MediPharm has equipped its tamper-evident specialty label ‘Cap-Lock’ with an RFID inlay.
Jurata Thin Film is bringing to market its technology, which allows biologics and vaccines to be packaged, shipped, and stored at room temperature for extended periods of time. MSI-TX Thin Film enables up to 500 doses of a vaccine to be placed on a single wafer-thin 8.5 -11-inch (216 x 280mm) sheet of film, weighing just 5g.
• AGI glaspac to generate around 600 of Direct employment & around 4000 of indirect employment for its new plant in Telangana
• AGI glaspac will evaluate to engage with startups that can meet the international standards of printing and decoration for its new speciality glass plant
Vial with ADP technology ideal for use in automated fill lines
• ADP offers active moisture adsorption and less-permeable barrier in innovative design
• Ideal for use with diagnostic test strips and nutraceuticals
SGD Pharma today announces the launch of its new full packaging solution dedicated to the cannabidiol (CBD) oil market. Combining the company’s extensive pharmaceutical packaging expertise with the need for compliant, safe packaging for CBD oils, SGD Pharma has developed Ensiemo – a glass dropper and bottle offering that meets international regulatory standards.
Atin Chaudhuri, Industry Veteran discusses the specific case of toluene, nitrosamines in printing inks & the interpretation of FSSAI guidelines
The findings of an independent laboratory testing of ‘GreenleafTM 2nd Generation’ technology show that it is fully compatible with the recycling stream of HDPE containers as it does not pose any recyclability issues. This technology is used in packaging for oral care and pharmaceutical goods.
CVS Pharmacy, the major USA pharmaceutical outlet, announced in July that it has developed Spoken Rx, a new feature of the company’s app that can read a specific type of label for patients with visual impairments and those who cannot read standard print labels.