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SATO America: Healthcare Print-on-Demand

Mon, 2019-02-25 10:05
WS2 direct thermal desktop unit is billed as is the industry’s first disinfectant-ready printer.

Precise Packaging: Hand Sanitizer Formulations

Fri, 2019-02-22 11:45
Moisturizing ingredients can be added to a variety of hand sanitizer formats including liquid pump sprays, squeeze bottles, foaming solutions and aerosol sprays.

Baby Gripe Water Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

Fri, 2019-02-22 07:00
The FDA recalled DG Baby Gripe Water sold at Dollar General stores because an “undissolved ingredient” creates a choking hazard.

Rockwell Automation: New Allen-Bradley Controller

Thu, 2019-02-21 13:09
CompactLogix 5480 controller combines Logix control and Windows-based computing in one platform to help steer operators to better production decisions.

New Device Extends ‘Golden Hour’ for Cardiac Arrest Patients

Thu, 2019-02-21 11:00
An Israeli physician has created a low-cost device that redirects blood to core organs to give cardiac arrest patients a better chance of survival.

Innovation, Personalization Power 3D-Printed Medical Device Market

Thu, 2019-02-21 10:09
Patient-specific implants manufactured based on CT and MRI scans provided by surgeons results in reduction of overall surgical cost, increasing the popularity of 3D-printed medical devices worldwide.

9 Tips to Prep for Labeling Inspections

Wed, 2019-02-20 19:27
Live from Pharma Packaging and Labeling East Coast 2019, a global labeling management head offers important considerations, from canned presentations to the pros and cons of pre-inspection requests.

Optima Life Science: COMEDCO Production System

Wed, 2019-02-20 16:10
The COMEDCO production system is for businesses to start manufacturing, assembling, and packaging transdermal patches (TDS) and oral dispersible films (ODF).

Cold Chain Management Connects Pharma to Food

Wed, 2019-02-20 12:07
Anthony Dellumo, Product Specialist at QProducts & Services, discusses thermal packaging needs in these two markets, and the booming e-commerce business and its cold chain implications.

FDA Says Not to Buy Young Blood Transfusions

Wed, 2019-02-20 11:00
The FDA officially says there is no clinical evidence that young blood transfusions do anything, and the procedure could be dangerous.

Trend Roundup: Pharmapack Europe

Wed, 2019-02-20 03:27
Pharmapack 2019, from conference sessions to the show floor, offered plenty of new perspectives in connected packaging, sustainability and more.

UPDATE: ‘Trojan Horse’ Drug is Working!

Tue, 2019-02-19 11:00
The ‘Trojan Horse’ drug has successfully treated six patients in Britain, all with different forms of cancer.

Supply Chain Issues Call for Track-and-Trace Technologies

Tue, 2019-02-19 09:45
New report forecasts nearly 19% CAGR for these solutions to improve security and drug traceability.

Some personal care products are both a drug and a cosmetic

Tue, 2019-02-19 09:03
Anti--dandruff shampoos, anticaries toothpaste, antiperspirant-deodorants, moisturizers, and make-up with SPF protection are just some of the personal care products with FDA Title 21 or 16 mandated regulations.

Healthcare Industry Cannot Ignore Environmental Impact

Tue, 2019-02-19 03:00
Recycling or reusing medical devices? It’s coming. A presentation at Pharmapack highlighted green guides and carbon footprint opportunities.

Vaccine Storage Basically Sucks

Mon, 2019-02-18 11:00
The federal government has standards for vaccine storage, but whether health care providers follow them is another story.

Register Now for OMAC PackML Training

Mon, 2019-02-18 10:49
Registration is open for the Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC) 2019 PackML Workshop (May 16; Chicago Marriott O’Hare), produced in partnership with PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.

Banner Engineering: Imager-Based Barcode Readers

Mon, 2019-02-18 09:33
ABR Series imager-based barcode readers help to solve a wide range of challenging track-and-trace applications.

FDA Supplements its Efforts

Mon, 2019-02-18 08:44
One of FDA’s goals is to see to it that consumers can trust dietary supplements. Its recent actions against companies making false claims is one step in that direction.

UK Wants 50% of Metered Dose Inhalers Recycled… By 2020

Mon, 2019-02-18 03:50
A speaker at Pharmapack Europe found a lofty goal in a UK document about reducing F-gases. Do the device manufacturers know about it?