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FDA, Regulatory & Legal Developments in Healthcare Packaging

Articles examine the legal and regulatory developments in healthcare packaging. Topics discussed include guidances, rulings and governmental issues that affect the packaging of drugs, biologics, and medical devices. Legal and regulatory experts from around the industry provide columns that offer depth and insight to these key issues.

Amsterdam is the site for PDA Europe
October 6, 2015 | News

LIVE FROM PDA EUROPE: Watch for ‘smart coolers’ for patients

TR 72— Passive Thermal Protection Systems for Global Distribution: Qualification and Operational Guidance—now available for download.
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Biopharmaceutical equipment cleaning.
September 30, 2015 | News

LIVE FROM Pharma EXPO: New cleaning validation strategy

Presenter notes a shift to continuous monitoring to ensure effective cleaning procedures.
Pharma EXPO-PACK EXPO logo
September 30, 2015 | News

LIVE FROM Pharma EXPO: Serialization strategies

Pharma Logic Solutions presenter advises companies to think beyond U.S. requirements, and to take the time to evaluate suppliers.
Eric Bronander
September 28, 2015 | News

LIVE FROM Pharma EXPO: Compliance Lifecycle and TCO

Serialization is a program, not a process, says Innovation Stage speaker.
Innovation Stage.
September 22, 2015 | News

PMMI releases final Innovation Stage schedule

Presenters to address food safety regulatory compliance, child-resistant packaging, automation, workforce engagement, and more at PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Pharma EXPO 2015.
Eric F. Greenberg is a Contributing Editor and Legal & Regulatory columnist for Packaging World and Healthcare Packaging.
September 21, 2015 | Column/Opinion

What’s a regulatory crime?

Violations of the FDA’s requirements can put you in jail for a misdemeanor even if you didn’t intend to commit them.
Industrial silos.
September 18, 2015 | Column/Opinion

Regulations, ‘silos’ slow pharmaceutical serialization progress

In this opinion piece, Healthcare Packaging Publisher Jim Chrzan suggests focusing on change management, looking outside pharma, and questions the promise of global harmonization.
September 16, 2015 | News

What do you think of the nominee for FDA Commissioner?

A look at industry reaction toward President Obama's pick to lead the federal agency
PCI line with serialization.
September 16, 2015 | News

Contract packager unveils technology for meeting serialization requirements

PCI’s ‘FlexLine’ standalone service compliments a company’s integrated serialization technologies.
Animal vaccine label, for illustrative purposes only.
September 9, 2015 | News

FDA issues draft guidance on labeling for new animal drugs

Describes what the agency considers when deciding to take regulatory action; public comments accepted until 60 days after it publishes in the Federal Register.


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