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Healthcare Packaging Validation, Compliance & Documentation News

Articles report on validation, compliance and documentation issues in the healthcare packaging industry. News briefs, columns and white papers focus on information and documentation involved in complying with verification, qualification, and validation guidelines and regulations from agencies and organizations, including quality-related issues.

Onset: Temperature data logger
September 8, 2014 | Machine Product Brief

Onset: Temperature data logger

HOBO MX1101 transmits temperature and relative humidity data to mobile devices via Bluetooth Smart.
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Dirk Rodgers, who contributed to Healthcare Packaging’s Pharmaceutical Serialization Playbook, is an independent consultant and founder of RxTrace.
August 29, 2014 | Column/Opinion

The case for and against RFID in pharma

Reaching necessary read accuracies remains a challenge in pharmaceuticals, but RFID could still prove useful.
EMA Pharmaceuticals: Crimp caps
August 13, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

EMA Pharmaceuticals: Crimp caps

Clean-Certified Caps ensure a low level of particulate and bioburden contamination prior to sterilization.
PharmaExpo tracks will be divided into Manufacturing Operations, Compliance Trends, and Pharmaceutical Packaging.
August 12, 2014 | News

Full conference program announced for Pharma Expo

Tracks will be divided into Manufacturing Operations, Compliance Trends, and Pharmaceutical Packaging.
Epson America Inc.: Label printers
August 11, 2014 | Machine Product Brief

Epson America Inc.: Label printers

ColorWorks provides fast, flexible, and accurate batch color labeling for the pharmaceutical supply chain.
Amcor: Bottle forming and filling
August 5, 2014 | Machine Product Brief

Amcor: Bottle forming and filling

LiquiForm is a one-step bottle forming and filling process aimed at reducing cost and waste.
U.S. pharmaceutical firm orders auto injector production. Shown here is the fully automated insertion of a spring into a plastic auto injector component.
July 23, 2014 | Feature Article

U.S. pharmaceutical firm orders auto injector production

Consisting of 14 plastic components and three metal parts, the auto injectors are used for the treatment of moderate to severe active psoriasis arthritis.
Dirk Rodgers, who contributed to Healthcare Packaging’s Pharmaceutical Serialization Playbook, is an independent consultant and founder of RxTrace.
July 9, 2014 | Column/Opinion

Congress should have mandated randomization

Congress should have mandated randomization of drug serial numbers, but they did not, so it is up to each manufacturer to recognize the importance it would bring to the protection of their brands and of the supply chain.
Inventory counting is a benefit gained by Sharp Packaging.
June 17, 2014 | Machine Case Study

Sharp Packaging to gain 10-month ROI on tablet counter

A successful validation study leads to a pharmaceutical contract packager’s use of tablet counters on all its bottling lines and small-quantity bottle filling.
Atlas Vac Machine: Medical tray sealer
June 10, 2014 | Machine Product Brief

Atlas Vac Machine: Medical tray sealer

A new all-electric sealer speeds production and ensures repeatability.

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