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Medical Package Testing Trends & Processes

Learn the latest trends and processes related to medical package testing for the healthcare packaging industry. Key topics include oxygen sensing technology, medical device package testing, leak and seal testing, and the latest testing lab facilities for healthcare packaging.

Mettler Toledo CI-Vision: Bottle inspection system
March 12, 2014 | Machine Product Brief

Mettler Toledo CI-Vision: Filled bottle inspection system

FBI system inspects filled bottles for cap, band integrity, and fill level.
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Instruments and consumables used for IVD [In Vitro Diagnostics] testing represent a $51.3 billion market in 2013, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) forecast of 7.2% between 2012 and 2017.
December 3, 2013 | News

In vitro diagnostics market shows global growth

Instruments and consumables used for IVD [In Vitro Diagnostics] testing represent a $51.3 billion market in 2013, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) forecast of 7.2% between 2012 and 2017.
Technologies used in in-transit temperature monitoring. Source: September 2013 Healthcare Packaging survey.
September 16, 2013 | Feature Article

Temperature-sensitive packaging and logistics challenges unveiled

Readers reveal their key challenges and irritations related to temperature-sensitive product packaging and logistics in an exclusive survey.
How CRT shipping affects you
September 5, 2013 | Video

How CRT shipping affects you

Are your assumptions about Controlled Room Temperature (CRT) shipping putting your product at risk? Mark Davis, manager of Healthcare Logistics Strategy at UPS, reveals the perils of this ill-defined shipping category, and what you can do to protect your product and customers.
OxySense: Multi-functional ‘BottlePerm’ permeation fixture
July 25, 2013 | Machine Product Brief

OxySense: Multi-functional ‘BottlePerm’ permeation fixture

Allows makers of bottles, corks, caps, and closures run permeation/OTR measurements.
Thermal variations throughout the entire shipping systems.
July 18, 2013 | Column/Opinion

Aerospace-derived technology helps create more insightful temperature-controlled packaging solutions

Multi-Physics technology used to develop jet engines and Formula One cars offers an alternative for pharmaceutical applications.
 Packaging Technology: Laboratory device for pharmaceuticals
July 1, 2013 | Machine Product Brief

Bosch Packaging Technology: Laboratory device for pharmaceuticals

Semi-automatic, modular laboratory devices for liquid pharmaceutical filling for clinical trials, pharmacists.
West's ConfiDose disposable auto-injector system
April 9, 2013 | Column/Opinion

Packaging trends for biologics

As the trend toward self-administration continues, the need for careful consideration of primary container design and interaction with biologics, devices, and the patient becomes more critical.
Box flap from complaint sample
March 5, 2013 | Feature Article

The tale of the tape: A product tampering case study

Stereomicroscope helps to detect evidence of product tampering in prescription drug packaging.
HealthPack logo
January 7, 2013 | Feature Article

HealthPack 2013 Louisville preview

Annual conference to help medical device packaging professionals includes two conference days and a UPS Worldhub tour.


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