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Solvay Launches Range of Metal-Free Medical Devices

Belgium: Medical Devices

Solvay Launches Range of Metal-Free Medical Devices

03/27/2017 - Building on its portfolio of high-performance polymers, Solvay now offers a new dental care business line which ranges from meta-free denture frames to digital workflow solutions. read...

Gerresheimer Commissions Plant for Vials and Ampoules

India: Pharmaceutical Packaging

Gerresheimer Commissions Plant for Vials and Ampoules

03/16/2017 - Gerresheimer operates seven plants in South East Asia where the company manufactures glass and plastic products for the pharmaceutical sector. A new factory making vials and ampoules recently went on stream in Kosamba, India. read...

Expiring Patents Offer Huge Opportunity for Biosimilar Manufacturers

Drug Manufacturing

Expiring Patents Offer Huge Opportunity for Biosimilar Manufacturers

03/16/2017 - Imminent patent expiries of key biologics are set to create new opportunities for biosimilar manufacturers, according to business intelligence provider GBI Research. read...

Antares to develop new inspection technology

Parenteralia-Production

Antares to develop new inspection technology

03/27/2017 - Antares Vision has been awarded an important grant from the European Commission, within the EU Horizon 2020’s SME instrument framework, to develop a new technology for the inspection of lyophilized pharma products for injection (parenteralia) products: the Lyo-Check machine. read...

A Packaging-Pacemaker for High-Speed Serialisation

Packaging/Labelling

A Packaging-Pacemaker for High-Speed Serialisation

03/22/2017 - Integra 520 V is the fastest of the robotic blister packaging lines made by Marchesini. It is a perfect fit for the new labeller by Neri BLA 525 and the new fast bundler FA 04 by Multipack, which are both built to manage the flow of 500 cartons a minute. read...

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Polyamide Solutions and more

Sustainable Solutions for the Packaging Industry

03/14/2017 - The broad range of products offered by BASF is focusing on packaging products that should reduce the environmental and ecological footprint while still being an economically viable option. read...

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DSM and Evonik Establish Joint Venture for Omega-3 Fatty Acids from Natural Marine Algae

Germany: Fish Farming and Animal Nutrition

DSM and Evonik Establish Joint Venture for Omega-3 Fatty Acids from Natural Marine Algae

Royal DSM and Evonik announced their intention to establish a joint venture for omega-3 fatty acid products from natural marine algae for animal nutrition — enabling fish farming without using fish-based resources. read...

Monsanto to Increase Capacities for Roundup Crop System

USA: Crop Protection

Monsanto to Increase Capacities for Roundup Crop System

Monsanto will make a $ 975 million capital investment in Louisiana in order to support the launch of its new Roundup product. read...

Clariant Expands Capacities for Medical Plastic Compounds

Medical Plastic

Clariant Expands Capacities for Medical Plastic Compounds

Clariant will expand its plant in Lewiston and install a new compounding line for pre-colored medical plastic compounds that are supplied under the Mevopur brand name. read...