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Dupont to Expand Biotechnology Research Capabilities

The Netherlands: New Bioscience Facility

Dupont to Expand Biotechnology Research Capabilities

18/11/2019 - Dupont Industrial Biosciences officially broke ground on its new site at the Leiden Bio Science Park in Oegstgeest, the Netherlands. The state-of-the-art, multidisciplinary facility will utilize the tools of modern biotechnology to make industrial processes more efficient and products more sustainable. read...

Pharma Industry is Prioritizing Big Data, Blockchain, Cloud Computing and Cybersecurity

UK: Emerging Technology Trends

Pharma Industry is Prioritizing Big Data, Blockchain, Cloud Computing and Cybersecurity

11/11/2019 - Big data, blockchain, cloud computing and cybersecurity are the main technologies where pharma companies see the need to invest, the latest survey data from Global Data suggests. read...

Ineos Styrolution, Sirap to Use Chemically Recycled Polystyrene for Packaging

Circular Economy

Ineos Styrolution, Sirap to Use Chemically Recycled Polystyrene for Packaging

30/10/2019 - Ineos Styrolution and Sirap will focus on the use of polystyrene that is recycled through the depolymerisation process. With this, the joint project aims to establish a circular economy wherein post-consumer waste and environmental footprint is reduced. read...

Innovation in Sterilisation, Pasteurisation and Roasting Processes

Fi Europe

Innovation in Sterilisation, Pasteurisation and Roasting Processes

14/11/2019 - At the upcoming Fi Europe show in Paris, Kreyenborg will provide information on the exhibition stand 6D162 about innovations in the fields of sterilisation, pasteurisation, roasting, stock protection, drying, pre-heating and coating of pourable bulk food products. read...

Identifying optimal solutions for wastewater treatment in the pharmaceutical industry

Treating Pharma Wastewater

Identifying optimal solutions for wastewater treatment in the pharmaceutical industry

04/11/2019 - Treating Pharmaceutical Wastewater is a challenge, because of its diverse characteristics and varies. But it’s not necessary to make new developments. It might be a valid strategy finding a workaround based on existing solutions. read...

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Coating Goes Conti

Continuous Tablet Coating

Coating Goes Conti

19/08/2019 - Continuous tablet coating is now part of the Modcos continuous production line — Following the introduction of the continuous Glatt Modcos system, Glatt is working together with partner Driam to close a gap in the production process by incorporating continuous tablet coating. Like Modcos, the continuous Driaconti-T system enables complete traceability of every tablet as well as precise and reproducible setting of the retention time in the process. read...

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Open Communication Standard to Facilitate Pharma Packaging Serialization

Germany: Functional Interoperability

Open Communication Standard to Facilitate Pharma Packaging Serialization

Open-SCS and Werum IT Solutions successfully staged the “Open-SCS plug fest” at Werum’s headquarters in Lüneburg, Germany. The Open-SCS working group is partnered with the OPC Foundation to develop an open source standard covering the complete business transaction for the data exchange in pharma packaging serialization. read...

Sanofi Opens Continuous Biotech Manufacturing Facility

USA: Digital Manufacturing

Sanofi Opens Continuous Biotech Manufacturing Facility

Sanofi celebrated the inauguration of its new digital manufacturing facility in Framingham, Massachusetts. The inauguration is marking one of the world's first digital facilities using intensified, continuous biologics production technology. read...

How to Improve Quality Culture in the Pharmaceutical Industry

USA: New Guide

How to Improve Quality Culture in the Pharmaceutical Industry

The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) and the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) announce the joint publication of a guide for Root Cause Analysis (RCA) to help the pharmaceutical industry improve quality culture by providing recommendations for tools, techniques, and processes. read...