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A Multi-Faceted Approach to Tackle Counterfeiting

More Secure Pharmaceuticals

A Multi-Faceted Approach to Tackle Counterfeiting

06/20/2018 - In a press conference held Tuesday, Antares Vision presented solutions to mitigate concerns about counterfeit products, specifically pharmaceuticals. According to Antares Vision CEO Emidio Zorzella, inspection, track-and-trace capabilities and smart data management are the keystones of ensuring secure and safe pharmaceuticals. read...

Tamper-Evident Labeling Fights Fake Medicines

Pharmaceutocal Packaging

Tamper-Evident Labeling Fights Fake Medicines

06/20/2018 - A new tamper-evident labeling machine from Danish vendor LSS Labelling Systems Scandinavia applies security labels and unique pack identifiers, as required in the European Union from next February under the Falsified Medicines Directive. read...

Gea to Implement Sodium Bicarbonate Plant for Ciech Soda

Germany: Pharma Plant

Gea to Implement Sodium Bicarbonate Plant for Ciech Soda

06/19/2018 - Late 2017, Gea received an order by Ciech Soda Deutschland, for the development and design, delivery and installation of a plant for the production of sodium bicarbonate. Together with Chemieanlagenbau Chemnitz, this project is currently in the implementation phase. Commissioning is planned for the first quarter of 2019. read...

Italian Group Acquires Stick Pack Machinery Manufacturer

FOOD, PHARMA AND COSMETICS

Italian Group Acquires Stick Pack Machinery Manufacturer

06/18/2018 - Packaging equipment specialist Marchesini has acquired Schmucker, which builds stick pack machines for food, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. Traditionally used for products like sauces and instant coffee, stick packs are becoming increasingly popular for single servings of snacks, nutraceuticals and healthcare products. read...

These Activated Carbon Families Are Optimized to Support Precious-Metal Catalysts

PHARMACEUTICAL CATALYSIS

These Activated Carbon Families Are Optimized to Support Precious-Metal Catalysts

06/14/2018 - At these years exhibition, Cabot is featuring the Cabot Norit SX, Norit GSX, Norit RX and Norit CN activated carbon families optimized for the support of precious-metal catalysts. read...

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Coating Highly Humidity Sensitive Products

Coating Pan

Coating Highly Humidity Sensitive Products

06/11/2018 - Ima Active’s coating pan for film and sugar coating processes helps Glaxo Smith Kline to reduce environmental impact while increasing efficiency. Coating highly humidity sensitive products like antibiotic tablets is challenging. Stable core temperature and the balance of thermodynamic conditions are very important and need to be tested before installing a coating pan. Imas coating pan Perfima for film and sugar coating has made the practical test at the Glaxo Smith Kline site in France. read...

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Collaboration Facilitates Pharma Manufacturing

Working Together to Make a Difference

Collaboration Facilitates Pharma Manufacturing

At Achema, GEA hosted a joint press conference with key suppliers to the pharmaceutical industries to highlight collaborative efforts aimed at promoting the advancement of continuous manufacturing technologies. read...

New Joint Venture Launched for Packing Free-Flowing Goods

Packing and Filling

New Joint Venture Launched for Packing Free-Flowing Goods

Haver & Boecker (Oelde, Germany) and Windmoeller & Hoelscher (Lengerich, Germany) announced the launch of a new joint venture company, known as Aventus, at a press conference yesterday at Achema. read...

Tailor-Made Processing and Packaging Technologies

Pharmaceutical Packaging

Tailor-Made Processing and Packaging Technologies

At Monday’s press conference at this years Achema 2018, Uwe Harbauer, member of the managing board of Robert Bosch Packaging Technology and head of business unit pharma, presented an overview of the company’s strategy and product portfolio. read...