Equipment and Processing Report, May 20, 2009 - Pharmaceutical Technology

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Equipment and Processing Report, May 20, 2009
Production Lines
Teaching a New Robot Old Tricks
By Erik Greb
Automation has been part of pharmaceutical processing for some time, but robotics have not yet found wide acceptance among drugmakers.
In the Mixer
Pharmaceutical Packaging and ePedigree Requirements
By Louis M. Parks
The US Food and Drug Administration intends to automate and enhance the safety of the pharmaceutical supply chain by establishing electronic pedigrees (ePedigrees) for drug products.
Editor's Picks
May 2009 Editor's Picks: Products from Continental Disc and Filimatic
By Erik Greb
PharmTech's monthly newsletter, Equipment & Processing Report, reviews the Editor's Picks for the May 2009 edition from Continental Disc and Filimatic.

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