Equipment and Processing Report, Dec 19, 2012 - Pharmaceutical Technology

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Equipment and Processing Report, Dec 19, 2012
Production Lines
Plastic Shows Benefits in Parenteral Packaging
By Jennifer Markarian
Plastic is finding increased use in vials and syringes as concerns about glass breakage and delamination and desire for increased functionality lead pharmaceutical companies to consider alternatives.
In the Mixer
Sterilizing Parenteral Drug Containers with Nitrogen Dioxide
By Evan Goulet
Room-temperature sterilization using nitrogen dioxide gas provides benefits for sterilizing the external surfaces of single-dose, parenteral drug containers.
Troubleshooting
Using Magnetic Separation to Remove Contamination
Magnetic separation equipment reduces ferrous metal contamination.
Editor's Picks
December 2012 Editor's Picks: Products from Honeywell Process Solutions and Carl Zeiss Microscopy
Products from Honeywell Process Solutions and Carl Zeiss Microscopy

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