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Sustainability

Biogen invests $250 million to eliminate its use of fossil fuels

Biogen invests $250 million to eliminate its use of fossil fuels

14 Sep 2020

After achieving carbon neutrality in 2014, Biogen further bolsters its action against climate change with the goal to become fossil fuel free by 2040.

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Samsung Biologics adds fourth plant due to growing demand

Samsung Biologics adds fourth plant due to growing demand

11 Aug 2020

Plant 4 will add 256 KL capacity to its site, which is scheduled to commence manufacturing activities in the second half of 2022.

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Construction underway on new Croda North American HQ and Innovation Centre

Construction underway on new Croda North American HQ and Innovation Centre

28 Jul 2020

The facility will support the company'a goal of being climate, land and people positive by 2030.

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DuPont's seaweed-based soft capsule ingredient gains non-GMO certification

DuPont's seaweed-based soft capsule ingredient gains non-GMO certification

29 Jun 2020

SeaGel offers drug and dietary supplement manufacturers an animal-free and sustainable alternative to traditional soft capsules.

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Pharmapack expert recommends holistic approach to sustainability

Pharmapack expert recommends holistic approach to sustainability

18 May 2020

Although the industry might be 30% along its sustainability journey, greater interoperability is needed from materials to devices.

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Wasdell acquires specialist packaging supplier

Wasdell acquires specialist packaging supplier

28 Apr 2020

The acquisition will strengthen Wasdell’s capabilities and product offerings, including 100% recyclable and biodegradable options, in the medical device sector.

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Sanner introduces bio-based plastic packaging

Sanner introduces bio-based plastic packaging

16 Dec 2019

Represents the first biopackaging of its kind made of renewable raw materials.

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Hovione completes pilot-scale blister manufacturing for its 'green' DPI

Hovione completes pilot-scale blister manufacturing for its 'green' DPI

19 Nov 2019

The device's blister is designed to provide flexibility to pharmaceutical partners delivering a wide range of inhaled drugs for both acute and chronic respiratory treatments.

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