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Balancing Requirements with Innovation

You are preparing for regulatory changes while addressing cost concerns. How much opportunity is there for innovation?

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Careful about the Pennies

Salaries are healthy and job satisfaction is high, but survey respondents report increased workload and hiring constraints.

Salaries are healthy and job satisfaction is high, but survey respondents report increased workload and hiring constraints.

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U.S. Pharmacopeia Changes Are Unfolding

Several U.S. Pharmacopeia packaging chapters are undergoing some sort of change, reported Dwain L. Sparks, an Eli Lilly Co. retiree and now a strategic advisor and expert consultant with YourEncore, to attendees at Pharmapack North America. These include the following chapters:

• Chapter <381> Elastomeric Closures for Injections.

• Chapter <659> Packaging and Storage Requirements.

• Chapter <660> Containers—Glass.

• Chapter <670> Auxiliary Packaging Components.

• Chapter <661> Containers—Plastics.

ISO 11607 to Be Revised

Get ready for a pretty different ISO 11607.

Nick Fotis, global packaging director for Cardinal Health, tells PMP News that ISO 11607 Parts 1 and 2 have begun to go through the revision process. Fotis recently joined David Johnson from Halyard Health as co-chairs of AAMI Working Group 7 to succeed Jackie Daly Johnson, president of Beacon Converters. Additionally they will be on the U.S. delegation to the ISO Technical Committee (TC) 198/Working Group (WG) 7 Packaging when it meets in December. 

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