Essel Propack bags UBM India Pharma award for innovation in packaging

[DNA: Daily News and Analysis (India)]

Mumbai--Essel Propack Ltd, a multinational specialty packaging company, has bagged UBM India Pharma Award for Excellence in Packaging Development. This is the first year of awards and Essel has won the award in packaging development category for its innovation of Lamitube (Long Nozzle Tamper evident) for sterile ophthalmic ointments and gels.

The award was presented at a glittering ceremony that was attended by Satej D Patil, minister of state, home (urban & rural), rural development, food & drug administration and other distinguished guests from the pharmaceutical industry.

"This is an innovative packaging which is becoming substitute to conventional aluminium three piece tubes. It is easy to use, can be sterilised and assures product stability due to intact sealing. This innovation is acclaimed by major pharmaceutical giants globally due to its unique advantages," according to a statement.