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Material for High-Speed Production of Inserts and Outserts Now in Stocked Products

Appleton Coated is now offering its Pharmaceutical Insert (PI) Opaque line in stocked sheet and roll products. PI Opaque is designed and manufactured specifically for high-speed production of pharmaceutical insert and onsert projects in both...

Sterigenics to Increase Gamma Processing Capacity

Sterigenics International is investing $10 million to expand its Gurnee, IL, facility. The provider of contract sterilization, gamma technologies, and medical isotopes will add a new gamma cell, and the irradiator will be ready for customer...

European Tubes Honored in 2015 Tube of the Year Awards

Innovations in dispensing, decorating, and materials were honored by the European Tube Manufacturers Association (ETMA) as it announced the winners of its Tube of the Year 2015 awards, including a tube for ultrasound procedure gel.

Gerresheimer to Show User-Friendly Pharma Primary Packaging at CPhI

Gerresheimer will be exhibiting a range of usability engineered standard and specialty packaging products in glass and plastic at CPhI Worldwide from Oct. 13 to 15 in Madrid. Visitors can talk to Gerresheimer’s international experts at CPhI booth 4F30...

Cozzoli to Show Filler, Washer, and Processing Machines at Pack Expo

Cozzoli Machine Company will be exhibiting washing, filling, and closing equipment at Pack Expo from Sept. 28-30 in Las Vegas. Visit booth C-4400 to see the company’s featured machines, including the FSV50 Mini Monoblock, the VFL Automatic Rotary...

Allergan Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall on Specific Lots Of Refresh Lacri-Lube, Refresh P.M., FML, and Blephamide For Particulate Matter

Allergan announced that it is conducting a voluntary recall down to consumer level of specific lots of its Refresh Lacri-Lube 3.5g and 7g for dry eye, Refresh P.M.

Rondo-Pak to Show Multimedia Carton and Shock-Resistant Carton at Pharma Expo

Rondo-Pak, a provider of folding cartons to the pharmaceutical, beauty, and consumer industries, will showcase two of its latest packaging innovations at Pharma Expo Las Vegas, Sept. 28-30. Among other folding carton products, the company will exhibit...

Wellspring Capital Management Forms Flexible Packaging Company

Wellspring Capital Management LLC, a New York-based private equity firm, announced the creation of a flexible packaging company through the merger of portfolio companies Prolamina Corporation and newly acquired Ampac Holdings, LLC. 

The...

DuPont Submits MPTP Regulatory Reports, Shares Executive Summary with Industry

DuPont reports that it has reached significant milestones in regulatory submissions and industry summaries pertaining to the Tyvek Medical Packaging Transition Project (MPTP). The effort seeks to demonstrate that Tyvek 1073B and Tyvek 1059B...

Multisorb to Showcase Liquid Medical Waste Solutions at OR Today Live!

Multisorb Technologies will highlight its medical spill and liquid containment solutions at the OR Today Live! Surgical Conference in Las Vegas, Aug. 30- Sept. 1 booth #308. The company will be featuring its...