The world’s leading trade show for the packaging industry and all related process technologies has started today. On more than 3,500 sqm, Bosch Packaging Technology presents new developments from its comprehensive portfolio for the pharmaceuticals, food, and confectionery industries combined with after-sales service solutions for preventive and reactive maintenance. …more
Short after interpack in Germany, the next important pharmaceutical trade show is opening its doors to the professional visitors: FCE Pharma. As the biggest marketing and sales event in the Latin American region, it plays an important role in the growth of the pharmaceutical industry there. …more
Visitors to Pharma Expo 2016 in Chicago, Illinois, saw the successful launch of the fully automated FLT vial filling and closing machine. It is the most recent addition to the highly flexible FLT product family. For the first time, this machine was now showcased with an isolator.
Filling aseptically manufactured cytostatic drugs requires high quality standards, especially regarding the protection of staff and substances against contamination. For this purpose, Oncotec Pharma Produktion GmbH is using a complete line from Bosch Packaging Technology for more than five years. …more
Ampoules are suitable for a wide range of liquid pharmaceuticals. They are among the most commonly used pharmaceutical containers and the demand is increasing – especially in the emerging markets Brazil, Russia, India and China. …more
The pharmaceutical industry is changing at a rapid pace. This not only involves new medical developments, guidelines and corresponding equipment, but also the roles of all stakeholders. Uwe Harbauer, Senior Vice President of Bosch Packaging Technology’s Pharma Business Unit, shares his thoughts with us in a three-part interview. …more
Do you want to know which sterilization process works best for your newly developed product? Or do you want to optimize existing methods to manufacture more efficiently? For any questions associated with terminal sterilization, the Bosch affiliate Schoeller-Bleckmann Medizintechnik (SBM) can help you out. With tests carried out in its dedicated “process X-pert center”, SBM makes for processes that perfectly match your products. At its site in Ternitz in Austria, SBM provides state-of-the-art equipment covering the most common sterilization processes, including vacuum steam, steam/air mixture and hot water shower. …more
The pharmaceutical industry fundamentally requires water in two levels of purity for production: Clean water in PW quality (Purified Water) and water for injection (WFI). The high WFI quality can be produced via technical methods using filtration or distillation processes. However, only distilled water is currently approved for injection purposes in Europe. …more