Gerresheimer Medical Systems has revealed it is expanding its Technical Competence Center (TCC) in Wackersdorf, previously responsible for the development and industrialisation of plastic products, to include glass products. more

12 Mar 2018 10:23 Technology

Bosch Packaging Technology has added new options for the filling and processing of pre-sterilised syringes more

3 Dec 2015 13:50 News

Noxilizer’s Evan Goulet and Stephen Morley outline the advantages that nitrogen dioxide (NO2) technology is able to provide over more traditional methods in the sterilisation of prefilled syringes more

22 Oct 2015 16:41 , Opinion

In its latest push to tackle unsafe injection, the World Health Organization (WHO) has launched a new campaign to drive the use of 'smart' syringes. more

24 Feb 2015 11:11 News

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Aleksandra Jones outlines the importance of plastics in the production of ready-to-fill syringes more

24 Sep 2014 12:39 Guest Blogs

Focal point: With around 800 employees this is Gerresheimer’s Group’s competence centre for ready-to-fill glass syringes more

31 Jul 2014 13:41 News

The unique concept takes up very little space, yet offers a high processing rate of up to 600 syringes per minute and the option of switching quickly and easily between various syringe and carrier formats. more

10 Jul 2014 11:49 Technology

West Pharmaceutical Services has been granted CE approval for its intradermal (ID) adapter. The company was given 510K clearance for the ID adapter from the FDA in February 2013. more

24 Feb 2014 14:04 Technology

At Pharmapack Europe, SABIC is to demonstrate its intent to further expand into the healthcare market, introducing two new pharmaceutical grades of polypropylene intended for syringes, other medical dosing application devices and also for packaging.. more

12 Feb 2014 14:05 Technology

The development of autoinjectors generally involves the integration of a pre-filled glass syringe into a plastic drug delivery device — a major challenge owing to the different tolerances of both materials. Gerresheimer has now filed a patent... more

4 Feb 2014 16:14 Technology

SCHOTT is supporting the pharmaceutical industry in its efforts to track the tubing used to produce pharmaceutical packaging made of glass. The company recently issued its millionth certificate for its FIOLAX glass tubing. These certificates help... more

26 Jan 2014 18:12 Technology

South German special machines manufacturer Bausch+Ströbel has been a market leader for years in the field of syringe processing and has reportedly set standards in the processing of single-use syringes in nests. The company will demonstrate the... more

24 Jan 2014 14:09 Technology

Phillips-Medisize Corporation has announced the start of production and completion of the 6,000 m2 expansion to its Kontiolahti, Finland site. Production has already begun and will continue to ramp up on several new programmes before the first of... more

9 Dec 2013 15:44 Technology

The PLC-controlled syringe filling and closing machine SFM 5072 has been developed for industrial high-capacity use for the processing of single dose syringes in so-called nests. The syringe barrels are supplied in theses nests inside tubs and are... more

13 Nov 2013 10:03 Technology

Seidenader Maschinenbau claims to have combined visual inspection with high voltage (HV) leak detection in an automatic syringe inspection machine for the first time. more

21 Jun 2013 15:11 Technology

With Hamilton X-Type syringes, a new generation of high-performance injectors for liquid chromatography (LC) will soon be available from CTC Analytics. X-Type syringes, developed in collaboration with CTC analytics, boast an extremely long life... more

10 Apr 2013 12:57 Technology