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Cyclic Olefin Copolymers

Cyclic-olefin copolymers (COC) have been included as a category for pharmaceutical packaging in the US. more

News

West has announced the publication of the first peer-reviewed data demonstrating the benefits of Daikyo Crystal Zenith cyclic olefin copolymer vials for the synthesis of radiopharmaceutical products compared with glass. more

Devices

BD STERIFIL SYRINGE

Source: BD.

BD launches BD Sterifill Advance plastic prefillable syringe. more

Devices

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Source: Topas Advanced Polymers.

Topas cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) has been used to make an advanced insert moulded plunger requiring high dimensional stability to deliver accurate doses in the latest model of the OmniPod insulin management system. more

Technology

Interview with Steve Duckworth (pictured), head of medical and pharmaceutical at Clariant’s masterbatch unit. more