Medical Plastics News, alongside, sister titles Digital Health Age, European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer and Med-Tech Innovation, has launched a new podcast which discusses the latest innovations across the healthcare sectors. more

4 Aug 2017 10:45 News

A recent report, released by non-profit organisation for packaging and processing technologies, PMMI has shown that the US is the largest market for pharmaceutical and medical devices. more

7 Nov 2016 10:35 News

Leader in specialty chemicals, Clariant, is introducing Mevopur, a family of colour and additive solutions for medical devices and pharmaceutical packaging. more

4 Oct 2016 11:00 News

Christoph Lhota, Engel Medical, outlines the way in which innovative technologies are paving the way for efficient pharmaceutical packaging and drug carriers more

23 Sep 2016 15:45 News

Technology group Merck has entered into an agreement with PCAS of France to expand its excipients portfolio. more

13 Jul 2016 16:06 News

A week is a long time in politics – particularly true of the last seven days. But what does Brexit mean for life sciences? What's next for the UK's medtech, pharma and digital health sectors? more

1 Jul 2016 10:27 Opinion

Clariant and its Healthcare Packaging unit will participate in the CPhI Turkey exhibition being held June 1– 3 at the Istanbul Congress Center (Stand C81). more

24 May 2016 15:46 News

Gerresheimer is showcasing its products and services in pharmaceutical packaging products at Compamed this week more

16 Nov 2015 12:06 News

Evonik is to increase the prices of its pharmaceutical excipients and medical device polymers more

1 Oct 2015 16:58 News

Gerresheimer will further extend its pharmaceutical packaging business with the acquisition of Centor more

31 Jul 2015 15:00 News

According an article by Reuters, plans have been made to set up a regulator in India that will oversee the country’s $4 billion medical device industry. more

12 Jun 2015 00:00 News

With the number of confirmed cases of diabetes having doubled in the past 20 years to 380 million with three million sufferers in the UK alone, it is a rapidly growing health crisis. more

4 Jun 2015 16:00 News

The China Food and Drug Administrator (CFDA) announced that, the fee for registering a new locally-made drug is set to soar to 624,000 yuan ($100,637) compared with just 35,000 yuan in 2013. more

29 May 2015 00:00 News

Pharmapack Europe is gearing up to open its doors this week. Readers heading to Paris Expo Porte de Versailles will have access to over 370 exhibitors from 30 countries. more

9 Feb 2015 11:21 News

It's a gas: IKV examines micro-gas and projectile injection technology for liquid silicone rubber more

26 Aug 2014 20:46 News

Pilot light: Gerresheimer Medical Plastic Systems opens small-scale pilot production in Wackersdorf more

11 Jun 2014 10:01 News

Pretty polymer: Various methods have been researched to improve solubility of poorly soluble API and among these the use of polymers for solubility enhancement in solid dispersions is among the most popular. more

4 Jun 2014 22:54 News

Ground works: Raumedic, part of the Rehau Group, is expanding its German headquarters. The executive board and the project team celebrated the official laying of the foundation stone of the €26 million initiative. more

22 May 2014 09:41 News

Gerresheimer is exhibiting its entire portfolio of standard and special products for the pharma and healthcare industries at Pharmapack Paris on 12-13 February 2014. more

15 Jan 2014 15:54 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

30 Oct 2013 09:59 Devices