For many around the world, climate change has never felt so real as firestorms, floods and other natural disasters have shook the developed world in recent years. The problem is fossil fuels, and that problem is coming home to roost. Industry and automobiles are one source of mankind’s oil addiction, but plastics are another. So what can pharma do to help? This week we look to one answer from Novo Nordisk, who are piloting an approach to recycle millions of injection pens in the UK that otherwise would have gone to landfill.

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Inside the PenCycle Recycling Scheme
Novo Nordisk explains how its pilot scheme in the UK is helping to recycle injector pens.
Keeping It Real
01/24/2022 | Karen Ooms
Why the industry needs to finally wake up to the real-life benefits of real-world data.
Who’s the Coolest?
01/26/2022 | Angus Stewart
A best practice competition developed to encourage labs to pursue more efficient cold storage is now on for 2022.
Allergy Relief
01/21/2022 | Maryam Mahdi
Allergies pose a significant challenge to patients worldwide. How can we use novel immunotherapy approaches to lessen their therapeutic burden?
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Intensifying Upstream Processing and the Implications for Media Management

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In vitro bioequivalence studies for oral solid dose products

The Morphologi® ID can be used to compare material and chemical properties of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) in a drug product using Morphologically-Directed Raman Spectroscopy (MDRS®). Read more

Exploring the Value of GPC/SEC in Polysaccharide Characterization

The properties of polymeric excipients can directly affect the clinical efficacy, safety, and quality of a finished pharmaceutical product and are routinely identified as critical quality attributes (CQAs). Read more

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