The third quarter marks highest number of reported incidents and injuries associated with the use of recalled children’s and infant products in the past five quarters. Food, medical device and pharmaceutical recalls are also up since last quarter.
The GMS 140 C small batch mixer is the latest addition to the assortment of Gericke Multiflux mixers distributed by Power Technologies, Inc.
LabStrong Corporation has unveiled a Helix Shaker accessory designed to meet the demand for more flask clamp sizes suitable for holding a wider variety of sample sizes.
ITT Corporation introduces the Pure-Flo® VSP+, a self-setting valve switch for bioprocessing applications.
The compact, multiport double weir design of the Robolux multiport diaphragm valve provides for multiple flow paths while reducing contact surfaces and hold up volume.
Flo-Tite’s Media Containment Device is an environmentally safe solution to the problem of valve leakage, especially in applications involving hazardous materials.
Designed for the requirements of the food, packaging, chemical, pharmaceutical and plastics and rubber industries, Eriez VMC Series Electromagnetic Conveyors use a two-mass vibrating system powered by electromagnetic drives.
Volkmann offers a conveying system optimizing material flow from the supply side to the downstream packaging operation.
Lee Industries now supplies a full range of sanitary jacketed ball valves to meet specific needs in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food industries.
The Multi-Trap Vacuum Inlet Trap, from MV Products, is designed to protect central source vacuum systems in hospitals, university science buildings and research facilities.
Rail-mounted vibratory dryers and coolers from the Witte Company are suitable for foods, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, aggregates and other products that require dry processing.
Posi-flate has recently introduced the new Tork-Mate 890 Series extended life pneumatic actuators.
The new ReactoMate Pilot jacketed reaction vessel from Asynt offers control of reaction variables, a direct drive overhead stirrer and reaction visibility even with the vacuum jacket option.
VICI Valco's Cheminert C72 Ultra-high Pressure UHPLC Injectors, Switching Valves and Selectors are suitable for high speed, high throughput techniques which demand a valve and fitting system that minimize internal volume and eliminate dead volume.
Value Plastics introduces RQC Series tubing applications to the biopharmaceutical market for flexible tubing connections in single use systems.
Material Transfer & Storage announces their new Bulk Bag Discharging and Weighing System, which provides sealed discharge of dry bulk materials.
The deaths resulted from an attack by gun-wielding coca growers on military personnel and police destroying coca fields deemed illegal by the government. The government considers more than two-thirds of Bolivia's coca crop to be legal and dedicated to traditional uses such as alleviating altitude sickness. It destroys what it considers surplus crops.
The LEAK-MASTER EASY system from WITT is suitable for testing almost any stable and flexible food, pharmaceutical, industrial and consumer packaging.
PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, reports a groundswell of positive response to Pharma EXPO 2014, which debuts in Chicago, co-located with PACK EXPO International 2014. The vision for Pharma EXPO is to make it the world’s leading event for the pharmaceutical and medical device industries.
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries plans to cut about 5,000 employees, mostly by the end of next year, as part of a restructuring designed to slim the drugmaker's business and make it more efficient. The Israeli company said it employs about 46,000 people worldwide, so the cuts amount to nearly a 10 percent global workforce reduction.
Pharma Medica Research, Inc., a contract research organization serving the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry, plans to make a $30.8 million capital investment and create 320 jobs at its first U.S. facility in St. Charles, Missouri.
The PGL pump from Beamex is a low-pressure calibration pump suitable for industries where accurate, low-pressure generation is needed, such as the pharmaceutical industry.
The Ystral Conti-TDS brings major efficiencies to the production process by offering powder induction, wetting and then dispersing of an agglomerate-free liquid with one machine.
Merck said that it plans to cut another 8,500 jobs as part of a plan to reduce its annual costs by about $2.5 billion by the end of 2015. In addition, Merck will move its headquarters from Whitehouse Station, N.J., to existing facilities in Kenilworth, N.J.
The Xtreme Metal Detector from Eriez, made for industry applications including chemical, food processing, packaging, textiles, pharmaceuticals, plastics and rubber, has been re-designed with a user-friendly interface.