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Halal: accessing the untapped $30bn pharma market

By Fiona BARRY

The pharmaceutical industry must change its ingredients and manufacturing methods to cash in on the enormous purchasing power of European Muslims, says an expert.

Green chemistry yet to attract drug industry

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How green was my Valium? Not very, despite industry claims

By Gareth Macdonald

Making active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) is a dirty business and you’d have to be pretty green to believe claims drug industry 'demand' will create a $100bn market for environmentally-friendly production methods by 2020.