Recycling

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Romaco launches first recyclable strip packaging

By Vassia Barba

Romaco’s Push Packs, made from recyclable polyolefin laminate, are the ‘first ever’ recyclable unit dose packaging for solid drug products, according to the company.

SOS: save our solvent!

SOS: save our solvent!

In any laboratory, or indeed in any pharmaceutical manufacturing
facility, one of the major expenses will be solvents. And just like
the price of petrol and diesel it just keeps going up and up.
Huw Kidwell examines how a new recycling...

Here WEEE go recycling

Here WEEE go recycling

By Dr Matt Wilkinson

With the WEEE regulations finally coming into effect in the UK at
the start of July, LabTechnologist.com looks into the implications
for laboratory users and suppliers.

'Solid waste' gets a makeover

'Solid waste' gets a makeover

By Anna Lewcock

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed loosening
requirements regarding certain types of recycling activities
involving hazardous solid waste materials produced in chemical and
pharmaceutical manufacturing.