Strengthening the chain

Chynoweth, Emma; Odriscoll, Cath
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/12/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 23, p33
Trade Publication
The article reports on the collaboration of the International Pharmaceutical Excipients Council for Europe with the World Health Organization (WHO) to develop guidelines for good distribution practices for pharmaceutical excipients as of June 12, 2006. The guidelines are being rolled out and effectively apply WHO practices to the excipients supply chain. A key element of the guide, which provides specific directions for excipient distributors and end-users, is shared responsibility.


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