TITLE

Characteristics of rubber used in pharmaceuticals

AUTHOR(S)
Norwood, Daniel L.; Ruberto, Michael; DeGrazio, Fran L.; Castner, Jim; Wong, Wai Kueng; Jenke, Dennis
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;6/29/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 24, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the rubber used in packaging of pharmaceutical products. Rubber materials, in certain situations, possess the required performance characteristics and thus are widely used in the pharmaceutical industry. In the U.S. and European Union regulatory agencies have issued guidance and guidelines to specifically address packaging systems and their materials of construction used for pharmaceutical products.
ACCESSION #
43271773

 

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