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Pharmaceutical & Medical Packaging News, November/December 2014

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Page 3 of 43 • Pharmaceutical & Medical Packaging News November/December 2014 4 A UBM Canon Publication ® ® COVER STORy DEPARTMENTS/COLUMNS PACKAGING RESOURCE CENTER FEATURES NoveMBer/deCeMBer 2014, volUMe 22, IssUe 6 26 20 24 Pharmaceutical & Medical Packaging News (ISSN 1081-5481) is published six times per year (January/February, March/April, May/June, July/August, Septem- ber/October, and November/December) by UBM Canon LLC, 2901 28th St., Ste. 100, Santa Monica, CA 90405; 310/445-4200; FAX 310/445-4299. Periodi- cals postage paid at Santa Monica, California, and at additional mailing ofåces. SUBSCRIPTIONS—Free to qualiåed subscribers as deåned on the subscription card. Basic subscription price $150 (one year). Delivery outside United States by air service. For telephone inquiries regarding subscriptions, call 800-869-6882. CHANGE OF ADDRESS—Notices should be sent promptly to P.O. Box 47461, Plymouth, MN 55447. Please provide old mailing label as well as new address. Allow two months for change. EDITORIAL CONTRIBUTIONS—Unsolicited manuscripts should be submitted in triplicate and should be accompanied by stamped return envelopes. Copy will receive every reasonable care; however, the publishers assume no responsibility for safety of artwork, photographs, or manuscripts. NOTICE—Every precaution is taken to ensure accuracy of con- tent; however, the publishers cannot accept responsibility for the correctness of the information supplied or advertised or for any opinion expressed herein. POSTMASTER—Send address changes to Pharmaceutical & Medical Packag- ing News, P.O. Box 47461, Plymouth, MN 55447. Printed in U.S.A. ©2014 by UBM Canon LLC. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or part without written permission is prohibited. Image courtesy Boston Scientifc of the packaging for its ACUITY Pro Lead Delivery System 24 rIgId PACkAgINg reducing size While Focusing on durability Packaging for Boston Scientific's Lead Delivery System wins AmeriStar Award. 8 Editorial 10 News 16 Supply Chain 36 Materials & Services Sourcing Guide 39 Packaging Resource Center 42 Advertisers Index 42 Publisher's Statement of Ownership 20 BloW-FIll-seAl enhancing Blow-Fill-seal Packaging by Daphne Allen, Editor A new approach to decontamination coupled with depyrogenation comes to blow-fill-seal processes. 26 ClINICAl TrIAls PACkAgINg Not Just Packaging Anymore by Maureen Kingsley, Freelance Writer Pharmaceutical packagers are evolving into end-to-end supply chain manage- ment partners for clinical trials. 32 CodINg & MArkINg Planning a standards Journey "Keep moving" no matter how complicated and difcult the road to Unique Device Identification may be, says Cook Medical's VP of Operations and Healthcare Business Solutions.

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