Environmental sustainability isn’t a mere fad or legal obligation, but a logical, moral, and practical approach to doing business on a large scale. It’s all about balancing productivity, based on a company’s need to be profitable, with the environmental impact of its operations. In essence, sustainability is about weighing the long-term effects of… Continue reading »
It’s fair to say that the chemical industry doesn’t have a reputation for being eco-friendly, but at the same time it’s also clear that we should be doing everything we can to lessen our impact on the environment. In the chemical industry, this becomes more difficult, so we need to look at ways… Continue reading »
Some products, like medicines and many food products, need to be hygienically packed under specific protocols and environmental conditions. These products are usually highly sensitive, meaning that the temperature, humidity, and air particulates in a space must be carefully controlled to maintain the product’s integrity. This is where cleanroom contract packaging comes in.… Continue reading »
In our latest video, we run you through our entire chemical solutions service, from the types of blends and packaging materials we offer, to how we ensure the quality and conformance of products. Step behind our factory doors to see how we do things, and learn why we’ve been a leading chemical manufacturer… Continue reading »
Glass vials are commonly used as medicine or sample containers, and they vary in size, shape, and purpose. Medicine and laboratory work would be very disorganised and imprecise without the use of the small glass vial. Otherwise known as a phial or flaccon, a vial is typically made of plastic or glass, and… Continue reading »
Many types of medicines and other pharmaceutical products, especially injectables like vaccines, are packaged in ampoules. Ampoules are small hermetically sealed glass containers that protect the contents from exposure to air and contaminants. They’re single use only, making them disposable and non-resealable. How to Use an Ampoule Trained paramedics, nurses, and doctors are… Continue reading »
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