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packaging

The physical and informational material that contains and/or accompanies a marketed or investigational therapeutic agent once it is fully prepared for release to patients and/or subjects in a clinical study.
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I invited Ed Klein to our headquarters in Columbus, OH, and at that meeting, the Aseptic Packaging Council (APC) was formed.
Similarly, California's efforts at reducing waste by establishing a statewide Source Reduction and Packaging Policy Committee were derailed when industry representatives on the committee vetoed all of its proposed actions.
Defining packaging as pollution generated by manufacturers makes the take-back idea seem compatible with the economically (and emotionally) satisfying "polluter-pays" principle.
The introduction of re-closable retort packaging offers an all-in-one serve, seal and store design that can improve the flavour of the product, reduce storage space, extend the product shelf life, and even reduce production and shipping costs.
Such highly layered films are still only a small factor in the market, but they're driving down the cost of packaging for some commodity medical products like glove packaging, where the package usually costs more than the product it contains.
Despite the sense of unease about the revision, it appears to be generating less concern in the packaging industry than other "green" initiatives in the pipeline.
Pressure on margins meant that packaging producers simply couldn't keep prices down, and most customers appreciated the point.
Based on the overwhelming popularity of folding cartons, paper-based cartons were the most widely used packaging type in US packaged food.
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Plastic Packaging Materials and Products in US$ Billion.
In view of the cost of a complete semiconductor product, expense on packaging accounts for 5 to 25 percentage of market price of one semiconductor unit; however, as technology advances, the proportion of packaging cost to the whole cost becomes higher.

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