Download the latest edition of HCP’s Serialization Playbook that will bring you up to date on

Download the latest edition of HCP’s Serialization Playbook that will bring you up to date on DQSA/DSCSA, and what it means for your serialization efforts.  Learn More » NJM, a ProMach product brand, introduces the Dara NFL/2-RDL aseptic filling and closing machine for ready-to-use vials utilizing the RayDyLyo® cap. Handling nests of pre-sterilized vials and eliminating the crimping required with traditional aluminum closures, this fully servo-driven system streamlines the packaging operation to reduce capital costs, minimize footprint and speed changeover. Dara NFL/2-RDL was developed for biotech companies and 503B pharmacies and can be used from scale-up through small batch commercial manufacturing. Utilizing ready-to-use vials simplifies small-scale production by eliminating the need for a washer and depyrogenation tunnel. Using the RayDyLyo cap further simplifies operations by eliminating crimping and the particulate generation that comes along with that process. After introducing the high-speed Dara SX and HSL series machines for RayDyLyo caps last year, the company’s offering of this NFL system is for customers with smaller capacity requirements that will benefit from...

All 2,493 items targeted by China’s tariffs in US trade war — Quartz

China’s latest tariff retaliation, announced today, will hit some $60 billion in US exports, including hundreds of agricultural, mining, and manufactured products, threatening jobs and profits at companies around the United States.  Before the trade war starts in earnest, China bought about 17% of US agricultural exports and was a major market for other goods, from Maine lobster to Boeing aircraft. It has been the largest market for Apple iPhones since 2016. Since the escalation of tariffs, though, China has stopped buying soybeans and lobsters, and Apple warned it would miss its expected Christmas holiday sales figures because of trade tensions. In addition to the 25% tariffs below, Beijing also added 20% tariffs on 1,078 US products, 10% tariffs on 974 US products, and 5% tariffs on 595 US products (all links in Chinese). The list was translated from China’s ministry of finance press release using Google translate, and may be inexact in spots. Quartz also rearranged some items on the list to group them into categories, and they may not be in the order of their “harmonized tariff schedule” codes.  Crimping Pliers, Cold Pressing Pliers, Wire Stripper, Cable Cutter, Crimping Too...