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Package Case Study

Henry Schein Animal Health opts for wool packaging

Scotland-based animal health distributor chooses wool for temperature-sensitive vaccines that deliver cold chain logistics benefits.
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LifeCell’s pilot program shows promise

Reusable 'cold chain' shipper provides sustainability, economic, and customer benefits.
Materials Product Brief

Cold chain packaging with biodegradable components

ThermoPod® introduces super insulated temperature control and protective mailers and packaging liners made with components that are completely biodegradable.
Materials Product Brief

Cryopak: Insulated pallet transporter

Cryopak's Pallet Transporter CRT is a light-weight, easy-to-assemble pallet transporter that uses insulated panels which have been tested against robust summer and winter profiles, and is designed to maintain 15-30 degrees C for up to 120 hours.
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Healthcare Packaging signs marketing partnership with global event producer IQPC

Partnership agreement with global conference and events producer IQPC aims to expand each organization’s reach into the cold chain packaging and logistics marketplace.
HCP August cover

What do Sam’s Club, Sunkist, and Nestlé have in common?

And what do they share with topics such as track and trace, package design, clean rooms, and medical devices?
Materials Product Brief

Intelligent Thermal Solutions, LLC: 5-gal cold chain shipper

Intelligent Thermal Solutions’ IntelliTherm 5-L shipping container uses the same, patented technology used with the company’s IntelliTherm 36-L and 11-L options, and provides temperature assurance for temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals and biologics for up to 120 hours in refrigerated, frozen, and dry ice temperature ranges.
MIT research
Package Case Study

Cold chain: Cooler battles antibiotic-resistant tuberculosis

MIT-designed cooler preserves tuberculosis drugs and records doses, overcoming obstacles in Ethiopia.
Catalent aisle changing crane
Machine Case Study

Catalent’s three aisle-changing cranes drive efficiency

Automated storage and retrieval design helps Catalent Pharma Solutions handle up to 630 pallet moves per day in and out of 19,000 pallet locations at its Philadelphia facility.
LIVE FROM PHARMAPACK NORTH AMERICA: Biodegradable shipping system
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LIVE FROM PHARMAPACK NORTH AMERICA: Biodegradable shipping system

William Hingle, director of marketing, TCP Reliable (, demonstrates TemPak™ + Green, an eco-friendly system from Cryopak ( TemPak protects product during shipping and maintains product temperature for 24 hr at 1°C to 10° C. Uses insulation, gel packs, bubble wrap, and a corrugated outer box that all incorporate biodegradable components.


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