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Creating Component Quality: Understanding the Holistic Quality by Design Process

Pharmaceutical manufacturers have challenged packaging manufacturers to increase the quality of components used in parenteral packaging. As new, sensitive pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals are prepared for market, regulatory agencies have also asked manufacturers to build quality into products from the start. Sascha Karhoefer at West Pharmaceutical Services provides an overview of improving the quality of the drug product’s container closure system, and how pharmaceutical packaging manufacturers can help to ensure consistent reliability throughout a drug product’s lifecycle.