Current Edition

A Sticky Situation: Will Your Labels Comply with EU MDR?

New EU regulation for medical devices will have major implications for the labelling operations of every manufacturer that trades in the EU. EU MDR, which began a five-year pre implementation period in May 2017, will be fully adopted in 2022. However, the first major milestone – the introduction of an EU Database for Medical Devices (EUDAMED) – is on track to launch in 2020. Mark Cusworth, PRISYM ID looks at labelling challenges wrapped up in the regulation.