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The Perils of Supply Chain EHS Performance Neglect, and 5 Solutions

October 15, 2014 2:10 pm | by Paul Leavoy, Research Analyst, LNS Research | Blogs | Comments

The need to manage environment, health and safety (EHS) performance across our organizations and throughout our global plants has never been more apparent. While considerations of EHS performance were once limited to one organization’s performance within its four walls, things have changed.

Biogen Idec Named Global Biotechnology Industry Leader on Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

September 23, 2014 8:18 am | News | Comments

Biogen Idec has been named the biotechnology industry leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability...

Roche Ranked Most Sustainable Healthcare Company in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

September 11, 2014 11:25 am | News | Comments

For the sixth consecutive year, Roche has been recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability...

Inspiration Biopharmaceuticals Names John P. Butler Chief Executive Officer

October 11, 2011 4:03 am | News | Comments

Inspiration Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused exclusively on the...

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A Star Is Born - The Pharma Energy Star Program and How You Can Save on Your Utility Costs

October 6, 2010 12:15 pm | by Mike Auerbach, Editor In Chief | Articles | Comments

Being wise with your money is back in style. The recession with its attendant job losses, cut backs and uncertainties has made savers of us all. At no time in recent history have Americans put more into their savings accounts than during this recent economic downturn. Turning off lights and being as energy efficient as possible is a great way to save money.

Roche Recognized as Global Healthcare Leader in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

September 9, 2010 4:29 am | News | Comments

Roche has been named Supersector Leader in Healthcare in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI) for the second year running.

Maine Study Reveals: Even if you're careful, drugs can end up in water

February 8, 2010 6:06 am | by CLARKE CANFIELD, Associated Press Writer | News | Comments

The federal government advises throwing most unused or expired medications into the trash instead of down the drain, but they can end up in the water anyway.


Time for a Change in Pharmaceutical Process Cooling?New Technology Can Greatly Reduce Water, Energy Use

November 10, 2009 5:51 am | Articles | Comments

Recent regulatory rumblings suggest it may be time for pharmaceutical processors to take a closer look at their use of water resources. Two federal studies released in 2009 reflect increasing scrutiny of the impact manufacturers including drug companies have on the water supply.

Roche Basel's MAB95 Facility Named 2009 Facility of the Year Award Overall Winner

November 9, 2009 7:13 am | News | Comments

ISPE, a global not-for-profit association of 24,000 technical professionals working in the

Genzyme Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World and North American Indexes

October 2, 2009 5:14 am | News | Comments

Genzyme Corporation announced today that it was included on both the 2009 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and North American Index.

Go Green And Save Green: Top 5 Ways for Manufacturers to Drive Productivity & Energy Efficiency

April 21, 2009 1:05 pm | Articles | Comments

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the industrial sector has long been the country's largest energy user, currently representing more than one-third of the country's total energy consumption. With this in mind, manufacturers across the United States must identify sustainable energy solutions that will drive efficiencies

Alphabet Shuffle - Moving From QbA to QbD

February 23, 2009 10:41 am | by Girish Malhotra, PE EPCOT International, Pepper Pike, OH | Articles | Comments

Quality by Analysis (QBA) has been the MANTRA for manufacturing pharmaceuticals. This is due to the fact that, as we know, pharmaceuticals are manufactured using batch processes. Regulatory agencies would like the industry to move from QBA to QBD. QBD can result in a better batch process or a continuous process. Either of these process methodologies require a complete understanding of component chemistry and their mutual interaction.


Genzyme Reports Strong Fourth-Quarter Revenue Growth

January 16, 2007 11:39 am | News | Comments

Genzyme Corp. recently announced that revenue increased 17 percent in the fourth quarter of 2006 to $852 million, up from $729 million in the fourth quarter a year earlier. For the year, revenue grew 16 percent to $3.2 billion from $2.7 billion in the previous year.

DuPont Names de Andrade to Biotechnology Advisory Panel

November 2, 2004 4:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

WILMINGTON, DE (November 2, 2004) – DuPont this week announced the addition of Dr. Marcelo Carvalho de Andrade to its external Biotechnology Advisory Panel. Dr.

Melissa Herkt Joins Emerson Process Management As President

September 21, 2004 10:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

Herkt brings extensive industry experience and strong leadership qualities to new corporate position Emerson Process Management, an Emerson business, has announced the appointment of Melissa B. Herkt as president of Process Systems and Solutions - Americas.

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