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Smithers Experts to Lead Webinar Covering Elemental Impurities Testing for Pharmaceutical Packaging
By: Smithers Rapra
The final webinar, titled "Overview of Guidance & Standards for Elemental Impurities,"
• The development of new elemental impurities standards.
• Modern analytical techniques for elemental impurities.
• The differences between USP <232> and USP elemental extractables standards.
"Elemental impurities in drug products can originate from a variety of sources, making extractables and leachables assessments an important piece in ensuring the safety of medicines," said Nat Leonard, President, Smithers Rapra. "Our goal with these webinars is to support the pharmaceutical industry by connecting them to experts like Daniel and Michael who each have years of experience in these assessments and represent the global footprint of our analytical services expertise."
Dr. Norwood partnered with Smithers in 2017 as a Senior Independent Consultant. He has over 41 years of experience in chemistry and pharmaceutical research and is recognized throughout the industry as a pioneer of extractables and leachables science. In addition to extractables and leachables (https://www.smithersrapra.com/
Mr. Creese joined Smithers in 2009. He has worked in extractables and leachables assessments both with biopharmaceuticals and pharmaceuticals for over 11 years. He uses his expertise to solve the challenges of single use system suppliers and users, as well as final container closure systems. Mr. Creese has a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and is a Member of the Royal society of Chemistry (MRSC).
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• Part 1: Best Practices for the Design & Conduct of Extractables and Leachables Studies based on USP <1663>
• Part 2: Overview of USP Guidance & Standards for Packaging Systems (https://www.smithersrapra.com/
Smithers offers a unique set of services in support of the development of medical devices or pharmaceutical packaging, from materials selection and assessments (http://www.smithersrapra.com/
About Smithers Rapra:
Smithers Rapra has been a trusted partner of the rubber and plastics industries for over 90 years. Our business is built around delivering a complete portfolio of rubber and plastic testing services to support a wide range of industry sectors including tire, automotive, polymer products, oil and gas, medical device, pharmaceutical, transport, packaging, industrial, and consumer products. By integrating science, technology and business expertise, Smithers adds value throughout the life cycle of our clients' products. Please visitwww.smithersrapra.com.
About The Smithers Group:
Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, The Smithers Group includes Smithers Apex, Smithers Avanza, Smithers Pira, Smithers Quality Assessments, Smithers Rapra, and Smithers Viscient. Each Smithers Group company provides technology-based services focused on a defined market. As a group, the diversity of market sectors and technologies provides stability and a platform for long-term growth. By integrating science, technology and business expertise, Smithers' goal is to add value throughout the lifecycle of our clients' products, by utilizing testing, consulting, information, and compliance services. All Smithers companies are known by their clients as Trusted Providers of Innovative Solutions. For more information, visitwww.smithers.com.
You can reach the Smithers Rapra North America office at:
425 West Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44303