When pharmaceutical companies are shipping medications across great distances, it’s not only on-time delivery that matters. On-temp delivery is even more crucial for some products. Maintaining the recommended temperature range for the payload is vital. Without it, the potency of the medication is diminished, or depleted altogether. Patient safety is at stake.
It is the goal of this research to identify current packaging options that limit this environmental impact.
Payload Protection, Patient Safety
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Managing the Challenges of Controlled Room Temperature Requirements in Cold Chain Pharmaceutical Distribution