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Read, Learn, Innovate: Pharmaceutical Engineering® Summer Reading Part 1

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Read, Learn, Innovate: Pharmaceutical Engineering® Summer Reading Part 1

Featured in this edition of the Pharmaceutical Engineering® Online Reading Roundup are suggested summer reading ideas—articles on important topics from recent issues to revisit when you have some down time this summer—or to enjoy for the first time in case you missed them. Learn more about knowledge management implementation, zero carbon, MES, and more.

Knowledge Management Implementation: A Survey of the Biopharmaceutical Industry

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Knowledge is at the heart of pharmaceutical manufacturing and the results of an industry survey focus on where the industry is with knowledge management initiatives.

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Sustainability: Toward Zero Carbon in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Sustainability: Toward Zero Carbon in the Pharmaceutical Industry

The desired end point of zero carbon within the next 30 years is a goal but the pharma industry is uncertain how to achieve this objective. The zero-carbon scenario requires us to make radical changes while simultaneously improving supply chain quality and resilience. 

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Justifying Investment in Manufacturing Execution Systems

Justifying Investment in Manufacturing Execution Systems

Executives at manufacturing companies of all sizes need to make decisions about where to invest to maintain and grow their businesses. Investments in manufacturing execution system (MES) applications may reduce costs and increase revenues, but they also might compete with other investment priorities, such as marketing campaigns and capital equipment upgrades.

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Quality & Regulatory Solutions in PAT for Continuous Manufacturing

Quality & Regulatory Solutions for PAT in Continuous Manufacturing

Process analytical technology (PAT) is perceived as the main enabler for a robust control strategy with continuous manufacturing (CM) because process analytical technology can aid in implementing continuous manufacturing throughout the entire life cycle. This article discusses quality and regulatory hurdles in the life cycle of a process analytical technology application—including model life-cycle management—in combination with continuous manufacturing for small and large molecules, with the goal of proposing strategies to resolve each challenge. 

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Happy 30th Anniversary to the GAMP® Community of Practice!

Happy 30th Anniversary to the GAMP® Community of Practice!

In 2021, the ISPE GAMP® Community of Practice (CoP) is celebrating 30 years of promoting industry good practice for computerized systems and encouraging technical innovation and progress, while protecting patient safety, product quality, and data integrity.

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