E-Letters are topic-specific, electronic newsletters published four times per year by ISPE's global Communities of Practice (COPs) . The content for E-Letters is submitted by professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry and is a resource by which to share best practices, regulatory news, technical articles and innovative solutions. To read the E-Letters, follow the links below. You can gain access to information on that particular topic, additional headlines on emerging trends and key issues in that COP, and much more.
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Critical Utilities (CU)
Dissolved Ozone in Pharmaceutical Water Systems 101
Dissolved ozone is gaining in popularity with pharmaceutical companies. Unfamiliar with this unique ambient water loop sanitizer? Nissan Cohen provides the basics. More.
Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
Electric Motor Asset Management for Energy Efficiency
Motors consume a large portion of a pharmaceutical facility’s electrical energy. A Pharmaceutical Engineering Knowledge Brief by Ian Wilson discusses the importance of motor efficiency and how speed control can deliver large savings. More.
Investigational Products (IP)
ISPE Releases New Guidance for Standardizing Use of Booklet Labels in Global Clinical Trials
ISPE issued the industry’s first-ever guidance to help companies conducting clinical trials in multiple countries standardize their use of booklet labels. The Guide provides templates, guidelines, and tools to make it easier for companies to use booklet labels consistently and effectively and justify their booklet label methods to international regulatory authorities. More.
Help Meet the Future Needs of the Pharmaceutical Packaging Industry
The Packaging Community of Practice (COP) Steering Committee is looking for volunteers to provide strategic and tactical leadership for the COP. As a Steering Committee member, you would play an important role in helping the COP meet its annual objectives by contributing your subject matter expertise as well as your personal leadership. They are especially seeking Subject Matter Experts in Serialization and Cold-Chain. More.
Mitigate Risk, Facilitate Project Delivery, Integrate Sustainability, and Improve Maintainability for Advanced Technology Facilities
An article by Allan Chasey in the March/April issue of Pharmaceutical Engineering presents a project management vision that uses the reduction of risk, value-added sustainability, and improved operations and maintenance to minimize conflicts, waste, and costs. More.
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