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Greener Products and Solutions

We actively integrate sustainability into the product development process and look at all phases of the product life cycle for opportunities to develop products and tools that deliver the highest performance in innovation, quality, safety and effectiveness, while minimizing environmental impact. These efforts enable our customers to carry out cutting-edge research, while positively contributing to their own environmental impact goals.

Designing products for sustainability, evaluating and selecting suppliers against sustainability criteria, pursuing green chemistry, and reducing packaging and end-of-life impact through recycling are all recognized as important aspects of greener products and solutions.

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New Avenues in Biomedical Waste Management Developed
This year is the 30th anniversary of the Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988. The Act addressed the closing of numerous beaches in New Jersey and New York with an enormous, nearly 30 mile long mass of medical and household waste that overtook the shore. Eventually it was determined that the medical waste mass originated from sealed plastic garbage bags at the New York City marine...
Dec 11, 2018 9:45 AM ET
Green Chemistry: Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Makes it Possible
Wie kann man umweltfreundliche Chemikalien entwickeln, die aber genauso wirkungsvoll wie herkömmliche Substanzen sind? Diese Frage hat sich das Wissenschafts- und Technologieunternehmen Merck gestellt. Und darauf auch Antworten gefunden: Im Rahmen des Programms für „Grüne Chemie“ entwickelt und produziert der Konzern nachhaltige Alternativen zu...
Oct 29, 2018 11:20 AM ET
Driving Sustainability Into the Product
I think we can all agree sustainability is important. But how does it contribute to ROI? How do you incorporate it into your business? And is there a competitive advantage to be gained from doing that? Listen to the podcast on LifeScienceMarketingRadio.com.
Oct 5, 2018 9:45 AM ET
It’s Not Just Hard Work: It’s Knowing How the Company Works
I recently had the opportunity to talk about the strange trajectory and nature of my career, and how I went from point A to point L (we’ll save M-Z for when I hit retirement). Here’s the shorthand: I studied advertising at a leading school for the craft and ended up proofreading catalogs as my first job. Of course, I’m using a bit of hyperbole because that’s just the beginning of the story....
Sep 7, 2018 10:45 AM ET
2018 Pharma Innovation Awards
Wrapping up our bioprocessing category is MilliporeSigma’s Biopharma Product Recycling Program. The increase in single-use plastics waste is pushing biopharma manufacturers to address the environmental impact of currently utilized methods of disposal, such as landfilling and incineration, and question whether there is a better option. In an exclusive partnership with...
Aug 15, 2018 11:10 AM ET

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