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2014 saw German pharmacies dispense over 26 million units of prescription drugs in need of cooling. This adds up to 1,300 packs per pharmacy per year. Source: Deutsches Arzneiprüfungsinstitut (DAPI). Foto: © PHAGRO | Bundesverband des pharmazeutischen Großhandels e.V.

Narrow temperature limits for the transport of medicinal products

Insulated and Refrigerated Packaging for Pharmaceutical Applications

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The packaging industry has numerous solutions in store that allow both resellers and end users to appropriately transport and store pharmaceutical products in need of cooling. © PHAGRO | Bundesverband des pharmazeutischen Großhandels e.V.

Storage temperature does not equal transport temperature

Packaging solutions for medicinal products in need of cooling

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Since 2013 it has been mandatory in Europe to transport and store medicinal products in need of cooling at a constant temperature – and without interrupting the supply chain from wholesalers to pharmacies. © PHAGRO | Bundesverband des pharmazeutischen Großhandels e.V.

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For the storage of medicinal products we generally distinguish between room-temperature and chilled products. © PHAGRO | Bundesverband des pharmazeutischen Großhandels e.V.

Mean Kinetic Temperature (MKT)

Bags from multi-layer insulation foil are also perfectly suited for private users transporting drugs from the pharmacy. © PHAGRO | Bundesverband des pharmazeutischen Großhandels e.V.

Bags from multi-layer insulation foil are also perfectly suited for private users transporting drugs from the pharmacy. © PHAGRO | Bundesverband des pharmazeutischen Großhandels e.V.

The “Thermo-Palettenshipper” from Neopor for diagnostics in need of cooling has the footprint of a euro pallet and boasts high-performance insulation plus 575 l holding capacity and 11 kg tare weight.

The “Thermo-Palettenshipper” from Neopor for diagnostics in need of cooling has the footprint of a euro pallet and boasts high-performance insulation plus 575 l holding capacity and 11 kg tare weight. © Storopack

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