Just under four million illegal tablets were seized in Germany in 2015 alone – this figure is four times as high as in 2014. Photo: Tablets at customs © Schlierner/Fotolia.com

Just under four million illegal tablets were seized in Germany in 2015 alone – this figure is four times as high as in 2014. Photo: Tablets at customs © Schlierner/Fotolia.com

Pharmaceutical packaging: safety a top priority

Outlook until 2026

Highest quality standards are indispensable in the pharmaceuticals industry. Latest technologies and skilled staff reduce errors to a minimum. Photo: Medipak Systems

Highest quality standards are indispensable in the pharmaceuticals industry. Latest technologies and skilled staff reduce errors to a minimum. Photo: Medipak Systems

Current measures

Serialised packaging with tamper evidence. Photo: Bluhm Systeme GmbH

Serialised packaging with tamper evidence. Photo: Bluhm Systeme GmbH

On the status quo in the EU

European Legislation

Flexibility and safety are called for when packaging systems are used in the pharmaceutical sector. Photo: Omag

Flexibility and safety are called for when packaging systems are used in the pharmaceutical sector. Photo: Omag

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