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April 28, 2017
Future Readiness - Compliance with New USP Chapter <382>
<p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt; text-align: left;">It is imperative for the pharmaceutical industry to be prepared to comply with new compendia chapters as soon as they are enacted.<span> </span>This comprises knowing of proposed changes as soon as announced, and being well prepared to accommodate them.<span> </span>Expected to be implemented by late 2018 – the functionality tests section of USP Chapter <381> (<em>Elastomeric Closure for Injections</em>) will be removed, and greatly expanded functionality tests will be incorporated in new USP Chapter <382> (projected title: <em>Elastomeric Closure Functionality in Injectable Pharmaceutical Packaging/Delivery Systems</em>).<span> </span></p>
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