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News Manufacturing General
August 25, 2020  

UN cautions virus plasma treatment still experimental

WHO considers plasma therapy to be experimental and that it should continue to be evaluated.

News Government General
August 24, 2020  

Trump announces plasma treatment authorized for COVID-19

FDA scientists says plasma should not be considered a new standard of care for the treatment of patients with COVID-19.

News Manufacturing General Technology
January 9, 2020  

CPDC’s radiopharmaceutical Hamilton facility gets FDA clearance

Medications that contain radioactive isotopes are used for the detection and treatment of diseases such as cancer.

News Food & Beverage General
June 4, 2019  

FDA: Forever chemicals in food samples unlikely health risk

PFAS, created by DuPont in 1938 and put into use for tough nonstick cookware, now exists in an estimated 5,000 varieties.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
March 15, 2016  

Investigation under way after graphic video surfaces from Kellogg plant [VIDEO]

Video shows a man urinating on an assembly line at company’s Memphis, Tenn. factory in 2014.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 18, 2015  

Olympus scopes linked to US superbug outbreaks

FDA discovers a failure to alert regulators about 2012 infections, and no standard reporting procedure.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 11, 2015  

Canada Drugs faces US charges for counterfeit drugs

Online pharmacy based in Winnipeg accused of smuggling, money laundering and conspiracy.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
June 17, 2015  

US food industry told to phase out trans fats

FDA gives manufacturers three years to adapt, but some are looking for exceptions.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
June 5, 2013  

Johnson & Johnson recalls 32M contraceptive packages outside US

Company has yet to resolve problems related to quality control and plant upgrades, says University of Michigan pharmaceuticals analyst.