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Good Reads #5: New sulphur cap could be disruptive to ocean freight

Pharma cold chain logistics is very complex with many stakeholders involved. We all work hard to ensure that pharmaceuticals maintain optimal quality all the way to the patients. At Envirotainer we believe that the best way to reach our common goal is to improve collaboration and mutual understanding across the logistics chain, we call it our eco-system thinking. Here, we share articles with our network that we think could benefit us all.

Sea freight vs air freight?

Sea freight is often regarded as a less costly and more environmentally friendly choice than air freight. However, in reality the opposite might be just as true – sea freight can be unpredictable, expensive and dirty, evidenced by the new sulphur regulations coming into effect January 1st, 2020, reducing the limit on sulphur content in maritime fuel.

Good Reads #4: Product recalls

Pharma cold chain logistics is very complex with many stakeholders involved. We all work hard to ensure that pharmaceuticals maintain optimal quality all the way to the patients. At Envirotainer we believe that the best way to reach our common goal is to improve collaboration and mutual understanding across the logistics chain, we call it our eco-system thinking. Here, we share articles with our network that we think could benefit us all.

Top 5 benefits of an active cold chain in pharma air freight

Global pharmaceutical regulatory requirements are becoming more strict and are beginning to extend into the transportation of pharmaceutical goods. Accordingly, airlines specializing in pharma transportation must offer logistics services that match those higher demands. For temperature-sensitive products, active cold chain packaging solutions are the safest choice and provide a means for airlines to build a strong brand.

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