8 am PDT | 11 am EDT | 4 pm BST | 5 pm CEST
Various aspects of the pharma sourcing process and supplier relationships offer opportunities to advance sustainability and strategic goals. These include alternative raw materials at manufacturing facilities (e.g., biomass and recycled plastic), sourcing of renewable materials (e.g., palm oil), partnering on supplier sustainability, and more.
For example, BASF has seen sustainable sourcing begin to matter more for pharma, with a number of pharma companies taking a proactive role, because:
Pharma companies, including Allergan, are also leveraging their resources as an industry to support capability building on sustainability issues within their supply chain. Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Initiative (PSCI) is an example of such an industry group. PSCI develops and delivers training to suppliers on waste water management, process safety, EH&S, and labor issues to reduce risk and ensure continued supply for its members.
BASF and Allergan understand these dynamics well. They will share their experiences and engage attendees on theirs.
In this webinar, attendees will be presented with these takeaways:
Perry Goldschein is the Applied Sustainability Manager for BASF's global Pharma business unit.
Sulaiman Hamidi is Director of Sustainability and Product Stewardship for Allergan, plc.