Smithers to open new medical testing lab in Akron

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The first of multiple planned expansions in the Medical Device Testing division at Smithers will open next year at the Bounce Innovation Hub in Akron, according to a news release.

The third-party testing, consulting and validation company said the new laboratory will open in the first quarter of 2021 and have the ability to qualify pen, jet and auto injectors; pre-filled syringes; cartridge and pump dispensers; injection vials and caps; transfusion and IV sets; smart patches and patch pumps; and metered-dose inhalers, among other medical products, the company said. Square footage of the space is yet to be determined, a spokeswoman told Crain’s.

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Story excerpt provided by Crain’s Cleveland Business.

Written by Rubber & Plastics News.

Originally published October 7, 2020.

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