The key goal of the biopharma industry is to speed up development of innovative medicines and ensure availability of these medicines to a greater number of people. The longevity of the biologics industry relies on sustainable practices. In this context, driving environmental sustainability is a priority.
Members of BioPhorum Sustainability are committed to embedding sustainable approaches into biopharma industry products and services. Through the development of this framework for self-declaration on product sustainability performance for the biopharma industry, the group aims to deliver:
- A harmonized industry approach to calculating PCFs of supplies into the drug manufacturing process, that aligns to and complements existing standards and methodologies
- Additional guidance specific to the biopharma industry where this is required
- A framework that ensures the industry is well positioned and equipped to meet upcoming industry and regulatory requirements
- A clear industry commitment to tackling environmental impact in a holistic way and aligns to future industry guidance where applicable.