Tag Archives: ‘Pharma

Big Pharma is big on pollution

When you think of industries with the worst environmental footprints, the agricultural and automotive industries may come to mind. Yet, the pharmaceutical sector has received little attention in terms of how their manufacturing processes are affecting the Earth. An eye-opening study published in the Journal of Cleaner Production has changed that, however, revealing the carbon… Read More »

‘Pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli sues Retrophin directors from prison in Pennsylvania for more than $30M

Martin Shkreli, former chief executive officer of Turing Pharmaceuticals AG, arrives at federal court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, on Monday, July 31, 2017. Peter Foley | Bloomberg | Getty Images Notorious “pharma bro” Martin Shkreli on Friday sued two directors and the ex-general counsel of his former biopharmaceutical company Retrophin, accusing them of… Read More »