Lilly Diabetes Care (UK) launches recyclable injector-pens:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Lilly Diabetes Care (UK) has launched a recyclable insulin injector-pen. The Humaject pen holds 300 units of human insulin and can deliver 96 units in a single shot. Each injector is designed to provide about one week's insulin, and once used can be returned for recycling into garden furniture. Wholesale, the pens cost £23.70 ($38) for a pack of five.
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