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Equipment and processing in pharma, biopharma, specialty & generic drug manufacturing. Aseptic processing, cytotoxic manufacturing, small & large molecules.

Child-Resistant Packaging Meets Regulations and Consumer Needs

November 19, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

New child-resistant packaging designs meet regulatory requirements, and consumer research into child-resistant closures continues.

Eliminating Tablet Spots and Specks

November 19, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Although the source of spots and specks on tablets is sometimes difficult to identify, following good maintenance and manufacturing practices can help solve or even prevent the problem.

Using Robotics In Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

November 19, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Robots are proving advantageous in filling, inspection, packaging, laboratories, and the manufacture of personalized medicine.

Using Flow Sensors to Monitor Process System Health

November 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

Using flow sensors, operators can monitor compressed-air use to help identify problems early and provides data for improving energy efficiency.

Process validation for continuous manufacturing processes

November 2, 2014

Although some aspects of process validation for continuous processes are the same as those for traditional batch processes, there are some unique considerations.

Continuous Solid-Dosage Manufacturing Platform Nears Prototype Installation

November 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

A G-CON, GEA, and Pfizer collaboration developed a PCMM (portable, continuous, miniature, and modular) system to produce oral solid-dosage drugs.

DPT Expands Capacity with New High-Speed Bottle-Filling Center at San Antonio Site

October 30, 2014

CDMO DPT Laboratories, a specialist in semi-solid and liquid dosage forms, announced that it has implemented a high-speed bottle-filling center at its San Antonio location.

Using Flow Sensors as Diagnostic Tools

October 15, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Changes in compressed air consumption are an early indicator of problems that need correction.

Evaluating Cross-Contamination Risk of Highly Potent APIs

October 15, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Manufacturers using highly potent APIs must examine cross-contamination routes and determine acceptable limits.

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