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Solving Tablet-Sticking Problems with I Holland's Predictive Model

September 23, 2014

I Holland, in collaboration with the University of Nottingham and experts from the Laboratory of Biophysics and Surface Analysis, United Kingdom, recently completed a two-year tableting science anti-stick research (TSAR) project, which sought to understand why certain formulations stick to tablet tooling.

GPhA Supports Restricted Access Bill

September 18, 2014

GPhA throws its support behind a bill to prohibit companies from using REMS practices to deter competition.

Molecular Profiles Expands Capsule Capability

September 15, 2014

Molecular Profiles has expanded its capsule filling capability following significant investment into new equipment at its clinical manufacturing site in the United Kingdom.

Using Ultrasonic Cleaning for Equipment and Tooling

September 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

Ultrasonic cleaning of solid-dosage tooling and other equipment, such as filling-machine valves and nozzles, is more effective than hand cleaning.

Modularity Creates Flexible Manufacturing Systems

September 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

Flexibility, which involves the ability to quickly change product capacity or even product type to meet market demand, is increasingly important. In new construction or renovation, modular process skids and modular buildings create this flexibility. Experts discuss trends and challenges.

Lean Manufacturing Improves Process Efficiency

August 20, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Manufacturers can identify and reduce waste using tools such as value-stream mapping.

Comparing Manufacturing Process Options

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

A techno-economic profiling method supports pharmaceutical process development by helping identify the best manufacturing approach.

Industry Takes Steps to Prevent Counterfeit Drugs

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

The fight against counterfeit drugs is an international effort, as exemplified by the ?Fight the Fakes? campaign.

Pharma Investments Reflect Key Industry Trends

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

Shrinking facility size, growth of biologics, and emerging market demand influence pharma investments.

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