Liquid Dose White Papers & Case Studies

  1. Venting Fume Hood Base Cabinets — A Better Way
    3/27/2019

    Frequently, companies have used fume hood exhaust to ventilate hood base cabinets. There is both the need for this practice and the designs for them are frequently not well thought-out. 

  2. The Keys To Superior Containment In Compounding Applications
    3/27/2019

    This paper reviews why very bad things happen when either quantity or purity of Highly Potent Active Pharmaceuticals is not properly maintained during the compounding process. Additionally, when highly potent active pharma ingredients are not effectively contained, workers may be adversely affected.

  3. How The Extrusion Process Impacts The Quality Of Blow/Fill/Seal Products
    10/17/2018

    A collaborative study involving Cardinal Health, Inc. and Air Dispersions Ltd. has been carried out to further the understanding of the extrusion process and its impact upon the quality of Blow/Fill/Seal product.

  4. Aseptic Blow-Fill-Seal: A Sustainable Process For Packaging Pharma Liquids
    10/17/2018

    Aseptic blow-fill-seal systems for packaging pharmaceutical liquids incorporate materials and process that provide critical advantages for sustainable initiatives.

  5. Scale-up And Tech Transfer From 100 L SIP/CIP Vessel To The 300 L S.U.F.
    9/20/2018

    A collaborative study with a new customer with the objective of taking an existing, smaller preclinical E. coli process previously performed in stainless steel vessels and scaling it up quickly using the Thermo Scientific™ HyPerforma™ 300 L Single-Use Fermentor (S.U.F.)

  6. Recommended Mixing Equipment For Ophthalmic Preparations
    9/5/2018

    In the processing of ophthalmic solutions, high-shear mixers are utilized for dissolving salts as well as dispersing viscosity enhancers, antioxidants and other additives.

  7. Recommended Mixing Equipment For Pharmaceutical Gels
    9/5/2018

    A majority of pharmaceutical gels are shear-thinning semisolids prepared by dispersing hydrophilic polymers into an aqueous vehicle. Proper mixing requires a good balance between agitation and shear.

  8. Recommended Blending Equipment For Nutraceuticals
    9/4/2018

    Dry blending is an indispensable operation in the manufacture of multivitamins, sports supplements, herbal extracts, meal-replacements, green food powders and other nutraceutical products.

  9. Container Closure Integrity Testing Of Intravenous Bags
    8/21/2018

    A non-invasive, non-subjective solution that is capable of detecting package leaks and invisible defects using a differential pressure transducer leak test system.

  10. A Guide to Decreasing Contaminants In Sterile Manufacturing
    6/20/2018

    Containment is key during aseptic processing and this has led to the development of new transfer methods that are both enclosed and minimize the requirement for operator intervention.