This article presents guided wave radar level measurement as an acceptable, less expensive alternate to load cell systems. By David Ladoski and Dan Klees
This method can be used to identify potential points of weakness in a film or seal during the manufacturing process by simulating circumstances whereby the material may burst during packaging and transport.
MDIs are designed to deliver precise/accurate and reproducible doses of the drug to the lungs or nose. Good performance is crucial as patients rely on their inhaler to deliver the required dose of medication at often crucial times.
The degree of stiffness of a blister pack will affect its effectiveness. Measuring the required force to push-through a blister pack is therefore necessary.
While the wider use of opioids has led to many benefits for patients in pain, it also has led to higher incidences of misuse, abuse, and development of opioid addiction. To address this issue without preventing legitimate patients from receiving their necessary medication, Grünenthal set out to create an abuse-deterrent formulation with a technology that creates a physico-chemical barrier to abuse and, as a result, safeguards patients from the battle of addiction.
A facility transformation begins long before the A&E and other service providers are invited to the table. Typically, a business model is used to map out and project demand for specific products, estimate product production rates, and time lines for expected product introduction and product ramp-up to match the expected demand. Several factors are considered to determine where the facility should be located: proximity to the customer pool, availability of qualified on-site resources and availability of existing infrastructure, market conditions, and regulatory climate.
Natoli Engineering Company recently completed a successful Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) with a top-tier cosmetics company.