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New glovebox controls relative humidity or oxygen levels

Process protection provided by eliminating moisture or oxygen with a flow of inert gas

Containment | Production

High containment filtration and drying for API and HPAPI production

The potency of medicines and their ingredients is increasing, requiring more handling and production steps to be contained. Camille Flores-Kilfoyle, Business Development Manager, PSL, looks at integrated equipment designs that can help

Containment | Production

UK tableting and containment equipment suppliers in sales tie-up

The deal covers lab-based isolators for high potency pharmaceutical ingredients

Containment | Europe | Production | Pharmaceuticals

Suncombe launches CIP and WIP for isolators and gloveboxes

Standard and customisable system allows reliable, repeatable and validatable CIP and WIP of isolators and gloveboxes

Containment | Cleaning | Production

Are cleanrooms an obsolete technology?

Cleanrooms have long provided environmental control for operations or tasks where the products need protection, but Michelle Frisch, PSL, asks are they the best choice for today’s requirements of cleanliness and limited operator interference?

Containment | Production

Hosokawa offers a flexible compact isolator

With a range of canopy options including rigid, semi-rigid or disposable designs

Containment | Asia | Production

Containment for cytotoxics

The increasing potency of active pharmaceutical ingredients is driving the requirement for more advanced containment systems to ensure operator safety at both pilot scale and for large-scale commercial production

Containment | Europe | Production

Bag dumping system includes glove box, compactor and conveyor

Bags are staged on a stainless steel tabletop and then transferred through a plastic strip curtain into a dumping enclosure

Containment | Europe | Production

Adapting to new sterility challenges

Traditionally, cleanrooms and aseptic zones within pharmaceutical manufacturing have been decontaminated manually, using suspension test-validated disinfectant agents. However, the agents are not generally validated in situ in line with industry standards. Since a log reduction in bioburden cannot b

Containment | Production

M Braun and nTact announce partnership agreement

They will supply a complete system that includes gloveboxes and slot die coaters

Containment | Europe | North America | Electronics | Production

Designing isolators with reliability

Reliability and efficiency are two major hurdles to overcome in pharmaceutical containment, but can be overcome through proper planning. This must result in robust, ergonomic isolator design, taking into account the need to modify process equipment, powder handling requirements, explosion risk, clea

Containment | Regulatory | Production