Blog - March 2018
Ensuring a safe and sterile environment for active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and formulation ingredients is fundamental during aseptic processing. Air filtration systems, materials transfer and of course operators themselves bring an abundance of potential hazards during the manufacturing process. Therefore there have been many techniques developed in order to provide a risk-averse and contamination-free environment for production.
ChargePoint Technology's global product manager, Christian Dunne discusses the various techniques available with Pharmaceutical Manufacturing. From barrier technologies such as isolators and RABS to split butterfly valve technology (SBV), Christian weighs up the benefits of each and their place within the sector. You can read the full article here
As the demand for high potency drug handling continues to rise, as does the need for high containment facilities. However, currently many manufacturing facilities are unable to manage the upsurge and are needing to upgrade, develop and sometimes even construct new facilities to handle the significant demand. Under these circumstances it is more important than ever for companies to select the right partners with specialist containment solutions so they can adapt to the industry changes and containment challenges ahead.
Our very own Michael Avraam discusses the risks, challenges and innovative steps now being taken in today's high potency sector with CPhI Online. You can read the full Q&A here.