K-Tron Process Group In Collaboration With Malvern Process Systems, Howorth Pharma, Fitzpatrick, And Leistritz To Present Joint Pharmaceutical Seminar In Cork, Ireland And Manchester, England

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Pitman NJ - The K-Tron Process Group, in collaboration with key suppliers of equipment and instrumentation to the pharmaceutical industry including Malvern Process Systems, Howorth Pharma, Fitzpatrick, and Leistritz, have announced the presentation of a joint pharmaceutical seminar, "Innovations in Pharmaceutical Processing", to be held on November 29th in Cork, Ireland and November 30th in Manchester, England.

This free one-day event will include detailed process and analytical information about key topics and trends in the pharmaceutical processing industry. The seminar examines a wide variety of important processing issues, offering an objective, technical overview of these processes and introduces processors to methods of both improving current processes and utilizing new technologies.

Innovations in Pharmaceutical Processing Seminar:

November 29, 2006
Silver Springs Hotel
Cork, Ireland
November 30, 2006
Britannia Country House Hotel
Manchester,  England

To register online visit www.ktron.com/seminar

Topics to be presented include:

  • "Integrating The Most Efficient Feeder Technology For Your Continuous and Batch Processing"
  • "Pneumatic Conveying Applications in the Pharmaceutical Industry"
  • "On Line Particle Size Analysis And Control For Process Uniformity And Quality"
  • "High Potency Containment Solutions Including Glove Boxes/Isolators, Down Flow And Laminar Flow Booths"
  • "Continuous Pharmaceutical Processing Via Twin Screw Extrusion For Controlled Solid Dosage Release Forms"
  • "Product Containment and Inert Processing for Safe Size Reduction"
The presenters are represented by some of the top process experts in the industry including:

Malvern Process Systems - specializing in particle characterization, with analyzer solutions for both online real time process measurement and off-line for the laboratory.

Howorth Pharma – specializing in the design of high quality powder handling and process containment equipment including glove box isolators and pack out solutions for the global pharmaceutical industry

Fitzpatrick – specializing in prebreaking, size reduction, agglomeration and drying for the pharmaceutical, food and chemical industries.

K-Tron Process Group – specializing for over 50 years in high accuracy feeding and vacuum conveying of pharmaceutical processes. Product lines include loss-in-weight and volumetric feeders as well as vacuum conveying equipment in sanitary design.

Leistritz – specializing in GMP twin screw extruders and systems for continuous twin screw extrusion processing, as well as mixing/solvent extraction, wet granulation, pelletization, transdermal/dissolvable films, and shape extraction.

SOURCE: Coperion K-Tron