Improving maintenance programmes for high containment installations

Paul Kilfoyle, Service Manager, PSL, reviews the importance of planned maintenance and provides good practices to keep high containment isolators and gloveboxes performing as new. To read the Full article click here.  

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With 27 years experience in the Pharma industry, PSL has some interesting thoughts to share with you.   Single Shot Targeted Vaccine Single shot targeted vaccine with controlled release microsphere formulation To read the full story on Process India click…

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Increased demand for high containment from Asia-Pacific region

Powder Systems Limited (PSL), an international award-winning manufacturer of filtration, drying and high containment isolators for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries, recently delivered a high containment filtration and drying installation in Australia. The project consists of a small scale pressured…

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New approaches to containment for small scale production

Many containment solutions are now available to enclose industrial scale production of highly potent ingredients, but Sylvain Querol, PSL, looks at containment strategies for smaller scale work during early stage drug research and development. Cleanroom Technology, 7th July 2016 View…

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Award winning innovation from PSL

Powder Handling • Containment Systems • Operator Protection Engineering precision built systems designed for high containment to nanogram levels. High containment glovebox and isolator  technologies face new challenges as the High Potency Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (HPAPI) market is projected to…

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The Success of the Nano Containment Summit 2015

On Thursday 29th October PSL hosted the Nano Containment Summit at the Crowne Plaza John Lennon Airport, in Liverpool. 30 delegates took part in the summit along with an additional 10 partners who presented and exhibited their technologies. The Nano…

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Nano Containment Summit – Full programme announced

The programme for the upcoming 2015 Nano Containment Summit has been announced. This exclusive industry event for process experts will feature keynote speakers, technology presentations and live demonstrations. Dr. Brian Ward (PhD, CSci, CChem, FRSC) Former Engineering Advisor in Containment Technology…

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Keynote speaker and exhibitions announced for the 2015 International Summit on Nano Containment.

Industry leading professionals will present their latest innovations such as ‘state-of-the-art Glove Testing’ and ‘High Containment Valve Technologies’, and Dr.Brian Ward, former Eli Lilly Engineering Containment Advisor, will discuss solutions for “Cross Contamination in Gloveboxes” and the “Nano Particle Conundrum”….

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PSL return to Interphex Japan

PSL would like to thank NARA for inviting Powder Systems back on to their booth. We will be represented by Pierre Landais, Head of PSL APAC (Asia-Pacific). Visit PSL at the Tokyo Big Sight conference centre in Japan and discover…

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PSL, Capsugel and Innomech collaborate to develop new Xceloprotect™ containment system

Powder Systems Limited (PSL) worked with the automation consultancy GB Innomech (Innomech) to help Capsugel to develop and launch a new high performance containment system for use with its Xcelodose® precision powder micro-dosing system.   The Xceloprotect™ has been designed…

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PSL is the International Business of the Year

On Thursday 4th December 2014, PSL won the award for the International Company of the Year at the 2014 Insider International Trade Awards ceremony held at the Lowry Hotel, Manchester (UK). PSL is thrilled to received yet another award for all of…

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POWDER SYSTEMS LIMITED (PSL) SHORTLISTED FOR 2014 E3 BUSINESS AWARDS AS BEST MANUFACTURING BUSINESS

Liverpool, UK based process equipment manufacturing, PSL has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2014  E3 Business Awards, which will be held at the Reebok Stadium in Bolton on 18th September.           The company, which…

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PSL have been shortlisted as one of four finalists for the Manufacturing Business of the Year Award

—————————————————————————————————————– Congratulations, Powder Systems have been shortlisted as one of four finalists for the Manufacturing Business of the Year Award. —————————————————————————————————————– After receiving over 200 entries this year from across the North West of England, the Nominations Committee of the…

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25 years of Performance – Sterile Aseptic Isolator

Aseptic and high potent manufacturing in ONE solution Aseptic processing and high containment production follow dramatically different philosophies: A sterile high potent liquid product has to be protected from the surrounding environment to avoid microbiological contamination whilst being contained from the…

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PSL is looking for new opportunities in Brazil

In February PSL visited Sao Paul, Brazil few weeks before the vibrant Carnival week. Michelle Frisch, Sr Global Technical Manager of PSL USA, went to visit once again this booming market accompanied of Camille Flores, Business Development Manager of PSL,…

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PSL celebrate 25 years of business in 2014 by opening 6th overseas office in Perth, Australia.

PSL continue to increase its number of global offices, agents and distributors to aid the smooth distribution of filtration, drying, sterile production and high containment solutions to any part of the world. From 17th February 2014, PSL Australia will be…

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Come to see our Microsphere Refiner model on our stand F50 at the P-MEC India 2013 show

From 3-5 December 2013, PSL is to exhibit once again at PMEC India, stand F50, Hall 6 of the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. PSL is an international manufacturer of filtration, drying and high containment solutions from small-scale production to full…

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Contained Cytotoxic Installation for in-line Clinical Trial Production

Powder Systems Limited (PSL) supports Helsinn Advanced Synthesis SA’s expansion into the cytotoxic market with their recently installed Clinical Trial Isolator. Helsinn Advanced Synthesis SA (HAS), located in Biasca, Switzerland, is the chemical manufacturing business unit of the Helsinn Group. To…

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Helsinn Advanced Synthesis Event, SF

PSL has been invited to present at the Helsinn Advanced Synthesis Event in San Francisco. Helsinn Group is hosting an event on Wednesday January 9th, 2013 in San Francisco, California US, in conjunction with the JP Morgan Conference to showcase…

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OEL Tests: Nanogram Levels of Containment

PSL UK completes more OEL Tests this week at its Engineering Center in Liverpool, UK For over 10 years now, PSL has achieved nanogram containment levels with their glovebox isolator systems. We are a pioneering manufacturer of high containment systems and…

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PSL CakeStand Tray Dryer: Optimum Heat Uniformity for Enhanced Drying

PSL’s CakeStand Tray Dryer design overcomes the inherent difficulties of traditional tray dryers. This unique vacuum drying oven allows capacities from kilograms to large-scale production thanks to its modular design and results in superior drying time thanks to a uniform direct…

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FilterBox in Frankfurt

PSL at Achema 2012   Thanks to all that visited our stand at Achema in Frankfurt last week. We had a great time and we hope everyone who came enjoyed having a good look at our groundbreaking FilterBox Isolator. Powder…

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PSL introduced the ARTMiS technology at Interphex NY last month

Watch the interview with Michelle Frisch, our Senior Manager of Global Technical Systems at Interphex , along with our three co-exhibitors to learn more about ARTMiS. We collaborated with Schenck Accurate, Sturtevant and Malvern to develop a unique turnkey milling…

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PSL's ground-breaking High Containment Filter Dryer (FilterBox) will be shown at Achema

  PSL will be exhibiting their High Containment Filter Fryer (FilterBox) at Achema in June before it is installed in Helsinn’s new cytotoxic facility in Biasca. Powder Systems Ltd (PSL) supports Helsinn Advanced Synthesis SA’s expansion into the cytotoxic market with…

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Visit our R&D Milling Glovebox at Interphex NY May 1-3 booth 2443

This new, unique turnkey milling suite provides a fully automated jet milling solution for the safe handling of highly potent APIs. – Full operator protection through high containment to nanogram levels. – Controlled, safe environment while performing size reduction of…

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Designing Isolators with Reliability

Reliable and efficient high containment continues to be a challenge for the pharma industry. Maurice Pitcher, CEO of Powder Systems Ltd (PSL), a specialist in pharmaceutical containment, looks at the main hurdles and outlines some key considerations. ______________________________________________________________________ Original Article…

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High Containment Retrofit Solution for Capsule Filling Machines

Capsule filling machines and tablet presses are expensive long term investments. The conundrum for manufacturing is how to address increased safety requirements from ever increasing drug potency. It is not normally viable to replace existing machines with new high containment…

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Introducing a new, unique turnkey isolated milling suite at Interphex

Four leading companies collaborate to deliver complete package Interphex Booth# 2443 The results of a unique collaboration between four market leading companies serving the powder processing industries will be unveiled on Booth #2443 at Interphex 2012 (1-3 May; New York,…

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High Containment Retrofit Solution for Capsule Filling Machines

Capsule filling machines and tablet presses are expensive long term investments. The conundrum for manufacturing is how to address increased safety requirements from ever increasing drug potency. It is not normally viable to replace existing machines with new high containment…

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Up to 10% off PSL Serve Spares

PSL Serve is offering up to 10% off orders placed between 13 February and 9 March 2012. For more information please contact PSL Serve now by email or phone: +44 (0) 151 448 7700 PSL Serve provides all spare parts…

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