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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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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Contained Charging for High Potency

Given the trend for ever increasing potency of pharmaceutical powders, project engineers are continually faced with the challenge of upgrading the containment of their charging process to a new or existing reactor. As a pioneer of containment, Powder Systems Limited…

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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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P-MEC India Preparations

From 21-23 November 2012, We are going to be exhibiting once again at P-MEC India at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. Stand F50 Hall 6 Over the past 4 years PSL has seen significant growth in the Indian market and…

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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 Agitated Nutsche Filter Dryer: Robust Performance

 PSL’s Filter Dryers are designed to provide optimum levels of performance, safety and quality.   The Agitated Nutsche Filter dryers include specific design features for maximum productivity such as: CIP (Clean-In-Place) and reflux cleaning achieving typically less than 2.5ppm; unique underplate…

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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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PSL Achieves 2ng in OEL Test

Powder Systems Ltd (PSL) is a pioneering manufacturer of high containment systems and has long been recognised as one of the most reliable containment suppliers in the world. For over 10 years now, PSL has achieved nanogram containment levels with…

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