Utica (NY), United States – Munson Machinery has introduced a Variable Intensity Blender model VIM-124-SS with six injection ports, allowing liquid additions in small to large volumes to be combined with bulk food, chemical or pharmaceutical materials to produce pastes and slurries at high rates. Constructed of stainless steel, the sanitary unit can achieve homogenous blends in as little as 20 seconds residence time depending on material characteristics, yielding up to 57 m3 of throughput per hour.
Ennigerloh, Germany – The demand for technology for coating miniature tablets has recently been on the rise. As early as in 2009, L.B. Bohle was able to develop a slotted coater drum as part of a customer project. At that time, a customer needed a coater to film miniature tablets and pellets with a diameter of less than three millimetres – a requirement that conventional systems with standard perforation had not been able to meet. Continue reading L.B. Bohle´s Slotted Coating Drum, an optimized Solution for Tablet Coating
Paderborn, Germany – The Lödige laboratory coater – LC Lab – was engineered for galenical development in pharmceutical companies. The lab coater is exceptionally quick and designed as a modular system that can be customized to suit customer requirements.
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom –A new 750 mm diameter cone mill, Kason model CGM 750, gently grinds fatty, heat sensitive, sticky, moist or fragile materials into uniform particle sizes with minimal fines at rates to 32 t/h.