Jen Lepore, May 21, 2024 8:15:00 AM

Hydrogenation has origins as far back as 1901, when it’s believed the first patent was issued for the process. Food scientists of the day found the hydrogenation process useful in …


Jen Lepore, May 8, 2024 9:45:00 AM

Particle size is a top priority in pharmaceutical preparations. Achieving the optimal particle size can make materials easier to handle and process, improve delivery of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), and …


Jen Lepore, Mar 25, 2024 7:15:00 AM

As the demands of food and pharmaceutical industries blending grow, the intricacies of industrial blending jobs intensify. Each added ingredient may introduce variations in particle sizes and material characteristics that …


Justin Klinger, May 18, 2023 12:22:56 PM

The popularity of supplements and nutraceuticals skyrocketed in light of the global pandemic, but not necessarily because of it. The multi-million dollar industry has consistently been fueled by consumer interest …


Willow Slusser, Nov 17, 2022 11:00:00 AM

Pharmaceutical products consist of active ingredients (APIs) and excipients — inert substances such as fillers, coloring agents, preservatives, etc. APIs and excipient formulations work concurrently within a product, with the …


KT Brickman, Oct 31, 2022 9:45:00 AM

All aspects of the pharmaceutical industry are regulated by the highest standards of quality, safety, and reliability. Product formulations must consistently perform to these standards or patients, healthcare professionals, and …


Willow Slusser, Jun 9, 2022 10:45:00 PM

The ability to produce extremely fine particles is essential for pharmaceutical manufacturers. But achieving these fine particle sizes, whether in a micronization or nanonization size range, requires more than just …


Justin Klinger, Apr 7, 2022 10:32:00 AM

Trust can be tough to build, and it’s so easy to lose. That’s true whether it’s a customer’s trust in a contract manufacturer or a consumer’s trust in a product …


Carl Fiorini, Mar 17, 2022 10:48:00 AM

The technology, time, and energy inputs that go into blending processes for pharmaceutical products are all for the sake of a single goal: uniformity. That’s right: a perfectly homogenized product …


Tim Wehr, May 6, 2021 9:15:00 AM

There’s no disputing the importance of particle size in pharmaceutical preparations and food products. But homogeneity of blends is also vitally important. When exploring capabilities at the start of a …