Freeman Technology, a world leader in powder characterisation, has added a range of new content to its website, enhancing its value to powder processors. Highlights include a new animation that provides easy to understand insight into the testing required for smarter powder characterisation, and the Freeman Technology eBook series ... read more
Identifying powder properties that define process performance - Troubleshooting with Pharmaceutical Technology
“Dynamic properties provide insight into powder behavior and can be used to predict performance of processing equipment, such as feeder flow rate.
Improved, knowledge-led powder processing has a vital role to play in transforming manufacturing efficiency in the pharmaceutical industry. The successful commercialization of continuous manufacturing, the realization of real-time release, ... read more
"Analysis of the Dynamics of the FT4 Powder Rheometer®" by C.Hare, U.Zafar, M.Ghadiri, T.Freeman, J.Clayton and M.J. Murtagh is now available in the latest volume of Powder Technology.
The paper covers the following:
Freeman Technology is a multiple Queen’s Award winning company, headquartered in the UK, from where it designs, manufactures and sells scientific instruments for the measurement of powder properties. Its products are recognised globally as the leaders in their field and are utilised by multinational companies in sectors as diverse as ... read more
Freeman Technology, the powder characterization specialists, and DFE Pharma will be hosting a seminar entitled ‘Understanding Powder Flow and Powder Behavior’ on the 18th September 2015 at the ZTE Hotel in Shanghai. The event will be hosted by Xie Lin Chao, Product Manager for Freeman Technology China, who will ... read more
Powders are widely used in a range of applications within the pharmaceutical, chemical, metallurgical and food industries. They are three-phase systems containing complex and variable solid particles, as well as an unquantified amount of air and a degree of moisture. As a result, powder behaviour is an intricate interaction of ... read more
Read the Influence of coating material on the flowability and dissolution of dry-coated fine ibuprofen powders by Li Qu et al
The study “Influence of coating material on the flowability and dissolution of dry-coated fine ibuprofen powders”, investigates the effects of a variety of coating materials on the flowability and dissolution of dry-coated cohesive ibuprofen powders, with the ultimate aim to use these inoral dosage forms. A mechanofusion approach was employed ... read more
Freeman Technology is pleased to announce the release of 'Batch Variability in Spray Coating Applications'.
This new application note presents a study using the FT4 Powder Rheometer® to evaluate batches of polymer powder in order to identify and quantify properties that are critical ... read more