A future of printing powders?

“For an industry progressing towards personalised medicines, 3D printing is starting to sound attractive. However, it is a technology that truly adheres to the ‘rubbish in, rubbish out’ adage – and that means we really need to understand our powders.”

In a recent article with The Medicine Maker, Tim ... read more

Choosing a powder tester for process optimisation

Powder processing presents widely recognised challenges. Equipment selection and design typically call for specific expert input and even then, over the long term, day-to-day problems with product variability, blockages and stoppages often erode profitability. Powders usually have a specification defined on the basis of composition and particle size, but successful ... read more

Join us at the BePCIS Powder Flow Short Course - 27th June

Join us at the Belgian Particle, Colloid and Interface Society Powder Flow Course on the 27th June where you can see a demonstration of the FT4 Powder Rheometer.

"For all those that struggle with understanding, characterising and optimising the storage, transport, handling and dosing of powders. Powder Flow is a crucial ... read more

Powder testing solutions - visit Freeman Technology at CPhI 2016

Freeman Technology, specialists in providing systems for powder characterisation, will be exhibiting at CPhI China during 21-23 June 2016, at Shanghai New International Expo Center, China on Booth No. N1T28. Experts from Freeman Technology will be available throughout the exhibition and welcome the opportunity to discuss your powder characterization and ... read more

Flowability of powders in Kjemi

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

Innovative design makes a valuable new powder testing technique a reality

The innovative design and ease-of-use of the Uniaxial Powder Tester (UPT) have been warmly received by powder processing experts catching first sight of the instrument at the recent Powtech exhibition, with visitors welcoming the commercialisation of a technique long recognised as simple, intuitive and industrially useful. The new UPT ... read more

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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