To remain competitive in the world’s busiest pharmaceutical market, U.S. manufacturers must increase their speed, running lines constantly while continuing to adhere to stringent FDA regulations at the research and development, preclinical and clinical work phases. Advancements in equipment for material handling, process flow, automation, product inspection and form-fill-seal have enabled manufacturers to speed production like never before.
A cargo truck hauling used medical equipment with extremely dangerous radioactive material was stolen from a gas station in central Mexico, and authorities have put out an alert in six central states and the capital to find it, Mexican and U.N. nuclear officials said Wednesday.
No longer just for medical equipment, plastic quick connectors have been integrated into laboratory instrumentation and industrial equipment, where the need for reliable, critical connections is paramount and ease of servicing vital to maintain production uptime and throughput.
The Bush & Wilton Easi-Clean Tapered Rotary Airlock is now offered with a Slide Rail System.
The Nibbler from Powder Technologies offers the combination of integrated paddles and suitable screens to reduce lumps and agglomerates to the desired size needed for many applications working with raw products.
Parker Hannifin Corporation has introduced the Parker Smart Syringe Pump, a long life, high precision pump which allows direct mounting at the point of dispense, eliminating the need for a transfer line.
Torrey Pines Scientific, Inc. announces its NEW EchoTherm Digital Stirring Hot Plate for use in chemical, pharmaceutical, environmental, biochemical and other laboratories where reproducible and accurate sample preparation and experimentation are a must.
Palmer Wahl Instrumentation Group announces its new custom dial face design and manufacturing service.
Particulate Systems’ fully automated SSSpinTester is suitable for testing yield strength and flowability for a variety of fine powder applications to include pharmaceuticals, catalysts, cosmetics, ceramics, chemicals, powdered metals and much more.
Conval offers Clampseal Cryogenic Valves for high-pressure, low-temperature liquified natural gas (LNG), manufacturing, heat treating and vaporizing applications to -420F.
PolyScience now offers sixteen low temperature circulators that provide precise temperature control for demanding external applications.
These microprocessor-controlled PCR workstations from AirClean Systems reduce risk of sample contamination during DNA/RNA amplification and manipulation.
The 2200 Series SmartFlex, from Dorner, is a flexible modular chain conveyor that can be configured to wrap around machinery and equipment in the packaging, food, medical and assembly industries.
The third quarter marks highest number of reported incidents and injuries associated with the use of recalled children’s and infant products in the past five quarters. Food, medical device and pharmaceutical recalls are also up since last quarter.
The GMS 140 C small batch mixer is the latest addition to the assortment of Gericke Multiflux mixers distributed by Power Technologies, Inc.
LabStrong Corporation has unveiled a Helix Shaker accessory designed to meet the demand for more flask clamp sizes suitable for holding a wider variety of sample sizes.
ITT Corporation introduces the Pure-Flo® VSP+, a self-setting valve switch for bioprocessing applications.
The compact, multiport double weir design of the Robolux multiport diaphragm valve provides for multiple flow paths while reducing contact surfaces and hold up volume.
Flo-Tite’s Media Containment Device is an environmentally safe solution to the problem of valve leakage, especially in applications involving hazardous materials.
Designed for the requirements of the food, packaging, chemical, pharmaceutical and plastics and rubber industries, Eriez VMC Series Electromagnetic Conveyors use a two-mass vibrating system powered by electromagnetic drives.
Volkmann offers a conveying system optimizing material flow from the supply side to the downstream packaging operation.
Lee Industries now supplies a full range of sanitary jacketed ball valves to meet specific needs in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food industries.
The Multi-Trap Vacuum Inlet Trap, from MV Products, is designed to protect central source vacuum systems in hospitals, university science buildings and research facilities.
Rail-mounted vibratory dryers and coolers from the Witte Company are suitable for foods, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, aggregates and other products that require dry processing.