Powder processing from the 1980's to the 1990's

L B Newnes, S A MacGregor, J N Staniforth, G R Kay, I D Marinescu, I D Marinescu (Editor)

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Abstract

This paper presents a solution for the automation of powder processing within the pharmaceutical industry. A single-vessel processor (SVP) is introduced which eliminates the need for the conventional eight distinct unit operations by combining these within the SVP. A simulation model is used to compare the traditional multi- vessel approach to that of single-vessel operation with the results being discussed in terms of the size reduction of plants, improvements in batch processing and flexibility
Original languageEnglish
Pages287-289
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1996
EventManufacturing Engineering : 2000 and Beyond - Connecticut, USA United States
Duration: 1 Jul 1996 → …

Conference

ConferenceManufacturing Engineering : 2000 and Beyond
CountryUSA United States
CityConnecticut
Period1/07/96 → …

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    Newnes, L. B., MacGregor, S. A., Staniforth, J. N., Kay, G. R., Marinescu, I. D., & Marinescu, I. D. (Ed.) (1996). Powder processing from the 1980's to the 1990's. 287-289. Paper presented at Manufacturing Engineering : 2000 and Beyond, Connecticut, USA United States.