Last week, Freund-Vector’s Senior Process Scientist, Mr. Nick Slater, participated in Natoli Institute’s Tablet Manufacturing Process Training @ Long Island University, Brooklyn NY. Mr. Slater has been a course instructor at LIU Pharmacy (The Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences) for four years.
During the four-day event, “Roller Compaction Granulation Technology” and “Wet Granulation: High-Shear and Fluid Bed Drying” was presented to the attendees by Mr. Nick Slater. During these presentations, there were 4 main areas discussed:
- Equipment design
- Process principles
- Case studies
In addition to presenting, Mr. Slater conducted a “Wet Granulation” hands on laboratory session where attendees participated in the coating process. During this hands-on experience, attendees performed these actions:
- Set Spray gun set and nozzles
- Set up operating parameters
- Sprayed to an agglomeration target defined by team
Click to watch wet granulation videos on Freund-Vector’s YouTube channel.
Freund-Vector is looking forward to continuing the commitment with LIU Pharmacy (The Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences) and Natoli Engineering on providing processing education in 2019 and beyond.