Extrusion and Spheronization
This video provides a brief introduction to the product extrusion and spheronization process used in oral solid dose manufacturing.
Used by Drug Makers, Equipment Manufacturers, College and University Professors, Technical Schools, Training Consultants, Operating Personnel, Maintenance Personnel, Field Service Professionals, and Industry Regulators.
"...spheronization is the technique of converting extruded or irregularly formed particles into a rounded or spheroid form. Spheronization has been used in industry for more than 30 years without major modifications. Spherical particles are needed for coating applications where a thin polymeric material is applied to the surface of the sphere for controlled release properties. Rounded particles are better for coating because sharp edges tend to have less coating material at the peak..."