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CHAPTER 13

Continuous Isolation of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients

In this chapter the essential underlying science and engineering of filtration, washing and drying are outlined as a basis for identifying best practice. Subsequently the available continuous process equipment variants used in the pharmaceutical and associated industry sectors are described and their potential fit into a pharmaceutical context is examined. The chapter concludes by considering some common isolation process problems, their potential causes and solution strategies.

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Print publication date
13 Feb 2020
Copyright year
2020
Print ISBN
978-1-78801-214-0
PDF eISBN
978-1-78801-358-1
ePub eISBN
978-1-83916-131-5