Pharmaceuticals

Crown offers extraction, desolventization and drying equipment for the pharmaceutical industry. Possible applications include:

  • Extraction of active ingredients from plants or other starting materials (MIV, MV)
  • Recovery of active ingredients from plants, e.g. pressed grape skins (MIV, MV)
  • Washing of products of reaction from synthesized products (MIV, MV)
  • Desolventizing solvent-wet products (DT, DDD)
  • Drying of temperature-sensitive water- or solvent-wet products where a fine end product is desired (MFD)
  • Drying of temperature-sensitive water- or solvent-wet products where particle attrition is to be minimized (VFD)
  • Extraction or drying equipment can be set up to meet customer requirements regarding internal finishes and CIP

Typical uses include:

  • Acetaminophen
  • Diosgene
  • GLA
  • Evening primrose
  • Lutein
  • Black currant oil
  • Salicylic acid
  • Excipients
  • Natural steroids