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Caleva new installation at La Plata University, Argentina

The University of La Plata in Argentina** is one of the most important (and largest) universities in Argentina. It is situated in La Plata that is the capital of the province Buenos Aires.

A visitor to Caleva uses innovative Caleva technology to help investigations into the control of leaf cutting ants in Costa Rica

Ms Catherine Jimenez from the Laboratorio do Biotechnologia, Universidad de Costa Rica is working in collaboration with a company to produce a novel ant bait for use against a major agricultural pest. The requirements for the study was to have available a laboratory extruder that would be able to produce extrudate not only of different diameters but also of different densities.Using a...

Matthias Setzepfand, Director del Grupo MSE-Processing Equipments

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University of La Plata Argentina, Dr Arturo Hoya, develops low cost essential medicines with equipment Caleva equipment

 

Caleva flagship equipment at Instituto Polo Tecnológico Uruguay

Dr Steve Robinson worked with the team at the Laboratorio de Biotecnología to install a Caleva Multi Lab and Mini Coater Drier.

Installation training was completed over a period of two days. The first day was dedicated to the processes of granulation, extrusion and spheronization using the Multi Lab and the following day CML the pellets created on the previous day were coated and dried.

Caleva training seeks both successful and unsuccessful results - why?

The installation and training was designed specifically so that the operators could learn how to use the equipment quickly and work through series of procedures which delivered both acceptable and unacceptable results.  During training, operators learn more about the equipment and the technology of extrusion spheronization when things don’t produce acceptable results and when they do

The...

Caleva visit to Sandoz for an MTR install

Last week, Scott and Steve represented Caleva, by travelling to India to meet Our long standing distributor for the region, GDI. With Hirak and Prasanta from GDI, they attended meetings, gave presentations and performed an installation and training session of the MTR-3 for Sandoz, a company which is a branch of Novartis and recently purchased the equipment for their research and development...

The Importance of End Point Detection Consistency

This world is not only for us. Can you imagine world had no animals, what would it be like? Would the trees be green? Without birds or squirrels, less trees would grow. There would be no pets no Flowers no Bees. If even one part of our ecosystem is removed, we will all die. Without animals, we will surely go extinct.

What do ATI and Caleva offer in Vietnam?

Hãng Calveva có bề dày kinh nghiệm trên 50 năm thiết kế và sản xuất thiết bị bào chế thuốc dạng cốm, Pellets, spheroids. Hệ thiết bị của hãng đáp ứng tiêu chuẩn cao về dược phẩm và an toàn thực phẩm như GMP, GLP,GPP..thiết bị bao gồm toàn diện từ khâu trộn, đùn , vo hạt và bao hạt Pellet, cụ thể như sau:

Coating of very small capsules with the Caleva Mini Coater Drier

The Caleva small tablet and pellet coater is well known for the coating and drying of very small batches of pellets and tablets. It is the only commercially available equipment for this task. It will coat from a single tablet or a few grams of pharmaceutical (or related) pellets. The process was developed for pharmaceutical pellet applications, but is also suitable for other applications (such...

Drug Development- ask Caleva about Clinical Trial Extrusion & Spheronization

Caleva Multi Lab & Bone Regeneration study Medical University Gdańsk

Drug-loaded mesoporous silica/calcium phosphate composites for bone regeneration

Adrian Szewczyk at Department of Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Medical University of Gdańsk has kindly allowed us to introduce this paper that introduces a study of Drug-loaded mesoporous silica/calcium phosphate composites for bone regeneration.  

 

Meet Caleva at CPHI in Frankfurt

 

Can power use in granulation predict tablet dissolution & hardness?

The recent research paper from Tomoto Otsuka et al (Chem. Pharm. Bull. 66, 554-561 2018) have shown that high shear granulation processes can influence final product properties such as tablet dissolution and hardness.The question raised by this paper was related to useful methods of evaluating the “kneading state” of a wet mass obtained during the granulation process. The most commonly used...

Caleva Multi Lab at SATC Brazil

The Caleva Multi Lab had been directly recommended by the National Energy Technological Laboratory (NETL - part of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) (https://www.netl.doe.gov/about) - the NETL also have a well regarded Caleva Multi Lab.

We worked through the established Caleva Training Programme with the CML and then related this to SATC's own products.  In addition to the researchers there...

Latest Research Paper from University of Karachi

Thanks to Caleva not only for making great equipment but also for being helpful to give us access to it within our budget. I would ALSO like to thank Caleva for the help given in providing the small scale extrusion and spheronization equipment for our laboratory. The latest research paper from our pharmaceutical department (Lipids bearing extruded-spheronized pellets for extended release of...

Caleva in Vietnam Hanoi Medical University

Hanoi Medical University – A Caleva Mini Coater Drier is used regularly in this site.  A visit to Vietnam is always a pleasure.  A chance was taken to see a few old customers and to see how the Caleva equipment installed in the various Universities and Pharmaceutical factories are performing.  It was admissions week at the various schools of pharmacy in and around Hanoi and so many of our...

A Mixing Trial Using The Caleva Mixer Granulator Blender With Some Difficult Materials

Two different products were tested to help a customer who was finding some difficulty in obtaining homogeneous mixes of small volumes of material that were considered difficult to mix to a homogeneous state in the batch sizes required.PRODUCT 1, TRIAL 1A mix of sugar and salt in the ratio of 2:1A batch of 100 grams of household sugar was weighed and added to the mixing bowl, together with a...

Mini Coater Dryer (air suspension coater) used in formulation development

Tablets were coated with a color overcoat (Aquarius Cool Vanilla BI-1800,Ashland/Aqualon; hydroxypropylmethylcellulose, titanium dioxide, triacetin, polysorbate)using a Caleva air-suspension coater to 2-4% by weight …

Caleva Mixer working in catalyst application for Ethylene and Propylene

Components were mixed with a specialist Caleva mixer to form a homogeneous paste