November 11th, 2019

A new, circular economy for plastic is drawing increasing attention as the best way to address the issue of plastic pollution. This new approach designs out waste and pollution by promoting a system where reduction, reuse and recycling prevails. In order to succeed in the creation of a circular economy, it is fundamental to improve […]

June 18th, 2019

Oral solid dosage (OSD) is still the most popular form of drug administration, and as a result, OSD manufacturers are required to meet high demand. To stay ahead of the competition, they need to produce tablets, capsules and sachets on a large scale and in a cost-effective manner – whilst maintaining consistently high product quality […]

June 6th, 2019

Optimal Industrial Technologies, one of the key industry players in process analytical technology (PAT) for industrial processes, has announced the publishing and immediate availability of its free book ‘QbD & PAT for dummies’ which is part of the “dummies” range of books published by Wiley. This provides a starting point for processing and manufacturing industry […]

May 29th, 2019

At the IFPAC Summer Summit 2019 in Puerto Rico, Optimal Industrial Technologies will showcase synTQ V5 software – a potential cornerstone for building a solid process analytical technology (PAT) framework that addresses the growing need for data-driven smart manufacturing. International Forum on Process Analytical Chemistry (IFPAC) meetings provide a unique opportunity for global experts to […]

May 22nd, 2019

Optimal is to host its 2019 USA synTQ User Group Meeting and training in Philadelphia, from 25th – 28th June. Optimal Industrial Technologies has announced the next group meeting for users of its market leading Process Analytical Technology (PAT) knowledge management software, synTQ. The two-day event will take place at Normandy Farm, Philadelphia, U.S.A, and […]

May 9th, 2019

Three-dimensional (3D) printing is revealing its potential in the pharmaceutical industry as it turns personalised medicine into reality. In fact, additive manufacturing has the unique ability to deliver quickly, flexibly and economically set amounts of patient-specific drugs with bespoke properties, such as formulations, dosages or geometries. To achieve that and meet strict regulatory requirements, the […]

March 14th, 2019

Optimal shows why next-generation materials need PAT at CPAC Rome Workshop 2019 Optimal Industrial Technologies will sponsor and present at the Center for Process Analysis and Control (CPAC) Rome Workshop 2019. The management and applications team will also discuss how its process analytical technology (PAT) knowledge management platform, synTQ, can support the development and manufacture […]

March 4th, 2019

At IFPAC Washington 2019, Optimal Industrial Technologies will showcase (stand 308) the latest developments for its PAT knowledge management platform synTQ, while also delivering two significant presentations. The presentations will explore the infrastructure required to process and store data generated by PAT and how the needs of Industry 4.0 can be met. From its first […]

February 28th, 2019

In the pharmaceutical industry, both branded and generic drug manufacturers could improve speed to market by adopting a continuous process development and manufacturing approach. Process Analytical Technology (PAT) allows pharmaceutical producers to evolve from a batch production process to a continuous one. It therefore represents a key enabling technology that can lead to a better […]

October 23rd, 2018

The majority of the top ten global pharmaceutical companies are now working with a PAT based production and development platform set to bring big benefits to the industry. Over half of the top ten global pharmaceutical companies are now using or evaluating the process analytical technology (PAT) based production and development software platform from Optimal. […]