A nutraceutical is a pharmaceutical alternative that promises physiological benefits. Sometimes referred to as a bioceutical, these products are sold in medicinal form. It can be defined as any type of food, or a part thereof, that guarantees health benefits to consumers. It can also be taken in to prevent and treat diseases, in addition to what foods can provide to people. The industry revolves around reducing expensive, high-tech disease treatment methods and are currently used in developed countries. With the intent to transform how consumers view food and turn to food supplements in addition to daily intake, this industry has boomed over the years.
Much like drug manufacturing the processes are very similar. Various powders are formulated through a drying processes, sifting, batching and mixing which creates a dust control problem. Powders are constantly being transported and manipulated before the final process of transforming for human consumption.
Tablet presses and capsule machines are manually filled with formulated powders and compressed into pills. Each of these rooms is another dust generating process that are easily connected to central dust collection systems.
In its many applications like packaging, scaled weighing, pre-weighing, blending, batching, tablet pressing, tablet coating, and mixing, pharma dust can be encountered by workers. These toxic substances need to be captured to prevent employees from breathing. They need containment to prevent cross contamination to other nutraceutical products and processes as well as prevent a potential dust explosion hazard.
Air filtration and industrial dust collection systems are vital to this industry. Clean Air Company provides industrial dust collection systems that can protect your employees and business from health risks and explosive dust hazards.
Understanding the Neutraceuticals Industry//
At a glance – Key applications in the neutraceuticals industry:
- Tablet press
- Tablet coating
- Scaled weighing
At a glance – Key contaminants in the neutraceuticals industry:
- Explosive dust
- Pharma dust
- Pharmaceutical dust
- Chemical dust
Benefits of Neutraceuticals Filtration and Ventilation Systems
- Reduce employee absenteeism due to sickness
- Improve product quality
- Increase facility safety
- Improve machine reliability
- Protection of workers’ health
- Minimize potential long-term liability
- Comply with OSHA regulations
- Reduce maintenance costs
- …and more!
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