Copley Scientific showcases extensive range of tablet testing equipment at Analytica 2014

27 February 2014, Nottingham, UK: Copley Scientific will focus on systems from the company’s comprehensive range of test equipment for pharmaceutical solid dosage forms at Analytica 2014, which takes place from 1– 4 April 2014 in Munich, Germany. On show will be the Dissolution Tester DIS 8000, a rugged unit with eight stirred test vessels that is ideal for both R&D and routine QC applications. Like all Copley Scientific tablet dissolution testers it meets the latest specifications of the US, European and other pharmacopoeias.

With automation an increasing requirement, Copley Scientific’s Dissofract ‘Off-Line’ Dissolution Sampling System will be shown with the DIS 8000. The Dissofract is specifically designed to automatically remove samples from either six or eight dissolution vessels at predetermined times and deposit them in test tubes or HPLC vials for subsequent analysis. Dissofract delivers minimal cross contamination, short sampling times and supports the efficient and accurate assessment of dissolution profiles.

Copley Scientific is also a world-leading manufacturer of inhaler test equipment. Visitors to the stand at Analytica will be able to learn more about the market leading Next Generation Impactor (NGI) together with Abbreviated Impactor Measurement (AIM) inhaled testing tools, including the Fast Screening Impactor (FSI), and the Fast Screening Andersen (FSA).

To find out more please visit the Copley Scientific team at Analytica: Hall: A1, Stand: 231, or go to

CAPTION: Copley Scientific’s Dissofract, an automated sampler for tablet dissolution testing, will be on display at Analytica 2014

About Copley Scientific

Copley Scientific is recognised as the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of inhaler test equipment and is a major provider of testing systems for other pharmaceutical dosage forms. The company is also active in detergent testing, air sampling and aerosol characterisation.

Copley Scientific’s pharmaceutical product range includes test equipment for: delivered dose uniformity and aerodynamic particle size measurement of metered-dose inhalers, dry powder inhalers, nebulizers and nasal sprays; as well as tablets (dissolution, disintegration, friability and hardness) capsules, powders, suppositories and transdermals.

Copley Scientific has offices in the UK and Switzerland. The company works in partnership with aerosol particle science experts MSP Corporation in North America, and also distributes MSP Corporation’s air sampling and aerosol characterisation products throughout Europe.

Serving the pharmaceutical and associated industries, Copley Scientific offers an extensive range of equipment for research, development and quality control, as well as full validation and aftersales services. This broad range of products is supplied and supported worldwide through a network of specialist distributors.