Copley Scientific adds new brochure – ‘Quality Solutions for the Testing of Pharmaceuticals 2009’

11 August 2009; Nottingham, UK: Copley Scientific, a major supplier of test equipment for pharmaceutical solid dosage forms, has issued a new version of ‘Quality Solutions for the Testing of Pharmaceuticals’. More than simply a brochure describing the company’s comprehensive range of solid dosage testing equipment, this publication details applicable regulatory advice and provides information on testing philosophy. It includes expert instrument selection guidance and product application details. Freely available as an easy to read, page turning virtual brochure it can also be downloaded as a pdf from

Copley Scientific recognizes that in order to address current challenges such as Quality by Design, the pharmaceutical industry needs analytical tools that are precise, accurate and simple-to-use. Robust, rugged instruments specifically designed to meet industry requirements are the hallmark of the company, as is the quality of its offering, from design through manufacture to customer support. Copley’s recent success in achieving the new ISO 9001:2008 standard, released in November 2008, is a testament to the company’s efforts towards continuous improvement, and underlines the rigour and integrity applied to every aspect of its business.

The new ‘Quality Solutions for the Testing of Pharmaceuticals’ brochure includes details on instrumentation for: dissolution and disintegration; friability, hardness and thickness testing of tablets; powder density and flowability equipment and solutions relevant to other dosage forms such as suppositories, gels, lotions and creams.

CAPTION: ‘Quality Solutions for the Testing of Pharmaceuticals’ Brochure

About Copley Scientific

Copley Scientific is recognised as the world’s leading manufacturer of inhaler test equipment and is a major supplier of test equipment for pharmaceutical solid dosage forms, including tablet dissolution, disintegration, friability, hardness and powder testers. The company has offices in the UK and Switzerland and a partnership with aerosol particle science experts MSP Corporation in North America. Copley’s broad range of testing products for metered-dose inhalers, dry powder inhalers, nebulizers and nasal sprays are supplied and supported worldwide through close relationships with specialist distributors. Serving the pharmaceutical and associated industries, Copley offers an extensive range of equipment for research, development and quality control, as well as full validation and aftersales service, providing a single source for products that meet individual needs.