Crystallization


Lesson Code: PUA-520. The principles of crystallization, why it is used in the API industry, and the key parameters that affect pharmaceutical crystal production.


  • Category: API Manufacturing - Processes

Description

After taking this e-Lesson, you will be able to:

- Explain what is meant by the terms 'crystal' and 'crystillization' as they are used in API manufacturing

- Describe the purpose of a solvent in crystillization and give an example

- List and explain the key steps in a crystillization process

- List and explain the process variables that affect the crystillization process

- Describe the purpose of a seed crystal

- Describe the purpose and process of recrystillization