Lesson Code: PEF-304. The principle of filtration. Describes the operation of a Plate and Frame Filter Press and outlines equipment control parameters and safety precautions.
After taking this e-Lesson, you will be able to:
- Understand what filtration is, and how it is used in finished dose pharmaceutical manufacturing
- Describe the main type of filter press used in the pharmaceutical industry
- Describe the operation of a filter press
- Describe the control parameters for filtration
- Describe the safety precautions to be taken when using filters