Lesson Code: PEF-1207. This Lesson provides an overview of how a tablet press functions, key process control parameters, required in-process checks, and associated safety considerations.

  • Category: Finished Dose - Equipment


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

  • Describe the essential powder blend properties necessary for successful tablet formation
  • Name the main components of a tablet press
  • Describe the basic operating principles of a tablet press
  • Name the key parameters that must be controlled in a tableting operation
  • Explain why each key tableting parameter must be controlled
  • List typical personal protective equipment that is worn when working with a tablet press