Dartford, UK Technical Service Lab Capabilities

Dartford, UK Technical Service Lab Capabilities

Colorcon's Technical Services Lab and Early Formulation Development Centre in Dartford, UK is designed to provide technical support, as well as formulation development and coating selection assistance to our customers in Europe, Middle East and Africa.

The lab capabilities include specialized equipment for development of early core formulations, along with characterization techniques to help customers reduce their coating development time. Coating School and Formulation School programs are held at this facility and give our customers' access to a wealth of knowledge and experience associated with film coating and core tablet formulation.

This well-equiped facility has helped many customer with core formulation projects well as process development and selecting the right coating formula, and demonstrates Colorcon's vision of being the formulation design and coating development partner of choice for pharmaceutical and dietary supplement customers.

Discover more about this facility through a virtual walkthough tour above or via our list of capabilities below. Don't forget to start your product design and development journey with our new digital self-serve platform, HyperStart C2C.


Dartford, UK Technical Service Lab Capabilities

Flagship House Victory Way Crossways
Dartford Kent DA2 6QD, UK
Fax: 44-1322-627200
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Tablet formulation

Design a robust and scaleable tablet formulation using a variety of technologies.

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Potent compounds

Containment suites with formulation and coating equipment are used to evaluate potent coumpounds.

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Wet granulation

Improve your formulations compactability and flow using wet granulation methods.

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Solvent capability

Evaluate and optimize solvent based film coating processes using lab scale equipment.

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Evaluate substrate size, coating formulation and process conditions to design a robust and scaleable multiparticulate.

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Film coating selection

Identify the optimal film coating and color for your dosage form.

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In-person training

Learn industry best practices from top experts.

Potent compounds

Containment suites allow formulation and coating equipment to be used to evaluate potent compounds.

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And more...

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