Albemarle expands South Haven API production site

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 11:19 AM

Albemarle, a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered specialty chemicals, has begun upgraded and expanded its FDA-registered multi-product cGMP active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufacturing facility in South Haven, Mich.

This expansion is the latest in a series of projects at the South Haven site to increase capabilities and production throughput, meeting the increasing demand for both generic API products and custom manufacturing service portfolios.  In the past two years, the number of custom API projects has more than doubled at the South Haven site. The investment matches the solids handling equipment with the reactor capacity and will enable the company to advance its growing portfolio of custom API products, several of which have progressed to late stage clinical development and pre-registration status. 

Production using the new expanded capacity commenced on June 1, 2012. 

Share:          
CWWeekly

May 18

Research for All Act reaches Congress for second time seeking gender equality in basic research, clinical trials

MediciGlobal finds fewer trial dropouts among participants who actively pursue enrollment versus those recruited

Already a subscriber?
Log in to your digital subscription.

Subscribe to CWWeekly.

The CenterWatch Monthly

May

Job satisfaction mixed as workload increases
Salaries not keeping pace with rise in work, responsibilities

Gamification moving from early science to patient use
Pharma looking to use games for early diagnosis, recruitment, adherence

Already a subscriber?
Log in to your digital subscription.

Purchase the May issue.

Subscribe to
The CenterWatch Monthly.

The CenterWatch Monthly

April

PSI, INC Research, Chiltern best with sites
Strategic outsourcing prioritizing, improving site relationships

Regulatory compliance an increasing burden on sites
Increased staff time, materials, storage eroding site operating profit

Already a subscriber?
Log in to your digital subscription.

Purchase the April issue.

Subscribe to
The CenterWatch Monthly.

JobWatch centerwatch.com/jobwatch

Featured Jobs