Utah Site Provides Complete Range of Manufacturing Services in Addition to Raw Material Offerings
PISCATAWAY, N.J., February 6, 2008 - Sabinsa Corporation today announced that its Payson, Utah manufacturing and distribution facility is now fully operational. The 17,000-square-foot center provides cutting-edge capabilities for the development of capsules, tablets, bulk custom pre-mixes, drum-to-hopper blends, stick packs, and powdered drinks.
Sabinsa's contract manufacturing services include:
-- Blending – 10,000 kg/shift
-- Roll compaction – 1,400 kg/shift
-- Fluid-bed granulation – 3,500 kg/shift
-- High sheer granulation – 1,400 kg/shift
-- Comill particle size reduction – 5,000 kg/shift
-- Tablet compression – 1 MM tabs/shift
-- Tablet coating – 120 kg/shift
-- Encapsulation – 1.2 MM caps/shift
-- Stick Packs – 0.14 MM/shift
"As a proven supplier of quality raw materials for nearly two decades, we felt it a natural transition to extend our offerings to include state-of-the-art manufacturing services," said Muhammed Majeed, Ph.D., founder and CEO of Sabinsa Corporation. "Now, our customers not only have access to our scientifically-backed raw materials offerings, but also to value-added manufacturing capabilities that meet all of their formulation needs. This provides finished goods manufacturers with added convenience, substantial cost savings and a decreased time to market for products."
Additionally, Sabinsa is working to secure Australian TGA and other international regulatory certifications for this facility to better serve its domestic clients with international distribution, as well as international clients presently serviced through other Sabinsa offices globally.
Sabinsa's global network of scientists, expertise in the development of custom extracts and ingredients, and ability to provide resources from product inception to completion results in unparalleled service to its quality-oriented customers.
Sabinsa Corporation, founded in 1988, is a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts, cosmeceuticals, minerals and specialty fine chemicals. Sabinsa's mission is to provide alternative and complementary natural products for human nutrition and well-being. Over the past nine years, Sabinsa has brought to market more than 50 standardized botanical extracts and privately funded several clinical studies in conjunction with prestigious institutions in support of these products. With more than 100 scientists working full time conducting ongoing research both in India and the United States, Sabinsa continues to develop and patent phytonutrients for the world market. All products intended for human consumption are certified Kosher. For more information visit www.sabinsa.com.
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