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How is Titration Used in the Pharmaceutical Industry?

Lucy Bell-Young

7th April 2021

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Student holding Erlenmeyer flask carrying out titration

Titration is a process commonly used to quantify a substance in a solution. One of the more popular analytical techniques, you may remember performing titration experiments at school. But this simple process is precise enough to be used in a wide range of industrial applications. Most notably, titration is used in the pharmaceutical industry… Continue reading »

What Is Hallucination?

Lucy Bell-Young

31st March 2021

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Hallucination concept, delirium in EKW tunnel

When talking about hallucination, we usually think of it as a visual experience as they involve seeing something that isn’t there. But a hallucination can actually involve any number of your five senses: it can be tactile, olfactory, gustatory, somatic, or a combination of these.  While hallucinations are known to be triggered by… Continue reading »

Watch Our New Chemical Bottling Video

Lucy Bell-Young

26th March 2021

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Blue plastic jerricans

Whether you need single-use 5ml plastic droppers or 1L HDPE glass bottles for hazardous chemicals, our chemical bottling service can accommodate a huge range of substances and packaging materials. We show you all the ins and outs of it in our latest video on chemical bottling, where you’ll get to see how we… Continue reading »

What Chemicals Are In Heroin?

Lucy Bell-Young

24th March 2021

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Heroin is one of the most addictive drugs in the world because of the euphoric effects it has. These are facilitated by the concoction of chemicals in heroin, including opium alkaloids like codeine, thebaine, and noscapine. Chemically, this drug is otherwise known as diacetylmorphine or diamorphine, the latter referring to medical grade heroin. … Continue reading »

A Guide to Contract Packing

Lucy Bell-Young

19th March 2021

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IBCs being stored in ReAgent warehouse

Whether you’re lacking the necessary equipment, running out of manufacturing space, or are soft-launching a product and want to test the waters, contract packing is a way of solving several issues your business might be facing.  This comprehensive guide walks you through what contract packing is and how it works, the benefits of… Continue reading »

What Chemicals Are In Drugs?

Lucy Bell-Young

17th March 2021

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Tablets and pills on the table

Chemicals in drugs are everywhere. From medicines and vitamins to alcohol and coffee, drugs come in a lot of different disguises. Their uses range from medical treatments to recreational activities, but whatever they’re used for, their definition stays the same: drugs are substances that, when ingested or administered, have physiological effects on the… Continue reading »

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