SOURCE: Sancilio & Company

November 27, 2007 10:11 ET

Innovative, High Speed, Low Cost, SCI HGE 1200 Capsule Filling Machine Being Launched

RIVIERA BEACH, FL--(Marketwire - November 27, 2007) - Sancilio & Company, Inc. ( announces immediate delivery of the SCI HGE 1200 Encapsulator.

Capable of producing 1200 capsules per minute (72,000 per hour), the SCI HGE 1200 Encapsulator is designed for multifunctional, high speed automatic filling of hard gelatin capsules with powder, granules, micro tablets or any combination of these substrates.

According to Fred D. Sancilio, PhD, CEO and Chief Scientist of Sancilio & Company, Inc., "The SCI Encapsulator, having a minimal footprint, is designed to optimize the production area in growing nutritional companies that are concerned with maximizing manufacturing capacity.

"Meeting all the requirements of GMP," he continued, "the SCI HGE 1200 is electronically controlled, fully enclosed and is equipped with a high precision drive system."

Karan Arora, Vice President of Natural Vitamin Laboratories of Opa Loca, FL, said, "Our SCI HGE 1200 Encapsulator fits perfectly into our production environment. We're very satisfied with Sancilio's responsive customer service, knowledgeable technical staff and reliable equipment."

Dr. Sancilio pointed out that, "The SCI HGE 1200 is an ideal solution for generic, nutritional and vitamin companies who have budget constraints, yet require a robust, heavy duty capsule filling machine. Our prices are significantly lower than traditional equipment manufactured in the United States and Europe, offering savings as much as 70 percent and costs far less than even used equipment."

About Sancilio & Company, Inc.

SCI began operations as a pharmaceutical research and development company in 2006, focused on solving difficult formulation and analytical challenges. Its rapid response service provides companies with a quick solution to pressing problems using our cGMP contract services laboratory.

SCI also offers the pharmaceutical industry a broad line of intelligent solutions to their manufacturing machinery needs. Offering tablet, capsule, blending, granulating and packaging machines at affordable prices has become the focus of the company's pharmaceutical machinery business.

SCI and its team of scientists, formulators and professionals has established a boutique pharmaceutical laboratory to support high quality drug development, targeted toward both standard and high potency pharmaceutical products. The current laboratories and support facilities are located at 3874 Fiscal Court, Suite 200 in Riviera Beach, Florida 33404, tel: 561-847-2302.

Contact Information

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    Richard Dougherty
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