INV Pack Develops a Compact Sachet Machine for Pharma Applications

Aug 15, 2018

The MVA3 Pharma VFFS packaging machine is designed for sachets containing granulated, liquid, paste, powdered, or solid pharmaceutical products in a single-dose format

SAUKVILLE, Wis., August 15, 2018 – INV Pack, exclusively distributed in North America by Matrix Packaging Machinery, a product brand of ProMach, introduces the MVA3 Pharma compact vertical form fill seal (VFFS) sachet packaging machine for mono doses of pharmaceuticals.

The MVA3 Pharma can form, fill, and seal up to four sachets per cycle and is rated at up to 70 cycles per minute with the utmost in seal integrity. This model is flexible in terms of format and allows twin-type finishes with intermediate perforations, variants that can house two different products, or strings of various sachets. From the unit’s industrial PC touch screen, key operating parameters such as pressure, temperature, sealing time, and length of the sachet are precisely controlled and recipes stored. Servo motors provide for fast, accurate adjustment. This machine is suitable for granulated, liquid, paste, powdered, and solid products. The compact MVA3 measures 5.5 feet high by 2.7 feet deep by 3.8 feet wide (1.7 m high by .83 m deep by 1.2 m wide). Film reels up to 1 foot wide (300 mm) can be used.

The MVA3 Pharma complies with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) guidelines. DQ (Design Qualification), IQ (Installation Qualification), and OQ (Operational Qualification) documentation is available as well as the MVA3 Pharma bill of materials. These machines can be supplied in compliance with 21 CFR part 11 regulations.

See the INV Pack MVA3 Pharma machine at Pack Expo, Booth #S-3632. Matrix will also be showcasing VFFS baggers, pre-made pouch filler/sealers, and HFFS pouch machines.

About ProMach

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