Powder Testing

Welcome to the Powder Testing section of our web site. Please select one of the categories below for further information:

Introduction to Powder Testing

The widespread use of powders in the pharmaceutical industry has led to a proliferation of test methods for measuring powder flow and density.

The new harmonised chapters in the Pharmacopoeias on Powder Flow (USP Chapter <1174> and Ph.Eur. 2.9.36) list four well defined methods for powder testing aimed at trying to bring about some degree of standardisation within the test methodology:


Welcome to the Powder Flowability Tester section of our web site.

Welcome to the Powder Density Testers section of our web site.