Pharmaceutical Membrane Filtration Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

Pharmaceutical Membrane Filtration Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

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  • Pharmaceutical

Report Description

Membrane filtration, broadly employed in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and chemical procedures, has already proved as a valuable means of cleaning and filtering waste liquid and industrial procedure liquid. Furthermore, use of spiral and tubular sheath plants to screen filths from drinking water has been recently started in areas where the traditional management proved to be wasteful.

The preparation of pharmaceutical solutions needs their passage over a thin polymeric film comprising several minute apertures. The intention is to eliminate nonviable and viable elements in order to sterilize the solution. Elements can be retained by electrostatic attraction, entrapment, or sieving. The major aperture size that would take sterilized filtrate is 0.2 microns. Membrane filters are either hydrophilic or hydrophobic. The rate of flow from a filter is affected by hindrance in the filter, pressure of the solution, and viscosity. Filters are usually composed of polytetrafluoroethylene, polycarbonate, nylon 66, polyvinylidene difluoride, polysulfone, or mixed esters of cellulose. In selecting a membrane filter, various factors such as filter holder, particulate load, fluid volume, compatibility, and pore size need to be taken into consideration. Several tests exist to estimate the reliability of filters. Filters are valuable in testing finished products for sterility. The usage of an in-line filter at the time of administration of large-volume parenteral (LVP) solutions can inhibit the introduction of microorganisms, air, and other particles into the patient’s body.

Treatments in which a 0.2-micron filter may be counter-positioned include drugs for which pharmacologic characters are changed by the membrane filter; drugs that adhere to the membrane; low-volume infusions; low-dose infusions; and lipid emulsions. Pharmacy researcher needs an in-depth sightedness of filtration principles, properties of filters, and use of filters in the filtration of pharmaceutical solutions. Membrane filtration technique is applied in numerous stages of drug production and development ranging from production-scale development to lab research. Applications of membrane filtration technique comprise large-scale drug manufacture, virus removal, drug screening, process and laboratory water purification, sample preparation, protein separation, and lab-scale cell culturing. High-quality pre-requisites and strict regulatory standards in the pharmaceutical industry have earned membrane filtration procedures an important position in drug development. Membrane filtration procedures help to confirm protection and effectiveness of the drug by eliminating impurities throughout the drug production process. Developments in drug production coupled with a wide range of uses of membrane filtration techniques in the pharmaceutical industry are anticipated to boost the global pharmaceutical membrane filtration market during the forecast period. However, strict regulatory standards are anticipated to hamper the market from 2017 to 2025. Novel uses from the biopharmaceutical area are expected to get demand for pharmaceutical membrane filtration market.

The global pharmaceutical membrane filtration market can be segmented based on product, technique, application, and geography. Based on product, the market has been classified into MCE membrane filters, coated cellulose acetate membrane filters, nylon membrane filters, PTFE membrane filters, PVDF membrane filters, and others. Based on technique, the pharmaceutical membrane filtration market has been divided into microfiltration, ultra-filtration, nano-filtration, cross-filtration, reverse osmosis, and ion exchange. Based on application, the market has been segmented into final product processing, raw material filtration, cell separation, water purification, and air purification.

Based on geography, the global pharmaceutical membrane filtration market has been segmented into North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Rest of World (RoW). Major players operating in the global pharmaceutical membrane filtration market are GEA Group, Koch Membrane Systems Inc., Graver Technologies, LLC, Alfa Laval, Sartorius Stedim Biotech Group, Pall Corporation, GE Healthcare Company, and Merck KGaA.

The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the market. It does so via in-depth qualitative insights, historical data, and verifiable projections about market size. The projections featured in the report have been derived using proven research methodologies and assumptions. By doing so, the research report serves as a repository of analysis and information for every facet of the market, including but not limited to: Regional markets, technology, types, and applications.

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  • Market segments and sub-segments
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  • Value chain and stakeholder analysis

The regional analysis covers:

  • North America (U.S. and Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Chile, and others)
  • Western Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Spain, Italy, Nordic countries, Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg)
  • Eastern Europe (Poland and Russia)
  • Asia Pacific (China, India, Japan, ASEAN, Australia, and New Zealand)
  • Middle East and Africa (GCC, Southern Africa, and North Africa)

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  • Emerging niche segments and regional markets
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