Since Sepha ltd started in 1980, we have established a global reputation for innovation and development of specialised, high quality equipment for use in the manufacture of pharmaceutical blister packs, medical devices and healthcare products. We provide innovative, non-destructive leak testing solutions, lab scale packaging solutions and deblistering machines for recovery of high value product.
Sepha has recently invested in a new facility dedicated to contract packaging, deblistering and leak detection. We have a dedicated team of engineers, technicians and lab staff who are specialists in their field. We are able to offer the following services:
- Contract blister pack and sachet packaging of tablets, capsules and powders.
- High speed deblistering of tablets and capsules, using our range of automated deblistering equipment.
- Non-destructive leak detection and inspection of blister packs, sachets, pouches and medical devices.
Deblistering could help you reduce your cost. Blister packs can be rejected for several reasons including empty pockets, incorrect product, incorrect batch coding, leak test failure and inventory changes. When valuable tablets or capsules need to be recovered it is essential minimal pressure is used during deblistering to extract the product to ensure foil pieces do not detach from the blisters and product damage is prevented.
Sepha has developed a comprehensive range of automatic, semi-automatic and manual deblistering machines that offer speed, efficiency and safety in the recovery of valuable product from all types of rejected blister packs including push-through, child-resistant and peelable blisters. Find out more about our PressOut range and see what system best suit your requirements to minimize your cost in handling rejected blister packs.
A manual deblistering machine for recovering tablets and capsules from push-through blister packs The Sepha PressOut Manual Wide is a portable, tool-less, manual Sepha deblistering machine that can help improve efficiency and employee engagement when dealing with rejected blister packs.
The machine allows blister packs to be manually fed through a set of rollers by simply turning a handle and is ideal for small batches. The tablets or capsules are simultaneously removed from the blister pack and separated from the waste packaging. The manual deblistering machine can handle thermoform/alu and coldform/alu blister packs and is fully cGMP compliant. The settings can be changed easily to suit different push-through blister packs.
PressOut Semi-Automatic is a tool-less, portable, semi-automatic deblistering machine for recovering tablets and capsules from push-through blister packs.
The Sepha PressOut Semi-Automatic is a small deblistering machine, developed for small batches of blister packs. It feeds individual blister packs through a set of rollers, driven by an electrical motor. Tablets and capsules are pushed out of the blister pack by the rollers and separated from the packaging.
The machine offers a deblistering rate of up to 30 packs per minute and has a single set of adjustable tooling enabling a fast set up within 1 – 2 minutes.
PressOut Automatic is an automatic deblister machine for recovering tablets and capsules from push-through and multi-product blisters with in-line layouts.
The automatic deblister machine has an integrated magazine feed that enables blister packs to be fed automatically through a set of rollers. The tablets or capsules are gently pushed out of the blister packs and are collected separately from the waste packaging. The speed of the machine operation can be varied to a maximum of 60 blisters per minute.
PressOut Manual Wide is a manual deblistering machine for recovering tablets and capsules from push-through blister packs.
The Sepha PressOut Manual Wide is a portable, tool-less, manual Sepha deblistering machine that can help improve efficiency and employee engagement when dealing with rejected blister packs.
The machine allows blister packs to be manually fed through a set of rollers by simply turning a handle and is ideal for small batches. The tablets or capsules are simultaneously removed from the blister pack and separated from the waste packaging.
The manual deblistering machine can handle thermoform/alu and coldform/alu blister packs and is fully cGMP compliant. The settings can be changed easily to suit different push-through blister packs.
PressOut Universal is a high-speed automated deblistering machine that recovers tablets and capsules from rejected blister packs including child resistant and peelable packs.
The high speed deblister machine offers a cost effective, automated solution to recover product from rejected blister packs. Sophisticated, gentle cutting technology makes the Sepha PressOut Universal ideal for recovering high value, fragile tablets and capsules at a rate of up to 50 blister packs per minute.
The Sepha PressOut Universal is the deblistering machine of choice for the world’s largest producers of pharmaceutical blister packs because of its quality, flexibility, speed and unrivaled product recovery rates.
PressOut Universal Mini
PressOut Universal Mini is a bench top, automated deblistering machine for recovering low volumes of pharmaceutical tablets and capsules including child resistant and peelable blister packs.
The Sepha PressOut Universal Mini is an automatic deblistering machine, designed specifically for recovering short runs of valuable and fragile product from all types of pharmaceutical blister packs including child resistant, senior friendly, paper backed and alu/alu packs.
It uses the same cutting technology as the Sepha PressOut Universal but adapted for lower volumes up to 16 packs per minute. The machine uses simple, low-cost tooling that is easy to change over and prevents product damage and contamination. It is ideal for short production runs and multiple product changeovers.
Clic-Open Ampoule Opener
Clic-Open is a safe and easy glass ampoule opener that reduces the risk of injuries.
The Sepha Clic-Open is an easy to use device which snaps off the top of glass ampoules without leaving jagged edges. It can be used by anyone who needs to administer liquid drugs supplied in ampoules, including:
- Ambulance staff
- First Aiders
It is an instant hit with healthcare professionals and patients because it:
- Prevents sharps injuries by protecting fingers from glass cuts
- Is hygienic and reduces contamination
- Is easy to use
- Is durable – opens up to 200 ampoules
- Is flexible – opens pre-stressed and “easy-open” ampoules