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Table 2 Description of the general units

From: Superstructure-based process synthesis and economic assessment under uncertainty for solid drug product manufacturing

General unit IDDescription
U1Size reduction
U2Spray drying
U3Size reduction
U4Size reduction
U5Size reduction
U6Dissolving
U7Size reduction
U8Mixing
U9Roller compaction
U10Wet granulation without drying (e.g., high-shear granulation)
U11Wet granulation and drying (e.g., fluidized-bed granulation)
U12Drying
U13Milling
U14Blending
U15Compression
U16Coating
U17Encapsulation
U18Packaging