Pharma Industry Sieving Equipment

High quality customized sieving solutions to meet your needs

For over 50 years, we have been carrying out extensive market research and working in partnership with the world’s major pharmaceutical manufacturers like GSK, Pfizer, Wyeth and Sanofi Aventis to understand how to meet your high standards of design, usability, and performance.


All Russell Finex pharmaceutical equipment is manufactured using the highest quality stainless steel. Our specialist polishing techniques allow us to offer the highest standard finish to a documented Ra 0.1, and with fast and quick disassembly, this ensures that all equipment can be easily and thoroughly cleaned. We also provide comprehensive documentation packages to help speed up validation of your equipment.

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Some key applications

Formulation & Solid Dose
Formulation and Solid Dose

Achieving particle uniformity and removing oversize is one of the most critical actions to consider during the formulation and manufacture of solid dose forms to ensure the required dissolution rates are met.

Recommended products: Compact Airlock Sieve, Compact Airswept Sieve, Finex Ultima, Finex 22, Russell Eco Filter

Sieving pharmaceutical excipients

Obtaining optimum particle size distribution of active ingredients and excipients is essential for ensuring that excipients are of a consistently high quality safeguarding your product quality and reputation.

Recommended products: Finex Ultima, Finex 22

Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs)
Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients

Eliminating cross contamination when sieving or filtering API’s or high toxicity drugs is critically important to ensure product quality. Russell Finex’s equipment can be easily cleaned between batches to minimize contamination risk.

Recommended products: Russell Compact Airlock Sieve, Russell Compact Sieve, Russell Eco Filter

Pharmaceutical Powders
vibratory sieve for pharmaceutical dust containment

When screening pharmaceutical powders, ensuring dust containment is crucial to protect operator health and safety. With its Twist, Lock and Inflate pneumatic clamping system the Russell Compact Airlock Sieve™ eliminates such problems. Read more on this application here. Read more on this application.

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"As we've grown, the Russell Finex Screeners have helped us optimize our quality and production. They've been an integral part of our growth as we've produced OTC medications and raised the bar on dietary supplements to pharmaceutical standards."
Enzymatic Therapy
Dave Hoffman, Production Lead