Develop your next successful commercial product engaged in 3M’s collaborative approach to planning and execution. We continually reinvest in new technologies while using Lean Six Sigma processes to streamline operations, eliminate variation and give our customers a competitive edge. With our proven experience, and our commitment to quality and innovation, we stand ready to partner with you.
Get to market faster with a partner that understands metered dose inhaler (MDI) manufacturing from start to finish, asks better questions, and develops leaner solutions.
Offering both pressure-fill and cold-fill for MDI manufacturing, 3M leverages the most appropriate processing method for your product. 3M can provide custom micronizing, or particle size reduction, to obtain particles in the respirable range. Our filling capabilities can handle any size project from clinical to commercial supply.
Minimize risk associated with site-to-site transfers with facilities that use scalable equipment and processes.
3M offers a full continuum of services to help ensure robust process design and final product.
Product development facilities that focus on the early stages of development
Process technology center (PTC) – pilot facility focused on experimentation and process optimization
Resolve your medical and pharmaceutical formulation challenges, gain assistance with regulatory approvals, and meet worldwide production and supply needs. With more than 50 years of pharmaceutical manufacturing experience and a major global pharmaceutical customer base, 3M is your ideal cGMP-compliant partner.
Our large, commercial-scale facility in Loughborough, UK, 3M offers:
From selecting a product for your formulation, to selecting the right components, to providing documentation packages for regulatory filings—3M supports you every step of the way.