INDUSTRIAL VISIT BY B PHARM (SEM VI) STUDENTS TO ACG WORLDWIDE FACILITIES AT SHIRWAL, PUNE

23 Students of Third Year B Pharm of Gahlot Institute of Pharmacy, Koparkhairane, Navi Mumbai visited ACG Worldwide Facilities at Shirwal, Pune on 13th Februay 2016 for an educational tour. They were accompanied by Assist.Prof. Mrs Vaishali Mistry And Ms Priya Hargunani. On arrival, they were given a brief presentation about the history and remarkable journey of ACG Worldwide over the past five decades. They were then taken on a guided tour of ACG capsule manufacturing unit where the students were exposed to latest capsule manufacturing technology. In-depth knowledge about specialized technology such as two and four colour printing, special capsules, intensive in-process controls was imparted to them by technical experts. They next visited ACG pharmapack where they learnt about specialized barrier packaging technology. The students also visited ACG-pampac where they were given an overview of the toolings and machinery being manufactured. It was a learning experience for the students who had so far only learnt the concepts in theory.