Medical Products Laboratories, Inc. (MPL) offers comprehensive contract manufacturing and packaging services primarily focused in the pharmaceutical, veterinary, and dietary supplement industries. Boasting over 90 years of experience as a leader in quality, expertise, and value among domestic contract manufacturing and packaging companies, MPL's comprehensive service offerings positions the company as uniquely qualified to handle all aspects of product life cycle from concept to end-stage production.
From prescription drugs and medical devices to nutraceuticals, dietary supplements, cosmetics, and more, MPL offers full service R&D, regulatory, manufacturing, packaging, and logistics support to companies in all stages of product development. All services are rendered within a fully cGMP-compliant environment which strives for continual improvement.
MPL is a top choice for companies seeking to launch new ANDAs or transfer their existing drug manufacturing operations to our highly qualified staff and state-of-the-art facilities. MPL features a wide range of qualified manufacturing and packaging equipment to ensure it is continually providing cost-effective, high quality products.
MPL has the manufacturing capabilities to produce liquids, solids, or virtually any semi-solid dosage form by utilizing high sheer and powder dispersion in-line mixers, propeller-driven lightning motors, planetary mixers, v-blenders, encapsulation, tablet compression, and coating pans. Our liquids, suspensions, syrups, gels, lotions, creams, ointments, foams, pastes, shampoos, powders, tablets, and capsules are all produced in accordance with MPL’s internal design control process to ensure all requirements are met. Whether lab, pilot, or full commercial-scale production, our diverse mixing and homogenizing systems are designed to ensure a validated process can be achieved. Our dual de-ionized water systems produce USP-grade purified water and are monitored daily for total organic carbon.
MPL also has a wide variety of semi-automatic to fully automatic packaging equipment which gives us the expertise to package products into bottles, tubes, jars, pumps, aerosols, sprays, syringes, pouches, packets, blister packs, and bulk packaging. With the assistance of our on-site engineering team we can accommodate most requests for specialized and custom packaging.
Our packaging capabilities include liquid filling lines, piston fillers, auger and gravity fillers, horizontal form, fill and seal machines, packet and wipes machines, tablet and capsule filling, tube fillers, and syringe fillers.
MPL's contract laboratory services allow the company to provide its customers with assistance in all phases of product development, including reverse engineering, test method development and execution, and ICH compliant stability programs. Our team of analytical chemists have a multitude of specialties and are well trained to operate our in-house testing equipment, which includes high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), Franz-cell, particle size analysis, fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR), UV spectrophotometer, disintegration, dissolution, as well as perform general wet chemistry for titrations, viscosity/SG, specific ion electrode, and pH testing.
MPL uses its wide range of high-quality laboratory equipment to ensure that all raw materials, bulk in-process testing and finished products meet the pre-determined specifications. Each lot is released with a Certificates of Analysis (COA) and/or Certificate of Compliance (COC) and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) can be regenerated upon request.
Our validation team works closely with the QC lab to ensure all process validation (PV), packaging qualifications (PQ), and cleaning validation (CV) samples are tested in a timely manner as dictated by the approved protocol.
MPL’s experienced and talented in-house graphic artists can assist with your packaging needs. As a pharmaceutical contract packaging company our packaging designs include logos, labels, boxes, and inserts. Our network of local printers will ensure the highest quality printing as well as getting your product to market in the shortest time possible, and our customers will always have final approval before any artwork goes to print.
MPL believes in outstanding customer service. Each customer gets assigned an Account Manager which becomes their personal liaison to the entire MPL organization. The Account Manager not only processes customer purchase orders and dictates lead times, but is also the main point of contact for all change control requests, protocol approvals, artwork changes, stability updates, etc., and works with MPL’s internal Teams—Regulatory, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Validation, Project Management, Planning, and Production—to make sure each customer’s experience is positive and meets the objective. All functions and operations are housed within our 250,000 sq. ft. modern facility is located in Philadelphia, PA for maximum efficiency. Our facility and equipment are of the highest caliber and our full-time staff is dedicated to fulfilling your requirements and complete satisfaction.