Kapuni, New Zealand

DFE Pharma Kapuni, Lactose, inhalation lactose 

In Kapuni (Taranaki, New Zealand) pharmaceutical grade lactose (milled, sieved, and spray-dried) is produced in the Lactose main plant owned by Fonterra (mother company of DFE Pharma) for DFE Pharma. 

The inhalation lactose production plant is located on the same site. This state of the art pharmaceutical grade facility was commissioned in 2005 and is specifically designed to produce inhalation grade lactose.

In Kapuni DFE Pharma produces inhalation grade lactose, which is used for dry powder inhalation applications.