Product Details


POBOS™ API benchmarks cost, quality, capital productivity, and efficiency of API plants. It focuses on all forms of small-molecule APIs in batch-based, full-scale, multipurpose facilities. The database covers more than 30 sites, FDA- and EMA-validated, and, over 110 production buildings. Productivity comparisons are based on the number of unit operations and batches in the plant to account for the production complexity.

Overall timing:

6-8 weeks

Data collection effort:

At plant level


Estimated 2-4 days of plant controller time