Can environmental goals meld with production challenges? Controlled environment practices may be the ingredient for success.
Can solvent-based cleaning users and air quality regulators find a workable solution? Specifications defined in Europe can be a model for other regions to follow.
A list of five simple steps you can take to optimize your resinous floor and wall system applications.
There are many benefits to using isolator technology for aseptic processing.
Decontamination is a pivotal part of any culturing protocol to eliminate contamination from various micro-organisms.
Selecting the best cleanroom wiper for a particular application requires an unbiased scientific assessment of the available data for any given wiper.
There is a vast amount of technical information to consider when selecting static-free flooring in controlled environments—and it would be short-sighted to look for shortcuts in the process.
Gowning procedures begin at home with daily bathing or showering, shaving, brushing of teeth and hair, and application of non-silicone containing skin moisturizers to reduce skin flakes.
Every cleanroom ISO Class 7 or cleaner should have an anteroom for gowning, set off from the larger cleanroom with softwall curtains at least.
ESD control garments can be identified by three specific types.
Detergents and disinfectants for use on cleanroom surfaces must be applied using the double or triple-bucket system to avoid cross contamination.
All air entering a rated cleanroom should be HEPA filtered. The point of entry should be evaluated relative to the equipment, process, or personnel that the air will encounter.
While successful residue removal requires a cleaning agent with appropriate wettability, it is not sufficient. Designing the cleaning process requires understanding of multiple factors as well as experience.
What can be done if the material inside a glovebox needs to be kept sterile and is hazardous?