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Suncombe biowaste treatment system goes global

EDS+ system has been considerably enhanced to include thermal energy regeneration, dual redundancy and anti-foam control

Europe | Cleaning

EU to assess biocides for endocrine-disrupting properties

About 100 biocidal active substances will be assessed, with the first results expected by the end of the year

Europe | Regulatory

Creating a safe environment for virology and immunology

When investigating highly contagious animal diseases, a well designed air-tight working environment is essential. RICO Sicherheitstechnik discusses a recent project where its butterfly valves provided the necessary air barrier for security and safety

Containment | Infection Control | Manufacturing and Equipment

Telstar installs integrated freeze-drying system at BSP Pharmaceuticals in Italy

New freeze-drying system is offered in a vertical configuration for the production of cancer drugs

Europe | Manufacturing and Equipment

Light fixture kills hospital superbugs

Indigo-Clean is manufactured by Kenall through an exclusive licensing agreement with the University of Strathclyde

Europe | North America | Infection Control

Pharma builds recognised for excellence

In the 2015 Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA), three of the winning projects involved new GMP facilities with cleanrooms for producing modern medicines safely and more cost-effectively. Cleanroom Technology reviews these winning projects

Design and Build | Europe | North America | Asia

HydroClean sanitary conveyors gain BISSC certification

They are suitable for clean and efficient operation in the pharma, food and medical device industries

North America | Manufacturing and Equipment

Mission accomplished for space technology

UK cleanroom specialist CRC reports on why it was over the moon when it was asked to work with Willmott Dixon Construction on building new cleanroom facilities at RAL Space for testing satellite instrumentation for use in future space missions

Design and Build | Europe | Electronics

Gerflor expands cleanroom flooring solutions for 2015

Includes Mipolam Biocontrol Performance, GTI Control EL5 and a new Clean Corner system

Design and Build | Europe

Designing pre-filled syringes for sensitive biologicals

Modern pre-filled syringes offer greater safety and ease-of-use but their development has not been without challenges in terms of contamination. Susan Birks reports on the latest developments designed to enhance the quality of sensitive biological drugs

Biotechnology | Pharmaceuticals

Priorclave launches larger capacity laboratory autoclave

Range of high capacity rectangular chamber sterilisers with the launch of a new 850L model, purposely designed for applications requiring the sterilisation of extra-bulky dense waste

Cleaning | Manufacturing and Equipment

A Quality by Design approach to setting up E&L studies

Evaluation of extractables and leachables is an important aspect of the FDA’s QbD initiative in drug design. But there are, as yet, no exact details on how to set up a suitable study strategy. Andreas Nixdorf, SGS Life Science Services, discusses general approaches and cornerstones to E&L testing

Regulatory | Measurement and Analysis

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