USP 800 is a cleanroom compounding standard that was issued in March of 2014 by the United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP). It’s primary focus is expanding the safety of healthcare workers, patients, and the environment for processing hazardous drugs. It’s scope reflects a number of stages in the delivery of sterile and non-sterile compounds, including:
Pre-engineered fabrication consolidates scheduling with minimal disruption and fewer variables. Difficult or expensive upgrades avoid overbearing noise, construction artifacts, and minimize if not eliminate the burden on facility staff for project management. Project leads enjoy fewer phone calls, emails, and headaches. CleanPro designs an environment unique to your facility, and guarantees testing and validation that its meets your state, federal, and organizational goals for you application.
Cannabis Cleanroom Construction This post regards the specific construction components of building a cleanroom for medical cannabis cultivation. Previously, we’ve written about the dangers of contaminated cannabis, and how it affects the overall quality and safety of cannabis products. Cleanroom construction factors a number of variables, in this post we’ll outline the structural requirements and … Read moreCannabis Cleanroom Design and Construction Components
The benefit of modular cannabis cleanrooms over traditional fixed wall grow rooms is that the configurable partitions of modular cleanroom designs lower the cost of installation or re-configuration for changing regulations. Divider rooms total environmental control, larger yields, and improve regulatory compliance at various stages of the growing cycle.
Cleanroom HEPA Vacuum Components and Applications Simply put, every square inch of a cleanroom should be absolutely pristine. Ceiling panels, lighting units, HEPA filtration units, sprinkler heads, walls, glass surfaces, process equipment, piping systems, floors, and manufacturing equipment should all be decontaminated regularly. Even the ambient air must be monitored and maintained at proper levels. … Read moreCleanroom HEPA Vacuum Use and Applications
Proper cleanroom cleaning procedure and maintenance protocol is an immediate, low-cost measure to enhance overall cleanliness, consistency, and contamination control within manufacturing and aseptic cleanrooms. This guide provides a framework for cleanroom management, protocol standards, specifications, and processes for general manufacturing and bio-medical applications.
High-traffic cleanrooms use tightly controlled procedures with repeatable processes to maximize the passage of people in and out of sanitary environments. Cleanroom facilities of all sizes find advantages in using automatic shoe cover removers and dispensers to improve adherence to procedure, maximize throughput, cleanliness, and safety. The result is cost savings of up to $250+ … Read moreAre Automatic Shoe Cover and Medical Bootie Dispensers and Removers Worth the Cost?
There are numerous considerations when evaluating cleanroom construction and design. The goal of this post is to touch on the basics. You may very well need to employ the services of a cleanroom consultant to help you. Here are a few things to keep in mind for design and construction of cleanrooms and controlled environments. … Read moreWhat You Must Know about Designing and Constructing a Cleanroom
1. Ignoring the Need to Wipe on a Regular Basis To assure quality is maintained in all cleanroom and restricted areas, housekeeping maintenance must be performed daily. Improper cleaning leads to contamination and ultimately loss in end user product quality. Contamination can be broadly categorized into two categories, films and particulates, both of which can cause … Read moreThe Seven Deadly Sins of Cleanroom Wiping (and How to Avoid Them!)
Article reprinted from Clean Air Products, manufacturers of air showers, cleanrooms, and cleanroom accessories. A cleanroom provides a controlled environment in which companies can produce contaminate-free products. Air showers are a vital component of maintaining that clean environment. They protect the cleanroom by using high-velocity jets of air to remove loose particles of contamination from … Read moreAir Showers: Increasing Productivity & Reducing Costs of Cleanroom Operations