ARTICLES BY GREG WEILERSBACHER
Equipment Change Control For GMP Production Facilities — Proving It All Works
The first article in this two-part series outlined the six primary stages of equipment change control and discussed the first two stages: (1) determining the equipment utility/IT requirements and (2) pre-installation assessment, utility evaluation, and remediation. This article describes the final four stages of this process: (3) evaluating the impact of new equipment installation on previously validated utilities, (4) executing validations for new equipment, (5) review of equipment turn-over packages and validation reports, and (6) performing change control effectiveness checks.
Equipment Change Control For GMP Production Facilities — How To Get Started
While many may conceptually understand change control for equipment and facilities, most lack the knowledge to apply this control to highly sophisticated equipment and the utilities to which they connect.
Top 5 Ways To Get The Most Out Of A Supplier Audit
Your outsourcing may come in the form of manufacturing of a sterile injectable, tablets, or topical dosage form or it may be GMP product release and stability testing. The product may need to be stored under controlled temperature and humidity conditions and then distributed to locations around the globe. The suppliers you choose are of paramount importance to your company’s success.