Validation, Commissioning & Design White Papers & Case Studies

  1. Off-Line vs. In-Line Inspection: Risk Mitigation to Avoid Printing Errors
    1/30/2019

    Printing errors in pharmaceutical packaging are unfortunately inevitable. By integrating both on-line and off-line inspection systems, you improve the potential for cost savings by reducing the time and materials lost to avoidable errors, ultimately protecting not just your own bottom line but also your customer’s brand, not to mention their long-lasting satisfaction.

  2. Using Laser-Based Headspace Moisture Analysis For Rapid Nondestructive Moisture Determination Of Sterile Freeze-Dried Product
    12/28/2018

    Rapid water vapor determination with an optical method could replace the slow destructive traditional methods for the moisture analysis of freeze-dried product. A description of industry applications of headspace moisture analysis including freeze drying cycle optimization, lyo chamber moisture distribution mapping, and 100% moisture inspection of commercial freeze-dried product.

  3. Container Closure Integrity Testing For Sterile Vial Products In Deep Cold Storage
    12/28/2018

    A vaccine-focused biotechnology company approached LIGHTHOUSE to help investigate a phenomenon observed in liquid vaccine product stored at -80°C. During QC testing, a number of vials were found to have an overpressure. This phenomenon represented a serious safety risk and LIGHTHOUSE was asked to support an investigation to identify the root cause.

  4. Introduction To Laser-Based Headspace Inspection And The Application To 100% Container Closure Inspection
    12/26/2018

    Gain insight into the process, ensure the maintenance of sterility for finished product after capping, and meet current regulatory guidance using laser-based headspace inspection.

  5. Quality Assurance Of Hotel Cosmetics
    11/28/2018

    Using checkweighers for 100% inline product control of bottles, jars and tubes.

  6. Smart Manufacturing Solutions Drive Digital Transformation in Life Sciences
    9/13/2017

    Innovative companies are now applying industry-specific Smart Manufacturing solutions to reduce time to value and improve efficiency and asset utilization while ensuring product and data integrity, regulatory compliance and safety.

  7. Leverage The Internet Of Things Within The Laboratory
    8/1/2017

    As science-based organizations look to leverage the internet of things (IoT) within the laboratory, careful consideration must be given to available technologies, data formats, and platforms.