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Solid State Technology
Differences in sterility assurance for manufacture vs. compounding
The following statement by the FDA highlights the critical factors that are required to perform aseptic manipulations
Your Market Analysis
The future for fan filter units
A fan filter unit (FFU) consists of a small blower with a matched fan, an optional digital or solid-state speed controller, and a HEPA/ULPA filter, all enclosed in an aluminum or stainless-steel box.
Webcast wrap-up: The plain truth about USP <797>
Attendee questions from the CleanRooms Webcast are answered
From The Editor
I don’t usually, if ever, review industry trade shows on this page, even when they’re our own events.
Setting The Standard
IEST: Building on its strengths
Giant conglomerates and mergers dominate today’s corporate world. Therefore, it is not surprising that not-for-profit organizations too are feeling economic and marketing pressures to follow the path of expansion into new areas.
Pilot Program Aims To Im
Pilot program aims to improve recall process
In recent weeks there have been a number of food-related recalls-from baby food to peanut butter.
News snippets from the world of contamination control.
Iso Fdis 14644 6 Vocabul
ISO/FDIS 14644-6, Vocabulary, available
The Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST) has announced that the final draft International Standard (FDIS) version of International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Standard 14644-6, Cleanrooms and controlled environments, Part 6: Vocabulary, is now available.
Boc Edwards Donates Equi
BOC Edwards donates equipment to nanotech research program
BOC Edwards, a leading supplier of semiconductor equipment and services, recently donated a dense fluid processor system to the MassNanoTech Institute, a campuswide nanoscale science and engineering initiative at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Basf Production Plant Ne
BASF production plant nears completion
BASF’s new production plant for semiconductor process chemicals is on track for completion by end of 2007, according to a recent press release from the company.
Two New Certificate Prog
Two new certificate programs at ESTECH 2007
The Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST) will offer two new certificate programs to contamination control professionals at ESTECH 2007, the organization’s annual technical meeting and exposition being held April 29-May 2, 2007, in Bloomingdale, Illinois.
Semiconductor Cleanrooms 101: Cleanroom training pays off in Texas
Kelly Freeman, a physics major at Texas State University in San Marcos, wanted to explore her employment options and boost her chances of finding a job.
Negative-stiffness vibration isolation targets nanotechnology instrumentation
It wasn’t too long ago that deciding where to locate your scanning probe microscope was a simple endeavor: put it in the basement where the ambient vibration is minimized.
Interphex 2007 Conferenc
Interphex 2007: Conference and Exhibition
Click here to download a .pdf of the Interphex 2007 Conference and Exhibition
Advanced aseptic processing technology
Advanced aseptic processing strategies offer manufacturers the best solution for protecting the quality and safety of their products and for ensuring the highest contamination control standards possible for products that cannot be terminally sterilized-but it comes at a cost.
Each month, Cleanrooms brings you a collection of the latest product innovations in the contamination control industry.
Particle monitoring is an integral part of maintaining adequate cleanliness levels.