Cleaning of filters for Dispensing Booth

  • Objective:To lay down a procedure for Cleaning of filters for Dispensing Booth.
  • Scope:This Standard Operating Procedure is applicable to the formulation plant of pharmaceutical company.
  • Responsibility
    • The Concerned Technician shall follow the Cleaning Procedure as per this SOP.
    • The Officer/Executive-Engineering shall be responsible for implementation of this procedure as per this SOP.
  • Accountability:Head-Engineering and QA shall be accountable the compliance of this procedure as per this SOP.
  • Abbreviations and Definitions:
  • SOP : Standard Operating Procedure
  • Take the dirty filter kept in the polyethylene bag to the designated area.
  • Cleaning of scavenging prefilters and intermediate prefilters
  • Procedure
  • Clean the filter from the front with the help of a vacuum cleaner.
  • Clean the filters from the back side by air under pressure. Ensure all dust / dirt is removed completely.
  • Ensure that filters are clean and dry.
  • Pack the cleaned filter suitably in a clean polythene bag.
  • Refitted the cleaned filter to the designated dispensing booth.
  • Frequency of cleaning: Monthly or as and when required.
  • Record the cleaning of filters in Annexure- I.
  • Forms and Annexure
  • Cleaning of filters for Dispensing Booth – Annexure – I.
  • Distribution:
  • Master Copy : Documentation Cell
  • Controlled Copies : Engineering, Quality Assurance, Production,Warehouse and Quality Control
  • History           
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