Operation & Cleaning of Induction Sealing Machine

Operation & Cleaning of Induction Sealing Machine

1      OBJECTIVE:

To Lay Down the  Procedure for Operation & Cleaning of Induction Sealing Machine.

2.0       SCOPE:

This SOP is applicable for production  Department for Operation & Cleaning of Induction Sealing Machine

 

3.0       RESPONSIBILITY:

3.1       Officer production & QA personnel shall be responsible for this SOP.

 

4.0       ACCOUNTABILITY:

4.1       Manager Production & QA Head Shall be accountable for this SOP.

 

5.0       ATTACHMENTS:

            Not applicable

  • PROCEDURE:
    • Operation Procedure:
      • Ensure that the equipment and the area are cleaned and released by the Quality Assurance department for processing.
      • Affix the Equipment Status (Batch In-Process) label over the machine.
      • Switch ‘ON’ the main power supply of the machine
      • Switch ‘ON’ the machine by pressing the RED button.
      • Set the temperature for sealing by adjusting the temperature knob.
      • Set the appropriate height for the sealing by turning the rotating handle
      • Set the speed of the conveyor belt by adjusting the speed knob of the conveyor belt.
      • Place the filled bottles on the Conveyor belt.
      • Switch ‘ON ‘the conveyor belt. The bottles will start moving to the sealing area
      • After completion of the operation, switch ‘OFF’ the power supply of the machine & main power supply.
      • Record the process details in Equipment Sequential Log Book & Sign by production supervisor and QA officer.
      • Remove the Equipment Status (Batch In-Process) label and affix ‘To Be Cleaned’ label on the machine.
    • Cleaning Procedure:
      • Remove the “To be Cleaned” Label from  the
      • Clean the machine, by using clean cloth
      • Dry the outer surface with Lint Free cloth and mop the Inner Surface with 70% IPA.
      • Record the cleaning details in Equipment Sequential log book & Sign by production supervisor and QA officer.
      • Affix ‘Cleaned’ label over the machine.

Note: The personnel working on the Tablet Compression Machine shall wear protective aids i.e., Mask with air filters, and surgical hand gloves in addition to the normal gowning of secondary area.

 

  •    REFERENCES:

In-house

 

8.0        ABBREVIATIONS

SOP         –    Standard Operating Procedure

IPA          –     Iso Propyl Alcohol

 

9.0        DISTRIBUTION LIST:

             Quality Assurance

Production

 

10.0      HISTORY OF REVISION:

Version No. Effective Date Reason for Revision
00 12/09/13 New SOP
01 12/09/15 Periodic revision
02 09/10/17 Periodic revision

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