Entries by Jan Koenker

Total Organic Carbon (TOC)

February 19, 2016- LexaMed now offers Total Organic Carbon (TOC) analysis compliant with United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Chapter <643>. TOC provides a quantitative measurement of carbon dissolved in water or other solvents.  Pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers using purified water need to ensure the water entering their facility and produced in their facility contains safe […]

Filter Integrity Test

February 18, 2016- LexaMed has expanded its Filter Integrity Test offerings by now offering Bacterial Retention Testing as recommended in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Guidance on Sterile Drug Products Produced by Aseptic Processing.   When filtration is used as a method for sterilizing drug product solutions, the filter must be validated to demonstrate that […]