The Blog

July 20, 2020
Cleanroom Installations & HVAC Recommendations

As the release of the final (USP) regulations approach, there has been an increase in cleanroom installations and renovations. With these projects come concerns, one primary concern being the HVAC system. In this article, we discuss the benefits of a dedicated air handler system in a cleanroom setting.

May 27, 2020
Choosing a USP Pharmacy Consultant

Why hire a USP consultant for your next pharmacy design/build or renovation project? Choosing a consultant at the beginning may seem like an unnecessary expenditure, but the time and money a consultant can save over the course of a project can more than make up that cost.

February 26, 2020
Cleaning Stainless Steel in the Pharmacy & Lab

Stainless steel equipment and furniture are often used in cleanroom environments due to their ability to meet the stringent hygiene requirements. However, just because its name has the word stainless in it does not mean that it cannot be stained.

January 31, 2020
Keeping Your Cleanroom Clean: A Four Step Process

There are four steps to USP <800> compliant cleaning procedures for Primary Engineering Controls: Deactivating, Decontaminating, Cleaning and Disinfecting.

December 9, 2019
The Magic of Mobile Storage

Space is almost always at a premium in a pharmacy. If you find yourself lacking in storage space or floor space, mobile storage may be an option to give you all the storage you need in the smallest space possible.

November 20, 2019
Unit-Dose Cleaning Guide

Proper cleaning of your unit-dose packager is important, not just for patient safety, but for keeping your device running smoothly.

October 30, 2019
USP Enforcement

Even though USP Chapter <800> becomes official on December 1, 2019, it has been stated by USP that it is informational and not totally applicable due to the postponement and pending resolution of the <795> and <797> chapters.

September 19, 2019
Unit Dose Packaging & Pharmacy Automation

Pharmacy Purchasing & Products released the 14th Annual State of Pharmacy Automation 2019 national survey results, and Medical Packaging Inc. is among the top unit dose packaging vendors in use.