World Class Filtration Solutions

Pharmaceutical

World Class Filtration Solutions

Porvair: Your partner in filtration and separation

Manufacturing of our high performance cost effective products is underpinned by our quality assurance programme, cGMP practices and clean room environment to ensure products meet the stringent requirements of the Pharmaceutical, Generics and Veterinary Medicines industry.

Material Conformity and Validation

The bio-safety of all materials in the manufacture of our cartridges is assured by FDA approval and USP Class VI testing.

Our membrane cartridges have been tested and shown to be 100% retentive in line with HIMA, PDA and ASTM F838-05 guidelines for Brevundimonas diminuta challenge (0.2 micron grade). To guarantee the bacterial retention performance of every cartridge, non-destructive integrity testing is performed on each individual module prior to release. A comprehensive validation guide for our cartridges is available on request.

Technical Support Services

Our dedicated test, development and laboratory services underpin our design and development activity, from filtration media and material characterisation, product verification testing to customer systems simulation trials and in service performance evaluation. Our technical support service capabilities include:

Laboratory Services

Filter integrity testing,contaminant identification, filterability testing, filter and media efficiency testing, dirt holding capacity testing, filter failure analysis, compatibility investigation, flow versus pressure drop measurements, particle counting.

Validation Services

Comprehensive validation of filters for pharmaceutical processes to the recommendations of the Parenteral Drug Association (PDA):

  • Process specific validation
  • Filter compatibility
  • Retention studies
  • Microbial challenge tests
  • Endotoxin and particulate testing
  • Extractables testing.

On-site Services

Customer plant surveys, process filter optimisation, trouble-shooting, pre-inspection review.

Training (held at customer site or at Porvair's technical facilities)

Integrity testing, methods for optimising filtration trains.

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