SOP on Cleaning of Rotary Tablet counter

SOP
on Cleaning of Rotary Tablet counter

 

 

 

Objective : To describe cleaning procedure for rotary tablet counter.

 

Scope
:

To ensure that the equipment is clean and free from any starting materials of
previous batch or product residues.

 

Responsibility : 1.It  is the responsibility of
operating staff to clean the equipment.

2. Production Chemist to ensure that
procedure is followed.

 

Materials
& Equipment :

1.     
Cleaning agent: Isoprpyl alcohol (70%v/v)

2.     
Mops / lint free cloth

 

Procedure

 

(1)   
Remove any visible materials from the tablet counter
with the help of a jet of compressed air.

(2)   
Dismantle the counter plate from its holder plate.

(3)   
Clean the counter plate and its holder plate with a
dry lint free cloth.

(4)   
Again clean both with the help of wet mop soaked in
purified water and squeezed.

(5)   
Mop the plates with 70% v/v Isopropyl alcohol and
allow them to dry in air.

(6)   
Reassemble the counter plate on the holder plate.

(7)   
After getting authorization from QC Chemist, put a
label “Cleaned” or “Ready for use”.

 

 

 

 

 

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