SOP on Filling of Powder /Granules on Semiautomatic Powder Filling Machine

SOP on Filling of Powder /Granules on 
Semiautomatic Powder Filling Machine
1.0 Purpose: This SOP describes the procedure for filling of powder on semiautomatic powder filling machine.
2.0 Scope: This SOP applies to operating staff of the production department.
3.0 Responsibility:  It is the responsibility of the Production Supervisor to ensure that the procedure is followed.
4.0 Materials and Equipment: None 
5.0 Procedure:
5.01 The drug hopper should be filled with the powder / granules.
5.02 Switch on the mains.
5.03 The speed of the filling machine should be adjusted to predetermined rate.
5.04 Switch on the machine and start filling the powder / granules in bottle.
5.05 Check the net weight of the powder / granules.
5.06 Continue to start filling the powder / granules in bottles and seal immediately.