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The Standard Group of Companies is a leading supplier of equipment in the pharmaceutical industry.

A key part of the process for many pharmaceutical applications is a barrier isolator.

The Schematic Engineering Industries division of the Standard Group, design, manufacture, install and commission standard and bespoke barrier isolators for all customer requirements.

In essence Barrier Isolators are extensively regulated with their design and operating performance, having to conform to strict international and client specific standards, guidelines and legislation.Schematic sterility test barrier isolator lr

Examples of Regulatory Environment standards, guidelines and legislation:-

Legislation: -

  • United States Pharmacopeia—National Formulary (USP 36-NF)
  • Chapter 71; Sterility testing
  • Chapter 1021; Barrier Technology
  • Chapter 1116; Microbiological evaluation of clean rooms
  • Chapter 1211; Sterilization and sterility assurance USP 29\1211
  • 21 CFR (Code of Federal Regulations) Part 210, 211 (GMP)
  • 21 CFR Part 11 (Electronic Records, Electronic Signature)
  • 21 CFR 177.2410 (Phenolic resins in moulded articles)

Standards: -

  • EN ISO 13408-6: Aseptic Processes
  • SN EN ISO 14161 Biological indicators
  • EN ISO 14644 Part 1–8 Cleanrooms
  • EN ISO 14698-1 Cleanrooms
  • VDI 2083-16 Cleanroom technology and barrier systems
  • Cleanroom modules, effectiveness and certification
  • EN ISO 14698-2 Cleanrooms EN 1822 HEPA (definition and examination)
  • EN 13 824: Sterilisation of medical devices
  • EN 1274: Biotechnology
  • ISO 11138-1 Sterilization of Health Care Products—Biological Indicators

Guidelines: -

  • EU directives with legislative effect to the development and construction of isolators and RABS influence
  • GMP Directive (2003/94/EC)
  • Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC)
  • Electromagnetic Compatibility (2004/08/EG)
  • Low Voltage Directive (2006/95/EC)

The Standard Group of Companies are also leading experts in delivering a quality product, taking into consideration all legislation and regulations which gives all clients the confidence in the products they are using.

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