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InstantGMP to Attend Natural Products Expo East

The  InstantGMP team is excited to be attending Natural Products Expo East September 18-20 in Baltimore, MD! This show is expected to be even bigger than previous years and we hope to meet with supplement and specialty food vendors with…

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How to Maintain a Clean Room

A clean room is a heavily controlled environment where regulated products, such as dietary supplements, are manufactured. The purpose of the controlled area is to keep contaminants to a minimum in order to create high-quality products. Sources of contamination include:…

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E-Signatures and more in our new FAQ section

Do you have questions about E-Signatures and other topics? Get answers to your questions faster and more efficiently with InstantGMP's expanded FAQ section! We added more questions in all categories including: Master Batch Records and Batch Production Records Why do…

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21 CFR Part 11 Explained

With more and more manufacturing companies going paperless, the FDA created a set of rules regarding electronic signatures. The final set of guidelines known as 21 CFR Part 11 were put forth in May, 2007. Any individual using electronic systems…

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Problems in GMP Manufacturing of Dietary Supplements

Despite heavy FDA regulations, problems in GMP manufacturing of dietary supplements arise frequently. Common issues include: Inadequate document control - Operators can overlook potential problems or fail to sign off on important processes in real time. Confusion in batch records…

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Benefits of Paperless Manufacturing

The first and foremost benefit of paperless manufacturing is that it is good for the environment. It's fitting that we discuss going paperless on Earth Day! Saving trees aside, other benefits of paperless manufacturing include: Security - Paperless documents can…

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Serious Quality Problems

This is the second of a two part article summarizing the results of a survey of manufacturing and quality experts who were poled about the most serious manufacturing and quality problems they have incurred. What’s Wrong with Paper-Based Quality It…

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Serious Production Problems

We collected background information for an article comparing traditional paper-based pharmaceutical manufacturing with electronic manufacturing using an internet survey.  This is a summary of the answers about the most serious productions problems faced. Improving quality and manufacturing of pharmaceuticals Improvement…

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Paperless GMP Manufacturing

A paperless GMP manufacturing operation  sounds counter-intuitive. Almost all operations use paper forms especially pharmaceutical GMP manufacturing.   When you think about the simplest processes such as ordering and receiving materials there has to be paper in use.  Or maybe not.…

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