Q: We are starting a new bioprocessing facility where we will be cleaning stainless steel tanks via a Clean-In-Place sprayball system. How do I approximate how much CIP detergent I will need per tank? We are considering Alcojet or Solujet, follow by an acidic rinse with Citrajet. Is this a good plan? Any advice? A: A good rule of thumb we use is you need about 10% of the … [Read more...] about How much CIP detergent needed?
Q: How can I clean residual hormone residue from our process lines and tanks? A: For manual cleaning we would highly recommend TergazymeⓇ Enzyme Active Powered Detergent. It contains proteolytic enzymes that can effectively break down protein based hormones, along with powerful emulsifiers. For a liquid concentrate manual cleaner, I would certainly recommend DetonoxⓇ … [Read more...] about Biopharma Cleaning: Hormone Residue
Solujet® Low-Foaming Phosphate-Free Liquid Detergent for CIP Solujet cleaner is the detergent to consider for your next new pharmaceutical cleaning project or when you want to take the opportunity to improve when you are revalidating your existing cleaning system. How does Solujet stack up to A LEADING CIP CLEANER? Unlike A LEADING CIP CLEANER, Solujet has high wetting … [Read more...] about Pharmaceutical Cleaning: Solujet for CIP Detergent
Q. How do you clean protein out of pipes, centrifuges and tanks in a recirculation CIP environment with water temperatures averaging 20°C? A. In a cooler/ambient temperature environment, protein cleaning and removal can certainly be tough. After all, heat expedites cleaning. Consider adding an enzymatic cleaner to your alkaline/acidic cleaning routine. A product like … [Read more...] about Cleaing Protein in Pharmaceutical and Biotech Manufacturing
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