VHP (Vapour Hydrogen Peroxide) Fragility

  Andrew Hopkins, senior GMP inspector, MHRA, explains the guidance around the use of vaporised hydrogen peroxide for sterilisation purposes The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, MHRA, has released an article written by senior GMP inspector, Andrew Hopkins, which provides guidance around the use of vaporised hydrogen peroxide (VHP) for sterilisation purposes. Hopkins has…

Using Enzyme Indicators to validate decontamination measurement

The Editor of Cleanroom Technology caught up with Phillip Godden, founder and CEO at Protak about the use of this new technology and its support from the MHRA Previously the healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors used cold, gaseous processes to decontaminate environments. Likely the most notable of these methods is the hydrogen peroxide decontamination cycle, which offers excellent…

Phillip Godden voted Pharmaceutical CEO of the Year 2018

Phillip Godden, CEO of Protak Scientific has been awarded the coveted Pharmaceutical CEO of the Year 2018 by GHP magazine. The award recognises Phillip’s work in bringing Enzymatic Indicators to the pharmaceutical industry.  Phillip is hugely passionate about bringing this technology to market as he believes it will revolutionise the medical and pharmaceutical industries’ approach to Decontamination Validation.…

Protak Scientific win Healthcare and Life Sciences 2018 award

Protak Scientific have won the Healthcare and Life Sciences 2018 award as the “Most Innovative in Decontamination Testing Services”. During the awards process over 90,000 Healthcare & Medical professionals, as well as the general public, were invited to nominate associations, companies & individuals based on their achievements over the previous 12 months. Additionally, Corporate Livewire’s…

Protak Scientific & the MHRA form an Enzymatic Indicator and Decontamination Validation Industry focus group

The MHRA have agreed to assist Protak Scientific in the formation of a UK focus group to discuss the use of Enzyme Indicators in the UK. The MHRA have seen the potential of the use of Enzymatic Indicators to measure Decontamination Validation and are open to discuss the regulation process with the group. Meetings will be via Social…