Good Design Practices for GMP Pharmaceutical Facilities: 2nd Edition (Hardback) book cover

Good Design Practices for GMP Pharmaceutical Facilities

2nd Edition

Edited by Terry Jacobs, Andrew A. Signore

CRC Press

518 pages | 212 Color Illus.

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Hardback: 9781482258905
pub: 2016-06-27
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pub: 2016-08-19
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This revised publication serves as a handy and current reference for professionals engaged in planning, designing, building, validating and maintaining modern cGMP pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and internationally. The new edition expands on facility planning, with a focus on the ever-growing need to modify existing legacy facilities, and on current trends in pharmaceutical manufacturing which include strategies for sustainability and LEED building ratings. All chapters have been re-examined with a fresh outlook on current good design practices.

Table of Contents

Pharmaceutical Industry Profile. Current Good Manufacturing Practices. Master Planning Legacy Facilities. Architecture. Mechanical Utilities. High Purity Water. Automation and Process Controls. Validation and Facility Design. Process Engineering. Oral Solid Dosage Facilities. Sterile Manufacturing Facilities. Biotechnology Facilities. API Facilities. Compliance Codes and Standards. Containment / Isolation. Occupational Health and Safety. Technology Transfer. Sustainability and LEED for Manufacturing Facilities. Support Laboratories. Packaging / Warehousing.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
MEDICAL / Pharmacy