Karen Rossington from Contec discusses how a new good manufacturing practice regulation is set to impact cleaning programmes within the pharmaceutical industry. Read more


Here, Karen Rossington and Siobhan Murphy from Contec guide readers through the implications of the EU Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR) on life science cleanroom users. Read more

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Clean sweep: Karen Rossington, Contec, looks at the significance of wipes in the cleanroom environment and tells us why it is that they need to arrive clean and leave dirty Read more


A successful cleanroom disinfectant needs to meet many criteria, not only in terms of its efficaciousness but also in terms of packaging, ease of use, operator acceptability, etc. Many articles have been written on how to specify and select a... Read more


Corrosion of stainless steel equipment in sterile process manufacturing is a significant problem for many life science manufacturers. Corroded surfaces are difficult to clean and disinfect as the rough surface does not allow good contact with the... Read more


Contec is a leading manufacturer of contamination control products for critical cleaning and disinfection in manufacturing environments worldwide — pharmaceuticals, microelectronics, optics, semiconductor, biotechnology and healthcare. Read more