Quality control of final products and materials

Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) regulations for medicinal products define batch release of these products in accordance with the approved product specification. Our laboratories have a wide range of analytical techniques to ensure proper testing in accordance with pharmacopoeial or client-defined methods and to verify that the properties of the released product comply with the defined specification.

By routinely processing a wide range of pharmaceutical matrices, ALS is fully prepared to meet the needs of its clients, their expanding portfolios and various product lines.

Commonly analysed matrices include:

  • Tablets
  • Capsules
  • Powders and granules
  • Syrups
  • Creams, ointments and gels
  • Oral and other liquids

We offer both chemical and microbiological tests:

  • Disintegration
  • Dissolution profiles
  • Dimensions and hardness of solid dosage forms
  • Determination of active substance content
  • Determination of excipient content
  • HPLC - UV, RI, DAD detectors
  • GC-FID; headspace
  • Ion chromatography
  • Identification using FTIR
  • Complete microbiological testing - total microorganism counts, pathogens, PET test, bacterial endotoxins
  • Elemental contamination using ICP-M