Autoclave machines come in such a wide variety of formats, footprints, and sizes today; it can be hard to know which size to purchase for your hospital facility or laboratory. Given that an autoclave is a fairly expensive piece of kit though, it’s important to consider carefully and make sure you’re getting the right one to meet your needs.
The production and process control of vaccines are different from those of conventional pharmaceutical products. However, the process is still based on the general principles of good manufacturing process.
It may not be sexy, but its importance cannot be underestimated: the safety of regulated medical waste created as part of the care of our patients. We are well versed on how to properly contain this waste in appropriately labeled, leak proof containers and sharps boxes but what happens next may remain a mystery to most.