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Advanced Gas Detection for Pharma

Specialized Monitoring for Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

The Challenge

Monitoring toxic gases in pharmaceutical manufacturing environments is essential for worker safety.

Pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities face significant safety challenges due to the use of various toxic gases such as ethylene oxide, formaldehyde, and ammonia. These gases can pose severe health risks to staff and can compromise product integrity if not properly monitored. Ethylene oxide, used for sterilization, is highly toxic and carcinogenic. Formaldehyde exposure can cause respiratory issues and skin irritation, while ammonia, used in various processes, can be harmful if inhaled in high concentrations.

Common Toxic Gases and Their Hazards:

  • Ethylene Oxide (EtO): Highly toxic and carcinogenic, causing severe health issues.
  • Formaldehyde: Causes respiratory problems, skin irritation, and potential long-term health effects.
  • Ammonia (NH3): Harmful if inhaled in high concentrations, causing respiratory distress.

Challenges for Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Safety Professionals:

  • Complex Monitoring Requirements: Managing multiple toxic gases, each with specific detection and safety protocols.
  • Equipment Sensitivity and Reliability: Ensuring detection equipment is accurate and reliable in a pharmaceutical environment.
  • Compliance and Regulations: Meeting stringent industry safety standards and regulatory requirements demands significant effort and resources.
  • Risk Mitigation: Proactively identifying and addressing gas exposure risks to protect staff and ensure product safety.
  • Operational Downtime: Preventing gas leaks and detection system failures to avoid interruptions in pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.

The Solution

Interscan is your partner in keeping your pharma manufacturing facility safe.

Interscan’s gas detection systems are expertly designed to meet the stringent standards of the pharmaceutical industry. Our advanced solutions provide precise, real-time monitoring of hazardous gases, ensuring the safety of your workforce and the integrity of your products. With our SensorExpress™ subscription service, you can enjoy rapid sensor replacements, maintaining uninterrupted protection. Our systems feature automatic sensor delivery, active gas sampling for precise detection, and high sensitivity to detect low levels of toxic gases, offering early warnings of potential issues. Count on Interscan to deliver reliable gas detection that supports your pharmaceutical manufacturing processes and upholds the highest safety standards in your facility.

Portable Gas Detection

GASD 8000

Portable Gas Detector

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Fixed Gas Detection


Fixed Point Gas Detection

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