Pharmaceutical testing can be carried out to include Total Aerobic Microbial Count (TAMC) and Total Yeast and Mould Count (TYMC), and test for specified micro-organisms in accordance with the relevant harmonised Pharmacopoeial monographs.
MVS also test purified water and other raw materials, and both intermediate and finished product. Method validation to the relevant harmonised monograph is carried out to ensure the recovery of micro-organisms using the chosen test method.
Manufacturing areas can be environmentally tested to ensure that the area complies with the MHRA Rules and Guidance for Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Distributors.
Preservative efficacy studies can be undertaken according to the corresponding pharmacopoeial monograph.