1.0 OBJECTIVETo clearly lay down procedure for cleaning.
2.0 SCOPEThis procedure is applicable to UV/Visible spectrophotometer installed, in quality control laboratory.
3.0 RESPONSIBILITY3.1 Doing : Technical Assistant
3.2 Checking : Executive/Manager
4.0 ACCOUNTABILITYHead of the Department
5.0 PROCEDURE5.1 After completion of the testing, remove cuvette from the sample compartment.
5.2 Remove the solution from the cuvette and wash with respective solvent in which solution is prepared.
5.3 Rinse with water and then with methanol and wipe with tissue paper.
5.4 Air dry and keep it at proper place.
5.5 Clean the outer surface of the instrument with Isopropyl alcohol and dry it with tissue paper.
5.6 Keep the record in the log card of instrument.
6.1 SOP - Standard Operating Procedure
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