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SOP for Cleaning of Water Bath in Pharma


Standard operating procedure to clean the water bath.

1.0 OBJECTIVE

To lay down the procedure for cleaning of water bath.

2.0 SCOPE

This procedure is applicable to water bath , installed at Microbiology lab at QC.

3.0 RESPONSIBILITY

3.1 Doing : Lab. Assistant
3.2 Checking : Executive/ T.A.

4.0 ACCOUNTABILITY

Head of the Department

5.0 PROCEDURE

Daily :
5.1 Switch “OFF” the instrument after use.
5.2 Switch “OFF” the mains and remove the plug from switch board.
5.3 Clean the outer surface of Instrument with clean cotton cloth .
5.4 Clean the control panel and motor smoothly with dry clean cotton cloth
5.5 Record the cleaning in cleaning record in Annexure-I.
Weekly :
5.6 ‘Drain out the purified water from ‘drain valve’ .
5.7 Take out the perforated tray & scrub it by brush.
5.8 Scrub the inner surface of bath with brush.
5.9 Replace the tray & re-fill the bath with fresh purified water.
5.10 Indicate in “Remark” column of Annexure-I as “Weekly Cleaning-water refilled”.

6.0 ABBREVIATIONS

6.1 SOP - Standard Operating Procedure

ANNEXURE – I
CLEANING  RECORDS  OF  WATER BATH
                                                                                                                   S.O.P. __________                                                                                         
      MONTH :_____________________                                              

DATE
CLEANED BY
CHECKED BY
REMARKS
































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