Foreign particles can be a problem in many industries, including the pharmaceutical sector. 

They may originate from various sources, including corroded or damaged equipment parts, cross‑contamination during the process, or from biological sources.

Mérieux NutriSciences offers various strategies and instruments for the identification of foreign particles, including:

  • Microscopic examination for visible and sub-visible particles
  • FT-IR microscopy
  • SEM-EDS