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Stability Challenges Post-Event Report

Posted by Chris Allen posted in News

Thank you to the Royal Society of Chemistry for hosting a successful event by JPAG on Stability Challenges. Here, I will share with you some of the latest topics in industry that were highlights of the event.

Broughton Laboratories Attending CPhI in Frankfurt

Posted by Andrew Mooney posted in News

Is a trip to Frankfurt in your October plans? 

Broughton Laboratories Exhibiting at The Royal Society of Chemistry Stability Challenges Event

Posted by Andrew Mooney posted in News

Broughton Laboratories are delighted to be exhibiting at the Royal Society of Chemistry Stability Challenges III Event. 

Method Transfers with UHPLC

Posted by Eilin Ni Chroinin posted in Insider

At the start of June, Broughton Laboratories began work with the new Vanquish Flex – Thermo Fisher Scientific's latest UHPLC instrument. With pressure capabilities of over 1000 bar, this equipment is a dream for any analyst doing routine HPLC work. When put through its Performance Qualification (PQ) tests, %RSD values of 0.1% were achieved for peak areas. This instrument – clearly accurate and precise enough – had endless possibilities for use in our lab and we were looking forward to testing it out.

The PMTA Deadline is Now 2022. What Should I Do Now?

Posted by Andrew Mooney posted in News, PMTA

On Friday, July 28th, the FDA issued a press release announcing the new plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation.  There has been much heated debate between congress, regulators, retailers, and manufacturers since the agency first released regulatory guidelines in May 2016. Through collaboration and discussions, the FDA have shared their concerns, and they are aiming to reach the right balance between regulation and supporting innovation.  In order to do so, they have agreed that the industry needs more time to provide proper scientific and regulatory data.  Therefore, the agency will update their guidance proposing revised timelines as follows:

Tar Wars - Episode 2

Posted by Andrew Mooney posted in News, PMTA

With confusion and uncertainty on all sides surrounding the FDA regulations, the ENDS industry came together once again for the Vape and the FDA conference in Washington last week.

The importance of ongoing training at Broughton Laboratories

Posted by Emmet Tilley posted in Insider, Careers

In May 2017 Broughton Laboratories received training in Out-of-Specification (OOS) and Out-of-Trend (OOT) Investigations by renowned industry training provider NSF, hosted by Pete Gough.

From Uni to UHPLC

Posted by Eilin Ni Chroinin posted in Insider

As a student, the most valuable learning experience you can have is a placement within a company.

Broughton welcomes the Vanquish Flex

Posted by Chris Allen posted in Insider

Broughton Laboratories have just taken delivery of the new Vanquish Flex from Thermo Fisher Scientific to put the system through its paces in a ‘real-life’ environment. Working in collaboration with Thermo Fisher Scientific, we will be looking to vastly improve the efficiency of some of our most common HPLC methods.

ENDS 2017

Posted by Chris Allen posted in ENDS

The key strapline echoed by many key figures within the industry was ‘the FDA regulations are here to stay, and we just have to deal with it’.