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SOP for Calibration of Pipettes

OBJECTIVE
To lay down a procedure for Calibration of Pipettes.

SCOPE
This procedure applies to the pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities of XYZ Limited.

RESPONSIBILITY
The Quality Control Chemist is responsible for implementation of the process.
The Quality Control Manager is responsible for the execution of the procedure.

PROCEDURE
  • Fill the pipette previously cleaned and rinsed with distilled water, up to the marking with distilled water at 20oC or 25oC.
  • Drain it to a tare weighing bottle.
  • Determine the weight of water.
  • Divide the weight by 0.99718 in case of 20oC water or by 0.99602 in case of water at 25oC to get true volume of the pipette.
  • All the calibration details shall be entered in the calibration log for Pipettes.

REFERENCE(s)
Nil.

ABBREVIATION(s)
SOP : Standard Operating Procedure
Q.A Quality Assurance
No. Number
Q.C Quality control
oC Degree centigrade

ANNEXURE(s)
Annexure No. – 1 - Calibration log for Pipettes

REVISION CARD
Nil

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