PDA Letter Article

Draft Annex 1 Separates Cleaning and Disinfection

by James Tucker, Ecolab Life Sciences

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The EU Annex 1 revision released at the end of last year featured many changes; one in particular addresses cleaning and disinfection. It has long been widely accepted that cleaning and disinfection are two distinct processes within the cleanroom environment. The segregation of these two processes is, for the first time, reinforced in the Annex.