What It's About

Instrument and system validation is required for laboratory operations in a regulated industry (pharmaceutical, food and beverage, personal care products). This white paper describes the Installation Qualification (IQ), Operational Qualification (OQ), and Performance Qualification (PQ) documents and provides best practices for authoring the documents and their associated test scripts.


Who it’s for

This white paper is necessary for anyone responsible for ensuring or maintaining regulatory compliance in a lab. The pointers provided here can guide laboratory staff through a successful validation, whether it’s undertaken with in-house resources or performed by an outside consultancy.


How to use it

The IQ, OQ, and PQ documents provide critical evidence that your system or instrument has been validated, operates as intended, and is fit for purpose. Request this white paper to be sure the protocols and test scripts are set up correctly.