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Gwp Solutions For Better Weighing Results And Processes

In An Effort To Optimize Their Processes Theraskin Has Adopted The Mettler Toledo Good Weighing Practicetrade Gwpreg Guideline For Their Weighing Instruments And As A Result Has Reduced Maintenance And Calibration Service Costs By 27process Breakthroughtheraskin Is A Brazilian Company With More Than 13 Years Of Experience In The Development And Production Of Skin Treatment Products Based On Scientific Principles Gwp A Method For Risk Management And Quality Control Introduced By Mettler Toledo Mapped The Application Of 78 Balances Used By Theraskin In Its Laboratory In Order To Analyze Specific Instrument Risks And Their Subsequent Correlation With Process Tolerancesfor Marcos Vinicius Theraskinrsquos Instrumentation Technician The Adaption Of Gwp Meant An Overhaul Of The Entire System Ldquothere Was Even A Reformulation Of Internal Processes Including A Change Of Habits And Culture Now All Balances Have Tags That Inform The Operator Of The Minimum Weight That Each One Supports This Has Certainly Resulted In A Processes Breakthrough For Our Companyquot He Explainsweighing Without Risknbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbsp The Gwp Methodology Analyzed The Five Stages In The Life Cycle Of A Balance Starting With A Full Evaluation Of Weighing Process Characteristics This Included Potential Risks Of Inaccurate Measurements And Process Impacts In Regard To Relevant Regulations Or Standards From This Survey The Guideline Further Provided Specific And Individual Recommendations For Each Balance Including Information About Minimum Weight Required Tests For Routine Checks Regularity Of Checks And Calibrations Standard Weights Required And The Control Limit For Each Test The Entire Process From Data Collection Analysis Presentation Implementation And Training Lasted Three Monthsquotall Balances Were Submitted To Consistency Analysis With The Procedures We Perform Here The Study Highlighted That The Balances We Maintain And Calibrate Every Three Months Could Have This Period Extended To Every Six Months And Similarly Those Maintained And Calibrated Every Six Months Extended To Once A Yearrdquo Says Pasquale Loiacono Theraskinrsquos Engineering And Maintenance Managerquotgwp Identified That Our Calibration Period And The Frequency Of Periodic Verification Tests Were Overestimated The Tool Was Applied To Theraskinrsquos Installed Base Resulting In Time And Labor Reductions As The Total Plantrsquos Balance Checking Time Was Greatly Reduced Increasing Equipment Production Timerdquo Explains Daniela Soares Mettler Toledorsquos Laboratory Division Product Managerpasquale Loiacono Said That The Methodology Created By Mettler Toledo Provided The Missing Reference To Justify The Weighing Equipment Used By Theraskin Quotthere Werenrsquot Specific Technical Standards Directing Us Towards The Regularity Of Checks And Calibrations Except For The Balance Manufacturerrsquos Recommendations Gwp Helped Us To Determine The Range Of Tests Weights Required For Each Balance Correct Tests And Tolerances For Regular Checks And Systematic Tests That Minimize Risks And Reduce Costs We Have Adopted All Of These Gwp Recommendations As Our Standard Operating Proceduresrdquo Said The Engineer Adding That Quotthe Method Was So Effective For Laboratory Processes That In June Anvisa National Agency For Sanitary Vigilance Carried Out Their Inspection In Occurrence With Good Practice Of Production They Were Not Able To Identify Any Instances Of Noncompliance Regarding Weighing Processesquot Wwwmtcomgwp