Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients - Frequently Asked Questions

What analytical methods and sampling is available?
Use our sampling guide, to search for the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)  or target compound of available tests and methods. If an application i...
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019 at 12:03 PM
Where do I find exposure limits for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs)?
Because of the wide variety of APIs and dynamics of the pharmaceutical industry, there are very few defined regulatory or published health limits (such as P...
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019 at 12:22 PM
I need urgent results for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) testing.
Quicker than standard report delivery times can be arranged. Please coordinate with our Laboratory team by phone or email prior to sample receipt. Spe...
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019 at 12:37 PM
How do I order sampling media?
Sampling media can be ordered online, or through our Lake Zurich facility. Media is shipped to the address provided and is included in the cost of analy...
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019 at 12:39 PM
How do I ship samples back?
Short term storage and shipping conditions are specified by method. Use adequate and appropriate packing to protect samples during shipment. For Internat...
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019 at 12:45 PM
What happens if I submit samples on the wrong media?
Our laboratory will review if the submitted media was evaluated during method development.  If yes, and results were satisfactory, analysis will proceed...
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019 at 12:47 PM
How long can I keep unsued media?
Bureau Veritas Laboratories supplied media is barcoded and tracked. Limit supplies to 60 days at US locations, or up to 120 days at international location...
Tue, 7 May, 2019 at 8:41 AM