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Herbal Preparations/Medicine

EPTIS factsheet 138727 | Last revision 2022-11-09 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts138727 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts138727

PT provider
PT provider IFM Quality Services Pty Ltd IFM Quality Services Pty Ltd
Based in Australia
Language(s) English
Remarks All tests can be performed on all samples 3 × 130 g dry, medicinal/natural remedy material (A/B/C); Test as received. PH1: Lotion Count (cfu/g): Plate count, Yeast, Mould Detection (/10g, and 1g): Candida albicans, Coagulase positive Staphylococcus spp, E. coli, Ps. aeruginosa PH2: Herbal Tea Count (cfu/g): Plate count 37°C, Yeast, Mould Detection (/10g and /1g): E. coli, Salmonella spp, Coagulase positive Staphylococcus spp, Clostridium perfringens, Pseudomonas aeruginosa PH3: Capsules, Unpresssed tablets Count (cfu/g): Plate count 37°C, Yeast, Mould Detection (/10g and /1g): Candida albicans, E. coli, Ps. aeruginosa, Pseudomonas spp, Salmonella spp, Coagulase positive Staphylococcus spp, Gram negative bacteria (bile tolerant) See the IFM Perpetual Schedule for more information: https://proficiency.ifmqs.com.au/dropbox/information/PT_Microbiology_Perpetual_Schedule.xlsx
Product groups Pharmaceutical products, drugs
Testing fields Microbiology
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Herbal Preparations (synthesized) Plate count 37°C all methods
Mould count all methods
Yeast count all methods
Clostridium perfringens detection all methods
E.coli detection all methods
Gram-negative bacteria (bile tolerant) detection all methods
Salmonella species detection all methods
Coagulase-positive staphylococci detection all methods
Candida albicans detection all methods
Pseudomonas aeruginosa detection all methods
Pseudomonas species detection all methods
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Laboratories testing pharmaceutical products or components
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants 50+
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by A2LA on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee AUD$550 per round (plus shipping)
Regularly operated Yes (3 rounds per year)
Year of first operation 1997
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
IFM Quality Services Pty Ltd
P.O.Box 877, Unit 4/58 Stennett Road
2565 Ingleburn NSW

Phone: +61 2 9618 3311
Fax: n/a
Web: http://www.ifmqs.com.au http://www.ifmqs.com.au
IFM Team
Phone: +61 2 9618 3311
Email: Support@ifmqs.com.au Support@ifmqs.com.au
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Australia, Ms Luminita Antin. Ms Luminita Antin.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5