Boston Analytical Moves into New Cutting Edge Laboratory - Significant increase in lab capacity and modernization of equipment (View a virtual tour)

(Salem, NH) January 10, 2017 — Boston Analytical, the Life Sciences Division of Alpha Analytical, recently moved into its new 30,600 square foot building which houses high-tech chemistry and microbiology laboratories. This expanded space has increased lab capacity by 55% and stability storage by 130% with 8 new chambers including a large capacity walk-in chamber.

The new location has a dedicated lab for Extractables and Leachables and six new HPLC instruments to improve capacity in Chromatography. The building's ISO classified clean room allows Boston Analytical to expand capabilities in sterility testing beyond its VHP isolation chamber. Modernization of the chemistry lab includes increased volume in release and stability testing by adding five dissolution units.

"Redundancy has been gained in key areas to include additional atomic absorption and ion chromatography instruments", explained Mike Molloy, Boston Analytical's Technical Director. "Our TOC (Total Organic Carbon) instrument has also been upgraded to Sievers m9 in place of our Sievers 900. All of this new equipment and extended capacity will allow us to successfully meet the needs of our increasing pharmaceutical client base."

With an escalating demand for its services and developing client needs, Boston Analytical continues to expand. Its new ultramodern space has improved employee satisfaction by providing them with the latest in pharmaceutical testing technology as well as an attractive place in which to work.

Boston Analytical provides a variety of the highest quality analytical testing services to support CMC for Drug Development and Release Testing, including complete Stability Testing, Analytical Development Testing, and Microbiology Testing. Its testing services are used by Pharmaceutical, Biopharmaceutical and Medical Device companies worldwide.

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Boston Analytical, the Life Sciences Division of Alpha Analytical, is a cGMP compliant, FDA/DEA registered, ISO/IEC-17025:2005 certified analytical laboratory located in Salem, NH. Boston Analytical provides testing services to Pharmaceutical and Medical Device companies worldwide including Analytical Testing and Method Development, Microbiological Testing and EM Services, Stability Testing & ICH-compliant Storage, and Extractables & Leachables Studies.