Quantifying the Economic Benefits for the Growth Direct System


To survive and thrive in an increasingly competitive economy, most pharmaceutical manufacturers have adopted Lean initiatives within their production areas. But an often-overlooked area, quality control, has been left untouched by Lean initiatives.


This paper explains how pharmaceutical companies can achieve maximum efficiency by evaluating and streamlining microbial quality control procedures using Lean principles, including automated rapid microbial methods such as Growth Direct.