I'm looking for some guidance on the USP requirement for growth
promotion of media. I work for a medical device company (non-sterile
manufacturing) and I use TSA and SDA RODACS and RCS strips for
environmental monitoring. My lab is very new and I do not have the
capability to perform GP yet. The vendor of the media performs GP
prior to releasing it to customers. I have written in to our
procedures to confirm that this testing is passing and we obtain
CofA's for all media used. Is this enough? Or am I not in compliance
by not performing GP myself?
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