What Are Cleanroom Wipes?

To the casual observer, it may seem that you can use a normal wipe or cloth to clean or absorb spills in a cleanroom, but this is not the case. In fact, using improper wipes can often contribute to contamination. Cleanroom wipes are different from ordinary wipes because they are designed and engineered specifically for […]

Current EU GMP Annex 1 Update: What Does It Mean for Your Socks?

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Have you been keeping track of the recent developments in cleanroom apparel requirements? Have you already begun incorporating the updated EU GMP Annex 1 chapter regarding personal protective equipment (PPE) into your Contaminations Control Strategy (CCS)? If not, please read on and learn about the impact of the new specifications regarding PPE for cleanroom personnel, […]

Berkshire International Moves To New UK Headquarters and Manufacturing Facility


GREAT BARRINGTON Mass., February 2022/Berkshire Corporation, a world leader in manufacturing cleanroom products, announced Berkshire International, Ltd. recently completed the new headquarters and manufacturing facility in Wymondham, Norfolk, UK.   Will Baeker, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, noted: “This state-of-the-art, 1900 sq/m facility will strengthen our continued investment in the future of our […]

Should you Double Mask in a Cleanroom?


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated their website this past week regarding new recommendations for Double Masking protocols for folks in public settings. The CDC is suggesting wearing a 3-layer single use disposable mask with a nose wire for prevention of air leaking out of the top of the mask, underneath a reusable cloth mask. Berkshire […]