Bio-Pharm: PharmaCab™ LP Series


An Automated GMP Cabinet Washer for IBC Cleaning

Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs) are commonly used in solid dosage pharmaceutical manufacturing as storage, transport and blending vessels. And like all other process items, IBCs must be cleaned.

Sani-Matic understands the importance of integrating a successful hygienic cleaning program into your pharmaceutical manufacturing process and designed the PharmaCab LP Series GMP Washer to wash IBCs, totes, tablet bins and other vessels containing hazardous and non-hazardous compounds.

The Sani-Matic PharmaCab LP Series meets cGMP and complies with the latest ASME BPE Cabinet Washer Standards.

The fully automated cabinet washer delivers repeatable and documentable cleaning and drying results with a series features:

  • Vertically descending spray arm cleans IBCs of varying heights
  • Non-threaded, 1/4 turn removable nozzles for easy inspection and cleaning
  • Proof of rotation sensors
  • Radiused Corners
  • External CIP and external dryer system
  • Pneumatically inflatable door gaskets
  • 40 user-defined recipes control system, S88 compliant

The Sani-Matic PharmaCab LP Series accommodates a variety of IBC sizes providing a complete, repeatable clean. Let’s talk about how the PharmaCab LP Series can help your hygienic cleaning process.


IBC gmp washer

Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs)

Standard Features
  • Wetted 316L stainless steel, 25 μin Ra, Non-wetted 304 stainless steel 32 μin Ra
  • Full radiused chamber corners
  • Non-threaded, 1/4 turn removable spray nozzles
  • Vertically controlled spray arm to clean IBC interior
  • Rotating spray coverage of IBC's exterior
  • Proof of rotation sensors
  • Allen-Bradley PLC CompactLogix with PanelView Plus HMI
  • Pneumatically inflatable EPDM door gaskets
  • External CIP system
  • External dryer system
  • Pit-mounted design
  • IBC outlet valve sprays
Optional Features
  • Double door (pass-through) design
  • Seismic zone anchorage calculations
  • Barrier flanges
  • Drain cooling valve
  • Remote chemical supply
  • 20 μin Ra finish
  • Electropolish (EP)
  • Passivation
  • Custom cabinet dimensions
  • Printer
  • Sample station
  • Sani-Matic Start-up Services
  • ASME tanks
  • Floor-mounted design
  • 3-D modeled parts racks
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