Hanford's Capabilities

• Hanford manufactures both sterile and non-sterile pharmaceutical and animal healthcare products for the North American market.


• Hanford has focused on aseptic manufacturing and there is general agreement in the industry that aseptic processing of sterile products is the single most difficult type of product to manufacture.


• Hanford has four-decades of experience as a company in aseptic processing and the cumulative experience of our personnel measures in the 100’s of years.


• Our senior level scientists and technologists have worked in the strict regulatory environment that is aseptic processing for 20 or more years.


• Key members of our management team have decades of experience in product manufacturing, client care, and support activities.


• Hanford manufactures product both to be sold under our own labels and contract manufacturers for a number of multi-national pharmaceutical and animal health care corporations and undergoes frequent audits and inspections from both our client base and regulatory agencies such as the FDA.

 

Success in manufacturing in such a highly regulated industry requires a breadth of capability in a wide range of disciplines. Hanford has the following organizational disciplines to support our sterile and non-sterile manufacturing operations:

Quality Control: Hanford maintains well-equipped and expertly staffed laboratories to conduct both chemical and microbiological analysis required by current global regulations. These scientists also conduct environmental monitoring and in-process testing activities, both of which have great regulatory significance.

 

Quality Assurance: Hanford has a cadre of experienced technical managers who ensure that our quality systems meet global requirements. Their efforts involve not only the assurance of our own manufacturing and release of production lots, but also ongoing self-assessment and continuing process and quality improvement.

 

Regulatory affairs: Our regulatory affairs professionals handle all communications with regulatory agencies and our customer's regulatory professionals.

 

Product Development: Hanford has the expertise to assist customers in the development and regulatory approval of their pharmaceutical products, we are fully equipped to handle pilot production, product analytical development, stability programs, and to assist in the preparation of regulatory submissions of all types..

 

Validation and Process Control: Hanford has the expertise to assist customers in the development and regulatory approval of their pharmaceutical products, we are fully equipped to handle pilot production, product analytical development, stability programs, and to assist in the preparation of regulatory submissions of all types.

 

Manufacturing: Hanford has manufactured liquid, liquid suspension, and aseptic powder products in a wide range of container closure systems. Product types we have manufactured include sterile vials and syringes as well as a wide variety of non-sterile products in various formats.