ICH Q3D Guideline: Elemental Impurities Analysis in Pharmaceutical Products

In the first half of this webinar, we will introduce the ICH/USP regulation and how to measure elemental impurities with the Agilent ICP-OES and/or ICP-MS instruments.

The second part of the webinar will focus on the Agilent software compliance solutions where you will see our options for data integrity as well as software features that simplify validating methods according to ICH/USP.


Uwe Noetzel
EMEAI Technical Coverage and Solutions
Agilent Technologies

Uwe joined Agilent as a GC/LC MS specialist in 1989. Since 1994 he is involved in ICP-MS as a Product Specialist. In 2001 he became part of the Agilent International Distributor Organization (IDO). Today his responsibility is the full Agilent Atomic Spectroscopy Portfolio in IDO


Andrew Brotherhood
Atomic Spectroscopy Application Engineer
Agilent Technologies

Andrew has over 15 years’ hands-on experience with ICP-MS, ICP-OES and Ion Chromatography instrumentation. He has mainly worked in the pharmaceutical analysis industry gaining significant experience with developing and validating methods to pharma regulations. Andrew started working for Agilent as a full time employee in January 2018 working as an Atomic Spectroscopy Application Engineer based at the Agilent Centre of Excellence in the UK.


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Quality Control | Elemental Impurities

With increasing awareness of the potential harmful effects of inorganic contaminants, regulatory organizations have provided new guidelines recommending analytical techniques, such as ICP-OES and ICP-MS, to monitor elemental impurities. Agilent offers integrated solution for confident elemental impurities testing.



USP <232>/<233> and ICH Q3D Elemental Impurities Analysis by ICP-OES

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