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testing for chemotherapy contamination

You Care About Safety

USP 800 and the National Institute for Occupational Health & Safety (NIOSH) recommend that institutions perform medical surveillance and testing including wipe sampling at least every 6 months to ensure the safety of patients and employees working with hazardous drugs.

USP 800 wipe sampling

Sample in 7 Easy Steps

  1. Lay the frame
  2. Pour provided solvent into test tube cap
  3. dip swab into cap until all solvent is absorbed
  4. Wipe horizontally
  5. Flip the swab and wipe vertically
  6. Insert swab in the vial
  7. Complete the Chain-of-Custody
LCMSMS

Accurate Results

The SafeChemo sampling kit is a simple way to perform accurate wipe sampling in compliance with USP 800 for the detection and quantification of chemotherapy drugs on surfaces.  Upon arriving at our laboratory, the samples are analyzed by LCMSMS with rigorous QA/QC.

Careful consideration has been made when designing our USP 800 wipe sample kit to prevent cross contamination.

The last thing you want is to show contamination where it doesn't really exist!

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List of Cytotoxic Analytes

Cytotoxic Chemicals CAS# Properties
F.W. Formula pka pkP Melting point (˚C)
1
5-Fluorouracil (5-FU)
51-21-8 130.08 C4H3FN2O2 8 -0.8 282-283
2
Ifosfamide
3778-73-2 261.09 C7H15Cl2N2O2P 13.24 0.8 39-41
3
Cyclophosphamide
 6055-19-2 279.10 C7H17Cl2N2O3P 12.78 0.8 48-49
4
Docetaxel
700367-34-6 807.88 C43H53NO14•xH2O 10.96 2.4 232
5
Paclitaxel
33069-62-4 853.91 C47H51NO14 10.36 3 216-217
6
Methotrexate
59-05-2 454.44 C20H22N8O5 4.7 -1.82 195
7
Busulfan
55-98-1 246.3 C6H14O6S2 -0.52 106-107
8
Cytarabine
 147-94-4 243.22 C9H13N3O5 12.55 -2.8 186-188
9
Vincristine Sulfate (VCN)
2068-78-2 825 C46H58N4O14S 5 2.82 230
10
Daunorubicin Hydrochloride
23541-50-6 563.98 C27H30ClNO10 9.53 1.83 208-209
11
Etoposide (ETP)
33419-42-0 588.56 C29H32O13 9.33 0.6 236-251
12
Doxorubicin
23219-92-8 543.52 C27H29NO11 9.53 1.27 229-231
13
Carboplatin
41575-94-4 371.25 C6H12N2O4Pt 1.06 228-230
14
Cisplatin
15663-27-1 300.05 Cl2H6N2Pt -2.19 270
15
Oxaliplatin
61825-94-3 397.29 C8H14N2O4Pt -0.47 196