The prime function of ISO 14644-2 is to prove continued compliance with ISO 14644-1. The 2015 edition emphasises the need to consider a monitoring strategy in addition to the annual cleanroom revalidation or initial validation in order to gain a continuing flow of data over time and therefore providing a detailed view of the performance of the cleanroom.
Some benefits gained from monitoring include:
The expectation of this standard is for you to know and be able to demonstrate what parameters can affect the classification performance of your cleanroom relative to the risk of the purpose of the cleanroom, take into consideration how these parameters can influence each other, and to be able to show that your cleanroom is in a state of control.
The ISO 14644-2 key updates are listed in the attached document
Summary of steps involved in the Creation, Implementation & Maintenance of a Monitoring Plan
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