Join SGS at the Extractables and Leachables USA 2020 Virtual Event. Don't miss Dr. Dujuan Lu's presentation on A Mass Spectrometry Based Identification of a Leachable from Secondary Packaging.


October 26, 2020


October 28, 2020



Extractables and Leachables USA offers a unique opportunity for leading E&L experts and decision makers to discuss the latest updates on regulations, best practices, compliance, case studies, biocompatibility, BPOG, USP, advances in the sector, working group updates, and much more. Attendees will network, build beneficial relationships and hear panels featuring diverse industry perspectives on issues facing the E&L industry in both the US and globally.

Presentation: A Mass Spectrometry Based Identification of a Leachable from Secondary Packaging

Our expert Dr. Dujuan Lu, Life Sciences Technical Client Manager and Global Lead, will be presenting on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 11:30am EST.

Our Services

Extractables and leachables (E&L) studies enable the quantification and identification of the risks of potentially toxic leachable impurities migrating into a medicine or medical device from container closure systems, processing equipment or packaging. Our services include:


  • Extractables on final packaging
  • Extractables on process materials (SUS)
  • Leachables screening
  • Method development and validation
  • Leachable stability studies
  • Toxicological assessments

Medical Devices (MD):

  • Chemical characterization of MD
  • Leachables/simulation study
  • Topographical methods
  • Particle identification and determination
  • Failure mode analysis
  • Toxicological assessments