Which types of glass used for injection?
USP type I (boro silicate glass) is used for liquid injection and USP type III ( soda lime silica glass) is used for dry powder injection.
Type I (Borosilicate Glass) container will used for containing all injectable preparations with acid, neutral and alkaline pH.
Type II (Treated Soda-Lime-Silica Glass) will used for acidic and neutral parenteral preparations
Type III (Soda-Lime-Silica Glass) will used for containing non-aqueous injectable preparations and those in powder form. It will be used for non-parenteral preparations