Sterilization Process Using an eto Sterilizer

by: dewi susanti An eto sterilizer is mainly used in sterilizing pharmaceutical and medical products that can’t withstand a normal (high temperature) steam sterilization. Devices sterilized using this sterilizer includes plastic packaging used in hospitals and electronic medical equipments among other equipments. The sterilization process in an Ethylene Oxide (ETO) sterilizer is different from the sterilization process in the common

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Know Better Medical Autoclave and How It Works

By Dewi Susanti Charles Chamberland, a French Microbiologist, was the inventor of medical autoclave in 1879. He was the one who worked alongside Louis Pasteur, the inventor of the Pasteurization process. The main function of a medical autoclave is to pressurize aqueous solutions and then heat up them over their boiling point, which will make the solution sterilized along with

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Discover Why the Statim Sterilizer is Perfect for Dentists

by dewi susanti There are many different types of autoclaves sold on the market but the Statim sterilizer is without a doubt the best autoclave for dentists. In an industry where time is money, the Statim sterilizer, which was created specifically for dental practitioners uses the latest state of the art technology to sterilize dental instruments in minutes. Produced by

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Ethylene Oxide Sterilizers – What You Need To Know

Ethylene Oxide Sterilizers are among the commonly used chemical methods of sterilization. They are often used alongside physical methods such as dry heat and autoclave steam sterilization. Ethylene oxide (EtO) gained popularity as a disinfectant for surgical and pharmaceutical products because it comes across as a very practical option. Working with the same efficiency as hot steam and high pressure,

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Considerations to Make When Stocking an Autoclave Laboratory

  by: dewi susanti An autoclave laboratory is mainly used for purposes of sterilizing medical instruments and equipments. This is so as to ensure that the equipments are infection free. It is worth noting that autoclaves provide high end sterilization through the destruction of pathogens and microorganisms such as bacteria & viruses. When looking forward to stocking a sterilization lab

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Medical Sterilizers to Get Rid of Pathogenic Microorganisms

While it might be easy to get rid of grime and dirt with a mere soap scrub, it isn’t the same for bacterial spores. Chemical disinfectants inhibit and eliminate pathogenic microorganisms, but they fail to do an absolute job. Bacterial spores are among the only living organisms that are impervious to destructive agents including chemical disinfectants. Thus, the use of

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4 Ways To Avoid Human Error In Autoclave Testing

by: dewi susanti Many times, autoclave testing may fail simply because of human error (operator error), rather than any major defect in the device. Hence, it is necessary to prepare effective systems for monitoring such failed tests. This will make it easier to identify any problems early and handle necessary repairs promptly. Moreover, such systems would create better chances of

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