Low Temperature Sterilization
Proven Methods and Cool Results for Low Temperature Sterilization
For items that cannot be sterilized in steam sterilizers—such as flexible endoscopes—sterile processing departments need to find the right balance of ethylene oxide and vaporized hydrogen peroxide sterilization to help manage costs, comply with manufacturers’ IFUs, and effectively sterilize critical instruments.
Introducing the 3M™ Steri-Vac™ Sterilizer/Aerators GS Series, state-of the-art EO sterilizers that:
Monitor Ethylene Oxide sterilization cycles with biological indicators and chemical indicators as part of your sterilization assurance program.
3M™ Steri-vac™ Sterilizer GS Series – First Impressions at the IAHCSMM Conference
A Low-Cost Solution for High-Value Instruments
When planning for your department’s low temperature sterilization needs, look to the 3M™ Steri-Vac™ Sterilizer/Aerator 100% Ethylene Oxide System for an overall lower cost per cycle than leading vaporized hydrogen peroxide (H202) systems. Ethylene oxide is gentle on your high-value devices, which may help to extend device life and reduce the need for costly repairs or replacement.
Your budget benefits through:
Download the Steri-Vac Sterilizer GS series brochure to learn more.
Monitoring You Can Count On
Get the data you need to document your quality control processes with quality control monitors for Ethylene Oxide sterilization. Biological indicators, chemical indicators, indicator tapes, and record keeping tools from 3M can help you monitor all critical aspects of your low temperature sterilization processes.
See all the 3M low temperature sterilization monitoring products.