Packaging & Sterilization
Conquering Sterilization Challenges
Specialty handling may be in order for sensitive products.
The Expanding Role of Biocides in Medical Devices
As pressure mounts to reduce hospital-acquired infections, device manufacturers will be expected to develop products with antimicrobial features.
Developments in Radiation Sterilisation
This article outlines significant recent developments in radiation sterilisation and some of the initiatives currently underway.
Packaging and Sterilization
FDA Sterilization Information
FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health offers sterilization information on the reuse of single-use devices from the AAMI, International Organization For Standardization (ISO), American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), British Standards Institution (BSI), European Committee For Standardization, Canadian Standards Association, Standards Association of Australia, United States Pharmacopeial Convention, Inc., and AOAC International.
Ethylene Oxide Sterilization Association
The Ethylene Oxide Sterilization Association is an organization of contract sterilizers, sterilizer manufacturers, and related companies promoting the safe use and handling of EtO for sterilization. The site contains news releases, a member list, a calendar of events, and a brief list of links.