low-temperature sterilization


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low-tem·per·a·ture ster·i·li·za·tion

(lō tempĕr-ă-chŭr steri-lī-zāshŭn)
Disinfection of items customarily with ethylene oxide gas; usually accomplished at ambient temperatures or temperatures below those used for autoclave, chemical vapor, or dry-heat oven sterilization.
Synonym(s): gas sterilization.
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The present contract is the provision by the Contractor to the Employer comprehensive services in the field of high-temperature and low-temperature sterilization of tools, medical equipment, linen and other operational range, in particular 1) an disinfecting, cleaning and maintenance review, packaging and sterilization of surgical instruments and medical equipment steam under pressureat temperatures of 1340C and 1210C2) service disinfecting, cleaning, overhaul maintenance, packaging and sterilization of medical equipment ethylene oxide and pazmie3) Service cleaning and disinfection of medical equipment4) The service packaging and sterilization operations linen and other material2.
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manufactures and markets the world-renowned STERRAD Sterilization Systems to accommodate virtually all low-temperature sterilization needs.
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president of ASP Worldwide, the new agreement reinforces ASP's position as the leading provider of low-temperature sterilization alternatives to ethylene oxide (EtO) among large group healthcare purchasing organizations.
Contract notice: "the provision of comprehensive services in the field of high-temperature and low-temperature sterilization of tools, medical equipment, linen operational and dressing material.
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and innovator of low-temperature sterilization systems, and Getinge/Castle, a worldwide supplier of disinfection, sterilization and surgical equipment for healthcare and scientific markets, today announced the formation of a new strategic alliance for North and South America.
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