gas sterilization


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gas sterilization

[¦gas ‚ster·ə·lə′zā·shən]
(microbiology)
Sterilization of heat and liquid-labile materials by means of gaseous agents, such as formaldehyde, ethylene oxide, and β-propiolactone.
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The strip can meet any standard dimension and is customized to further reduce Tyvek costs to help promote the efficacy of gas sterilization.
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Suitable low-temperature gas sterilization methods include carbon dioxide, nitrogen dioxide, and hydrogen peroxide (these can also sometimes be used in conjunction with a standard process).
This material is suitable for air-permeable packaging and gas sterilization. The UHMWPE material is crosslinked with gamma rays, heated to the deformable temperature, compressed or extruded, and cooled.
Manufacturers using this system are able to effectively meet any standard dimension, further reducing Tyvek costs and promoting the efficacy of gas sterilization.
All the pouches include steam and gas sterilization indicators.
"When utilizing gas sterilization, the allowable residual limits have recently decreased," said Sparks.