Ethylene Oxide (EO) Sterilization is used for gas compatible devices of all types and configurations for both terminal sterilization as well as sterilization of reusable devices. LSO provides contract EO sterilization services for both purposes, as well as EO validation services. We break our EO service offering into two groups, Small Batch Processing, and Large Batch processing.
At LSO, we are uniquely positioned to support R&D, custom product, and lean manufacturing EO cycles in our two in-house, 3M Steri-Vac™ sterilizers ~8 cubic feet, validated chambers. We also provide in-house BI testing. These unique in-house capabilities enable us achieve faster turn-around times and provide services in a cost effective and efficient way.
|Chamber Size:||18" H x 20" W x 38" D|
|Standards Performed:||ISO 11135 - 2007|
|Cycle Types and Temps:||37°C - 55°C (Typical 55°C)|
Cycle Parameter Ranges
|Exposure Time:||1 - 8 hours (Standard is 4 hours)|
|Applications:||Medical Devices and Hospital Reusable Instruments|
LSO also provides large batch EO Sterilization processing in association with our partners, utilizing a broad inventory of chamber sizes.
All processing is performed in accordance with ISO 11135.