We are a prominent supplier of high-quality indicators for steam sterilization, which are lead free indicator labels. Our etigam’s process indicators have been especially designed to suit high temperature of 121 °c/1 bar or 134 °c/2 bar in steam autoclaves. These indicators cannot be used as an alternative of proper dosimetry but used for distinguishing steam exposed products from non-exposed products.
These indicators change its color from pink to dark brown during the steam sterilization process is being held. Our indicators can be placed anywhere either inside or outside of the packaging. These indicators have been manufactured in compliance with ISO 11140-1
These indicators are manufactured as per the ISO 11140-1 "sterilization of health care products - chemical indicators - part 1: general requirements, section 4. 1. And 6", and in compliance with nen-en 867-2 "non - biological systems for use in sterilizers - part 2: process indicators (class a)".
We saturate samples of each production in a steam autoclave under the following conditions:
- Temperature 121 °c (250°f) / 134 °c (272°f)
- Pressure 1 bar / 2 bar
- Time 16 minutes / 6 minutes
Wth the help of our ETO indicators, one can distinguish ETO treated products from untreated products.
Storage conditions and precautions:
- The indicators should be stored in a cool room temperature and dry
- The indicators must be protected from sunlight, chemicals or chemical vapors.
- Color change: pink - dark brown