CHEMICAL DISINFECTANTS BASED ON PHENOLIC ACTIVE COMPONENTS AND GLUTARALDEHYDE

Publication Date

July 7, 2009

Patent Number

EP700248B1

Abstract

A method for cleaning and sterilizing a medical device comprises the steps of: placing the device into a container; cleaning the device in the container with a cleaning solution; rinsing the device in the container with a rinse solution; and vaporizing a liquid substance in the container to create a sterilant vapor and contacting the device with the vapor to effect sterilization of the device.

CHEMICAL DISINFECTANTS BASED ON PHENOLIC ACTIVE COMPONENTS AND GLUTARALDEHYDE