BS EN ISO 11140

BS EN ISO 11140 provides guidance on the application of chemical indicators for monitoring sterilisation processes.

Document BS EN ISO 11140
Full Title BS EN ISO 11140 Sterilisation of Health Care Products – Chemical Indicators
Applies British, European and International
Sector Medical
Covers Steam Sterilisers
Status SOME PARTS WITHDRAWN
 

About BS EN ISO 11140

This document replaces several documents from the BS EN 867 range.

Guidance is provided on the application of chemical indicators for monitoring sterilisation processes.

Part 1: (BS EN ISO 11140-1:2009) General Requirements 

This document provides general requirements for use of chemical indicators for monitoring sterilisation processes.

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Previous Versions: BS EN ISO 11140-1:2005

Part 2: (ISO 11140-2:1998) Test equipment and Methods

This document provides requirements for test equipment and methods of test for chemical indicators in order to conform with part 1.

Status: WITHDRAWN - Superseded by ISO 18472:2006
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Part 3: (ISO 11140-3:2009) Class 2 indicator systems for use in the Bowie and Dick-type steam penetration test

This document provides requirements for Class 2 indicators for use in Bowie Dick steam penetration tests.

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Previous Versions: BS EN ISO 11140-3:2007

Part 4: (ISO 11140-4:2007) Class 2 indicators as an alternative to the Bowie and Dick-type test for detection of steam penetration

This document provides alternatives to Class 2 indicators specified in part 3.

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Part 5: (ISO 11140-5:2007) Class 2 indicators for Bowie and Dick-type air removal tests

This document provides requirements for Class 2 indicators for use in Bowie Dick air removal tests, specifically steam sterilisation process pre-vacuum stage.

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