This standard has been reviewed* and then confirmed in 2009.
ISO 11138-2:2006 provides specific requirements for test organisms, suspensions, inoculated carriers, biological indicators and test methods intended for use in assessing the performance of sterilizers and sterilization processes employing ethylene oxide gas as the sterilizing agent, either as pure ethylene oxide gas or mixtures of this gas with diluent gases, at sterilizing temperatures within the range of 29 °C to 65 °C.
Edition: 2 (Monolingual) ICS: 11.080.01 Status: Published Stage: 90.92 (2014-04-04) TC/SC: ISO/TC 198 Number of Pages: 5
Revised by: ISO/NP 11138-2
Revises: ISO 11138-2:1994