ISO 11138-5:2006

Sterilization of health care products -- Biological indicators -- Part 5: Biological indicators for low-temperature steam and formaldehyde sterilization processes

ISO 11138-5:2006 provides specific requirements for test organisms, suspensions, inoculated carriers, biological indicators and test methods intended for use in assessing the performance of sterilization processes employing low-temperature steam and formaldehyde as the sterilizing agent.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2006-07
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages :
  • :
    ISO/TC 198
    Sterilization of health care products
  • 11.080.01
    Sterilization and disinfection in general

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