Category Archives: Medical

Protein Residue Testing Vs ATP – A Comparative Analysis

The following comparative analysis was recently published by Terragene® to clarify the difference between Protein Residue Testing Vs ATP to end the confusion spread within the healthcare sector about Swab techniques and the HTM01-01:2016 requirements. To start with, it is necessary to explain that the ATP testing was born to serve a specific purpose in…

Water Saving for Laboratory Facilities

Water Saving - Autoclaves are the most important piece of equipment used in hospitals and research institutions to disinfect instruments and other items part of the everyday workload. The purpose of sterilisation is to destroy all living microorganisms that include spores, viruses and bacteria including those that cause infection or disease (pathogens). Although other types of…

Tested EFFICACY All the phases of laboratory tests

Tested EFFICACY All the phases of laboratory tests. How Sychem meets expectations Almost without exception many disinfectant wipes / sprays / solutions will support their antimicrobial efficacy claims with tightly controlled laboratory tests against specific microbes. These are known as ‘phase 2’ laboratory tests. Understanding ‘phase 2’ test conditions is an essential element of product…