Product Overview

BD125X/2 Chemical Indicator Bowie & Dick Test Pack

Product Details

Size (mm): Length: 350 x Width: 200 x Height: 128

Weight: 3474.60kg

Key Benefits

Detects inadequate air removal and steam penetration in vacuum-assisted Steam sterilisers.

Problems will be shown as heterogeneous colour change from yellow into dark brown/black.

Visual results which reduces the chances of misinterpretation.

Ready to use – no need to construct test packs.

100% Lead Free.

20 packs per box.

Product code: BD125X.

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Additional Information

Usage
Bowie & Dick test pack detects inadequate air removal and steam penetration in vacuum-assisted Steam sterilizers. Cycles of 16.9 min at 121 °C, 4 minutes at 132°C and 3.5 minutes at 134 ºC.
WARNING: Corroborate the conditions of use on the product label.
Applicable Regulation
Designed under Quality Management System standards ISO 13485:2016/NS-EN ISO 13485:2016.
ISO 11140-1:2014 and ISO 11140-4:2007.
Characteristics
Type 2 Chemical Indicator.
Initial Color: yellow.
Final Color: dark brown/black (should change homogeneously in the whole sheet).
Size: 16 mm x 125 mm x 125 mm (approximate).
Assembly: permeable barriers - 1 Glassine paper - 1 B&D Test Sheet - permeable barriers. Wrapped with crepe paper.
NOTE: Air removal or steam quality problems will be shown as heterogeneous color change into dark brown/black on the test sheet, such as lighter areas in the center or a non-uniform color change.
100 % Lead Free
To interpret results visually, use the reference found in the indicator.
Optionally, the readout of the chemical indicator can be done using Trazanto Automatic Quality Control and Traceability System (see instructions for use in device´s manual).
Environmental conditions during manufacture
15-30 ºC (room temperature), RH 30-80 %.
Storage conditions
T = 10-30 ºC, RH 30-80 %, keep out of direct light.
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Transportation conditions
Storage conditions should be strictly followed. Transport in closed and reinforced boxes in order to avoid damages. Transportation of this product does not represent a risk for health.
Shelf-life
5 years.
Packing
20 units per box.
Packing information: product´s description, process for intended use, classification according to regulation, storage conditions, manufacturer information and data on pack´s label.
Labelling
On product: label printed with Type 1 indicator ink, turns from blue (not exposed) to dark grey/black (exposed). Product´s code and description, intended use, process for intended use, classification according to regulation, storage conditions, batch number, expiration date and datamatrix code.
On product´s box: Product´s code and description, process for intended use, color change, presentation, batch number, expiration date, bar code and datamatrix code.
Possible target markets
Healthcare, Food, Pharmaceutical and Medical Industries.
Other important information
Read product’s directions for use thoroughly before use.
Description of identified and/or predictable risks which could represent a risk for the product
Do not store the product near sterilizing agents.
Do not expose this product to EO, Dry Heat or any sterilization process other than Steam.
Do not use a Bowie & Dick Test Pack in gravity displacement steam sterilization cycles (where there is no pre-vacuum phase to check) or any kind of sterilization processes other than vacuum-assisted Steam.
Do not reuse the sterilizer until the chemical indicator has changed homogeneously into the color indicated in the product.


Bowie Dick Test Packs

Steam penetration process challenge device

£81.60

Detects inadequate air removal and steam penetration in vacuum-assisted Steam sterilisers.

Problems will be shown as heterogeneous colour change from yellow into dark brown/black.

Visual results which reduces the chances of misinterpretation.

Ready to use – no need to construct test packs.

100% Lead Free.

20 packs per box.

Product code: BD125X.