Chemistry

Validated, sustainable instrument chemistries are critical to ensure the effectiveness of sterilization or disinfection of medical devices.

Case Medical chemistries are highly concentrated so they cost less and are made from the world’s most environmentally preferred chemistries so they are safer to use. Awarded the Safer Choice label by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for its cleaners and lubricant, the company’s instrument chemistries are safer to use, safer for disposal into the waste water stream, and validated in independent laboratories for outstanding cleaning effectiveness.

Recognizing that cleaning is a multi-step process, Case Medical offers products for each step in the decontamination process:  multi-enzymatic cleaners for pre-cleaning, soaking, and automated washers; pH neutral detergents with high detergency and high levels of chelating agents to remove hard water ions; water soluble instrument lubricant; a neutral rinse aid and drying agent; as well as stainless steel cleaners, ink and adhesive remover, and surface wipes formulated with U.S. EPA Safer Choice awarded chemicals. Designed for manual and automated cleaning, Case Solutions and SuperNova cleaners are highly effective and proven to be safer for people, animals and the planet. Containing only the safest ingredients, Case Medical’s chemistries are dye free, fragrance free, free rinsing and may be released directly into the waste water stream.

Meeting All Standards for Device Reprocessing

Case Medical cleaners meet all requirements for sustainable chemistry. The company is a 2017 Safer Choice Partner of the Year, recognized for its commitment to safer chemistry. Furthermore, their reprocessing products meet all criteria as listed in ANSI/AAMI ST79 for ideal cleaning agents. Independently validated for biodegradability and free rinsing, Case Solutions and SuperNova cleaners have been validated to reach > 99.9% removal of organic soil and bioburden, and show potential to inactivate infectious agents in ongoing studies with USGS.

Download our brochure for more information on Case Medical’s cleaning and decontamination products. Click here to read about our recommended reprocessing instructions.