Review Notes DETAILS
HYDROGEN PEROXIDE GAS PLASMA
Sterilization with hydrogen peroxide plasma is a low-pressure, low-temperature, nontoxic process
Hydrogen peroxide gas plasma should not be used to sterilized powders and liquids or water-absorbing items.
Peroxide-absorbing packaging material should not be used.
muslin wraps, cellulose-based products like paper/plastic and wrappers
Tyvek pouches are acceptable packaging material. Trays and container systems must be approved for the sterilization process
Hydrogen peroxide gas can be used to sterilize:
catheters, endoscopes, laparoscope, plastics, electrical devices and orthopedic instruments