While we consider new products to be sterile when it comes off the production line, the reality is that it can encounter many contaminants. For the final product to be safe to use, a number of proper sterilization steps must be followed. One initiative of particular importance in the medical device industry is bioburden testing. Check out the infographic below for a brief overview of what this process looks like and why it is an important part of the sterilization process.
This infographic was created by Technical Safety Services, provider of compressed gas air system testing