Indications for Use
The Comply™ lead free process indicators for steam, including Comply™ 1322 lead free steam indicator tape, are designed for use by a health care provider to accompany individual units to demonstrate that the unit has been exposed to the sterilization process and to distinguish between processed and unprocessed units. Use the Comply™ 1233 lead free steam indicator tape in validated 250°F/121°C, 270°F/132°C, 273°F/134°C, and 275°F/135°C steam sterilization processes.
Use the lead free steam indicator tape to demonstrate that packs have been exposed to the sterilization process. The tape is designed to secure packs wrapped with untreated woven and disposable non-woven, paper and paper/plastic wraps.
- Do not use with dry heat, ethylene oxide, or other low temperature sterilization processes.
- Potential problems may occur with marginal adhesion and/or adhesive residue if using the lead free steam indicator tape to secure packs wrapped with barrier-treated, woven polyester fabrics.