While we consider sterile items right off the production line, they can actually come into contact with many contaminants. To ensure that the final product is safe to use, a number of hygiene measures must be followed. One very important step in the medical device industry is bioburden testing. Below is a brief overview, by Technical Safety Services, of what this assessment entails and why it is a key component of the sterilization process.
This infographic was created by Technical Safety Services, provider of cleanroom testing