What is a peel pack?
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Likewise, people ask, what is the purpose of wrapping instruments for sterilization?
Packaging materials (e.g., wrapped or container systems) allow penetration of the sterilizing agent and maintain sterility of the processed item after sterilization.
Likewise, what is Steripeel made of? Steripeel pouches are ideal to pack quickly, easily, safely. They are made of a breathable medical grade paper that is heat sealed to a unique Multi-X9 nine layer film that resists high temperatures but has high tensile strength.
One may also ask, how long are sterile peel packs good for?
Heat-sealed, plastic peel-down pouches and wrapped packs sealed in 3-mil (3/1000 inch) polyethylene overwrap have been reported to be sterile for as long as 9 months after sterilization.
When placing instruments in a peel pack the tips should always face the paper side of the pack?