Medical devices decontamination, a new perspective For a day in Dublin, almost 300 delegates are going to discuss “Decontamination – It ain’t what you do, it’s the way that you do it, this year’s theme of the Irish Decontamination Institute …

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CROWDFUNDING & MEDICAL DEVICES Aseptium, to our knowledge, is the first Highland business to have successfully completed a crowdfunding campaign to develop medical devices. Twice. With the first campaign funded in August 2016 and the second in July 2018 we …

Second successful Seedrs campaign Read more »

Christin Denis opened the session about the instrument cleaning saying that cleaning is the most important and the most problematic decontamination process. This year’s World Sterilisation Congress included a lot of discussion about the comparison of allowable contamination limits at …

World Sterilisation Congress Bonn 2017 Read more »

We moved. From the 1st September we are in Aurora House on the University of Highlands and Islands campus in Inverness. Why should you care? Because we noticed a few lessons during that move that, we believe, apply to most …

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After weeks of hard work, the moment has arrived: we have finally revealed the new uSonic washer. Just in time for the 4-day conference with potential distributors from Belgium and the USA. The Belgian company operates not only within the …

Hard work pays off Read more »

Everyone talks about optimising washer disinfector cycles and I have presented my holistic approach to the subject before in the Volume 19, No. 2 issue of this journal. Since that time, however, there was a significant development on the statutory …

Internal affairs – cleaning the bloody mess (the one about washer disinfector cycle optimisation) Read more »

As of 1st February 2017 you can find us at this address: Here are a few photos of our shared office space in the Pathfinder Accelerator. Photos of our new lab to follow! Share this Post

This is really a continuation of the line of thinking from one of my first blogs/articles entitled “process versus result”. This time explored through sustainability, a big word that is now in fashion. Sustainability is often simplified to “being green” …

Prewash, Mainwash and Greenwash – sustainability in decontamination context Read more »

For some time now I have been thinking about the shape of the decontamination process. Almost everyone is now familiar with the famous multicolour diagram depicting the concept of surgical equipment reprocessing. That’s good news. However, at the same time, …

Extrospective approach to decontamination – the need for the external perspective Read more »