Bowie & Dick test monitors the effectiveness of air removal in vacuum assisted steam sterilizers. Designed for cycles of 3.5 minutes at 134ºC // 4.0 minutes at 132 °C.
ISO 11140-1:2014 and ISO 11140-4:2007
Class 1, according to risk.
Designed under Quality Management System standards ISO 13485:2003/NS-EN ISO 13485:2012.
Bowie & Dick Test Card Chemical Indicator.
Type 2 Chemical Indicator
Initial Color: purple
Final Color: green
Size: 89 mm x 48 mm x 0.33 mm
Material: 240 g/m2 one-side-laminated cardboard.
Weight: 1.14 g.
Cycle information can be recorded on the back of the card.
Air removal problems are shown as heterogeneous color change, i.e.
the presence of purple color.
100 % Toxic Heavy Metals free
Stainless steel re-usable Holder for Bowie & Dick Test Card of great resistance and durability coated by a protective layer.
Keeps BD8948X Test Card in place for proper assessment of sterilization cycle.
Height: 42.7 mm
Base: 133.2 mm x 72.4 mm
Upper part where the BD8948X Test Card fits: 93 mm x 53.5 mm
Environmental conditions during manufacture 15-30 ºC (room temperature), RH 30-80 %