CEN - EN ISO 11607-1
Packaging for terminally sterilized medical devices - Part 1: Requirements for materials, sterile barrier systems and packaging systems
|Publication Date:||1 June 2009|
|ICS Code (Sterilized packaging):||11.080.30|
This part of ISO 11607 specifies the requirements and test methods for materials, preformed sterile barrier systems, sterile barrier systems and packaging systems that are intended to maintain sterility of terminally sterilized medical devices until the point of use.
This part of ISO 11607 is applicable to industry, t o health care facilities, and w herever medical devices are placed in sterile barrier systems and sterilized.
This part of ISO 11607 does not cover all requirements for sterile barrier systems and packaging systems for medical devices that are manufactured aseptically. Additional requirements might also be necessary for drug/device combinations.
This part of ISO 11607 does not describe a quality assurance system for control of all stages of manufacture.
This part of ISO 11607 packaging materials and/or systems used to contain a contaminated medical device during transportation of the item to the site of reprocessing or disposal