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SAVUNA GmbH Sterisafe-Toolsafe

Sterilization: key to success

SAVUNA GmbH presents practical solutions at MEDICA for efficient preparation and storage of medical instruments.

Augsburg, 6th October 2014 – At MEDICA, the world's largest medical trade fair (12th –15th November in Dusseldorf), SAVUNA GmbH is going to present its complete solutions for the cleaning, disinfection and sterilization of sensitive medical instruments that already have won numerous industry awards. The SAVUNA stand (Hall 12, B25) will focus this year on both the sterilization containers the company has developed for sterilizing thermolabile instruments and also its modular packaging system for the safe preparation, storage and transport of sensitive instruments.

Hub for the Medical Industry

At MEDICA, the world's largest trade fair for the medical sector held each year in Dusseldorf, 4,600 exhibitors from seventy countries will be presenting their solutions in the fields of electrical equipment, medical technology, laboratory technology, diagnostics, physiotherapy, orthopaedic technology, consumer goods, and information and communications technology.

Physicians, hospital and laboratory managers, nurses, physical therapists, the medical trade, health and care insurance provider will gather at this leading trade fair to exchange ideas and experiences and learn about the latest innovations and changes in the medical technologies market.

Sterilizing without Compromise

At stand B25 in Hall 12 of the Dusseldorf Messe, SAVUNA GmbH will present its complete solutions for sterilization, storage and transport of medical instruments.
Sterisafe is the name given to the company's high-performance plastic sterilization containers, especially designed for preparing thermolabile medical instruments. The low temperature sterilization is possible H2O2 gas plasma, formaldehyde or ethylene oxide. Of course Sterisafe container are also suitable for steam sterilization The treatment may be above a pH value of 11.5. Sterisafe meets both German and international standards and has been successfully used around the world for many years. Sterisafe® is available in seven different sizes. Depending on the model, the external measurements of these handy and compact containers range between 90 mm x 90 mm x 55 mm (weight: 85 g) and 450 mm x 292 mm x 102 mm (1,394 g). Sterisafe is translucent, impact-resistant and maintenance-free. Upper and lower shell are sealed together germ-free employing the principle of Pasteur’s swan neck.

Optimal Protection for the Sterile Cycle

Another highlight at SAVUNA's stand at MEDICA will be Toolsafe, a sophisticated system for individual storage, mechanical and manual cleaning and safe transport of instruments. The special design of grid baskets, grid trays and fixation strips allow the bottomside of the instruments to be cleaned mechanically as well. The minimal support surfaces allow sensitive medical instruments to be processed mechanically without rinsing shadows.
Toolsafe is available in silicone, metal or high performance plastic versions and works with the Sterisafe sterilization container. Sterisafe and Toolsafe can both be used with other commercially available containers, trays and baskets.

Individually and as a complete solution, Sterisafe and Toolsafe fully meet the requirements of the Robert Koch Institute and the recommendations of the German Society for the Supply of Sterile Goods (DGSV, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sterilgutversorgung).

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Founded in 2001, SAVUNA GmbH manufactures products for cleaning, disinfecting, sterilizing, storing and transporting sensitive instruments in hospitals and medical practices. Its core products are Sterisafe® and Toolsafe® . The company's solutions are characterised by being innovative and reliable in real-world praxis. This innovation is promoted by the company's continuous research and development work as well as its long-standing collaboration with renowned institutes and organisations such as Fraunhofer IGB. The company is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008. Its products have won numerous industry awards and are manufactured exclusively in Germany. This underscores the company's high quality standards for its own products and solutions.

Further Information:

SAVUNA GmbH, Ines Mock, Stadtjaegerstr. 2, D-86152 Augsburg phone: +49 (0) 8 21 80 86 40, fax: +49 (0) 8 21 80 86 444,,