Status of radiation sterilization of healthcare products in China Conference

fiu authors


  • This paper describes the status of 60Co radiation facilities both in service and under construction in China and examines the future market for radiation sterilization of healthcare products. Policies for developing the industry of radiation sterilization are also put forward; these include implementation of appropriate quality systems, scale-up and merging of existing radiation facilities, development of electron beam radiation for sterilization purposes and increasing awareness of the technology of radiation sterilization. © 2004 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

publication date

  • September 1, 2004

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

start page

  • 589

end page

  • 593


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