Demands and policies for radiation sterilization of medical products in China Article

cited authors

  • Wang, C; Zhu, N; Teng, W; Zhang, J; Mi, X

fiu authors

abstract

  • This paper describes market demand for radiation sterilization of medical products such as medical latex gloves, disposable medical devices, packing material for medicine, etc. Policies for developing the industry of radia-tion sterilization are also put forward, including implementation of scaling-up and merging the existing radiation facilities, development of electron beam (EB) accelerators for sterilization purposes and increase of awareness of the radiation sterilization technology.

publication date

  • February 1, 2005

start page

  • 123

end page

  • 126

volume

  • 28

issue

  • 2