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CEN/TC 204
Sterilization of medical devices

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Structure Standards under development Published standards

CEN/TC 204 - Structure

CEN TC 204

Sterilization of medical devices

Standardization in the field of validation and monitoring of sterilization processes as used in manufacturing of medical devices.
Web:CEN/TC 204 Work Programme
Secretariat:BSI
Chairperson:Dr E. V. Hoxey
Secretary:Ms M. Di Carlo
Working Groups:
TC 204 / WG 1Ethylene oxide sterilization
TC 204 / WG 2Sterilization by irradiation
TC 204 / WG 3Steam sterilization
TC 204 / WG 4Co-ordination
TC 204 / WG 5Bioburden of medical devices
TC 204 / WG 6Microbiological quality of processed medical devices
TC 204 / WG 8Aseptic processing of medical devices
TC 204 / WG 9General requirements for sterilization

Structure Standards under development Published standards

CEN/TC 204 - Standards under development (work started, drafts issued)

ReferenceTitle
prEN ISO 11135 revSterilization of health-care products - Ethylene oxide - Requirements for the development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO/DIS 11135:2012)
prEN 556-2Sterilization of medical devices - Requirements for medical devices to be designated "STERILE" - Part 2: Requirements for aseptically processed medical devices
prEN ISO 11137-3 revSterilization of health care products - Radiation - Part 3: Guidance on dosimetric aspects (ISO 11137-3:2006)
prEN ISO 13408-7Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 7: Alternative processes for medical devices and combination products
FprCEN ISO/TS 13004Sterilization of health care products - Radiation - Substantiation of selected sterilization dose: Method VDmaxSD (ISO/TS 13004:2013)

Structure Standards under development Published standards

CEN/TC 204 - Published standards

ReferenceTitle
CEN ISO/TS 11135-2:2008Sterilization of health care products - Ethylene oxide - Part 2: Guidance on the application of ISO 11135-1 (ISO/TS 11135-2:2008)
CEN ISO/TS 11135-2:2008/AC:2009Sterilization of health care products - Ethylene oxide - Part 2: Guidance on the application of ISO 11135-1 (ISO/TS 11135-2:2008/Cor 1:2009)
CEN ISO/TS 17665-2:2009Sterilization of health care products - Moist heat - Part 2: Guidance on the application of ISO 17665-1 (ISO/TS 17665-2:2009)
EN 556-1:2001Sterilization of medical devices - Requirements for medical devices to be designated "STERILE" - Part 1: Requirements for terminally sterilized medical devices
EN 556-1:2001/AC:2006Sterilization of medical devices - Requirements for medical devices to be designated "STERILE" - Part 1: Requirements for terminally sterilized medical devices
EN 556-2:2003Sterilization of medical devices - Requirements for medical devices to be designated "STERILE" - Part 2: Requirements for aseptically processed medical devices
EN ISO 11135-1:2007Sterilization of health care products - Ethylene oxide - Part 1: Requirements for development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO 11135-1:2007)
EN ISO 11137-1:2006Sterilization of health care products - Radiation - Part 1: Requirements for development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO 11137-1:2006)
EN ISO 11137-1:2006/A1:2013Sterilization of health care products - Radiation - Part 1: Requirements for development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO 11137-1:2006/Amd 1:2013)
EN ISO 11137-2:2013Sterilization of health care products - Radiation - Part 2: Establishing the sterilization dose (ISO 11137-2:2013)
EN ISO 11137-3:2006Sterilization of health care products - Radiation - Part 3: Guidance on dosimetric aspects (ISO 11137-3:2006)
EN ISO 11737-1:2006Sterilization of medical devices - Microbiological methods - Part 1: Determination of a population of microorganisms on products (ISO 11737-1:2006)
EN ISO 11737-1:2006/AC:2009Sterilization of medical devices - Microbiological methods - Part 1: Determination of a population of microorganisms on products (ISO 11737-1:2006/Cor 1:2007)
EN ISO 11737-2:2009Sterilization of medical devices - Microbiological methods - Part 2: Tests of sterility performed in the definition, validation and maintenance of a sterilization process (ISO 11737-2:2009)
EN ISO 13408-1:2011Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 1: General requirements (ISO 13408-1:2008)
EN ISO 13408-1:2011/A1:2013Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 1: General requirements (ISO 13408-1:2008/Amd 1:2013)
EN ISO 13408-2:2011Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 2: Filtration (ISO 13408-2:2003)
EN ISO 13408-3:2011Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 3: Lyophilization (ISO 13408-3:2006)
EN ISO 13408-4:2011Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 4: Clean-in-place technologies (ISO 13408-4:2005)
EN ISO 13408-5:2011Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 5: Sterilization in place (ISO 13408-5:2006)
EN ISO 13408-6:2011Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 6: Isolator systems (ISO 13408-6:2005)
EN ISO 13408-6:2011/A1:2013Aseptic processing of health care products - Part 6: Isolator systems (ISO 13408-6:2005/Amd 1:2013)
EN ISO 14160:2011Sterilization of health care products - Liquid chemical sterilizing agents for single-use medical devices utilizing animal tissues and their derivatives - Requirements for characterization, development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO 14160:2011)
EN ISO 14937:2009Sterilization of health care products - General requirements for characterization of a sterilizing agent and the development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO 14937:2009)
EN ISO 17664:2004Sterilization of medical devices - Information to be provided by the manufacturer for the processing of resterilizable medical devices (ISO 17664:2004)
EN ISO 17665-1:2006Sterilization of health care products - Moist heat - Part 1: Requirements for the development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO 17665-1:2006)
EN ISO 20857:2013Sterilization of health care products - Dry heat - Requirements for the development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO 20857:2010)
EN ISO 25424:2011Sterilization of medical devices - Low temperature steam and formaldehyde - Requirements for development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices (ISO 25424:2009)
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