Instrument Cleaning & Disinfection
Thorough pre-cleaning is an essential practice for any effective cleaning and disinfection procedure. Bacterial biofilms cause product failure, equipment contamination and increase the risk of health related infections. Whiteley Medical specialise in instrument cleaners and disinfectants for Endoscopy. All Endoscopy products are TGA registered and offer demonstrated cleaning efficacy.
Aidal® Plus is a stable, odour suppressed, mildly acidic 2% glutaraldehyde based sterilant suitable for use in Hospitals, Dental/Medical Surgeries and Veterinary Hospitals for the Sterilisation and High Level Disinfection of Critical and Semi Critical Medical Devices.
Aidal Plus Test Strips
Aidal® Plus Test Strips are a chemical indicator for use in determining whether the concentration of Glutaraldehyde, the active ingredient in Aidal® Plus High Level Disinfectant and Sterilant is above or below the Minimum Recommended Concentration (MRC) of 1.5% Glutaraldehyde established for this solution.
Matrix® removes conventional biological soils and bacterial biofilms on medical devices. Matrix® is specifically intended for use on endoscopes (rigid and flexible), dental instruments, complex medical devices and instruments.
Due to popular demand – Matrix® has now changed from Colourless to Aqua Blue at dilution.
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Matrix® Mint removes conventional biological soils and bacterial biofilms on medical devices. Matrix® Mint is specifically intended for use on endoscopes (rigid and flexible), dental instruments, complex medical devices and all other medical instruments.
Matrix® Wipes biofilm removing detergent wipes are ideal for precleaning endoscopes and other medical devices. Matrix® Wipes contain Matrix® biofilm removing solution – a patented formulation of surfactants specifically designed for removing biological soils and biofilms.
Medizyme proteolytic enzyme cleaner rapidly solubilises and removes blood and other protein deposits with minimal physical effort and without the use of cleaning equipment and abrasive or corrosive action.
Microl is designed for rinsing and/or drying of medical instruments and surfaces before sterilisation. Microl is 70% Ethanol and filtered to 0.2 microns for fast and effective sanitisation.
Opal® is an Ortho-Phthalaldehyde (OPA) based high level disinfectant that features a reuse period up to twice the length of competitors.* Opal® is suitable for manual disinfection of compatible semi-critical medical and dental devices and automated reprocessing of endoscopes and accessories. With the same contact time and temperature for manual disinfection and Automated Reprocessing, Opal® provides fast turnaround time for endoscopes.
Opal Test Strips
Opal® Test Strips are chemical indicators for use in determining whether the concentration of Ortho-Phthalaldehyde (OPA), the active ingredient in Opal®, is above or below the Minimum Recommended Concentration (MRC) of 0.35%. It is recommended the Opal® solution be tested before each disinfection cycle to ensure the concentration of OPA is above the MRC.
Hand Hygiene is recognised as the single most important feature of an effective Infection Prevention & Control program. Effective hand hygiene activity has shown to reduce healthcare associated infections (HAIs).
Bactol Alcohol Gel
Bactol® Alcohol Gel Waterless Hand Cleanser (Aust R 155397) contains 70% v/v alcohol and uses natural emollients to replace the skin’s lipids which are removed by alcohol. Bactol® Alcohol Gel maintains skin integrity leaving hands hygienic, soft and replenished.
Cleaning and disinfection of surfaces is of paramount importance to reducing HAI’s within the healthcare environment. Whiteley Medical’s innovative and internationally recognised surface disinfectants are proven to kill a broad range of pathogenic bacteria and are suitable for use in Endoscopy.
Instrumax® Pink is specially formulated and the only approved Instrument Grade Disinfectant (Low Level) within Australia. Instrumax® Pink helps reduce the risk of cross infection and is suitable for use on non medical applications including training masks, mannequins (CPR training), self contained underwater breathing apparatus and nebuliser face masks.
Australia’s No. 1 Hospital Grade Disinfectant! Viraclean® is a major development in advanced cleaning and hospital-grade disinfecting technology. Viraclean® passes TGA Option B and kills a broad range of other bacteria including VRE, MRSA, Hepatitis B Virus, Herpes Simplex Virus and Influenza Virus. Viraclean® simplifies complex cleaning and disinfection proceedures.
Clean and disinfect surfaces with V-Wipes hospital grade disinfectant wipes! V-Wipes unique pH neutral formula and high quality apetured fabric allow for fast, effective cleaning and disinfection of all surfaces within the healthcare environment.
Whiteley Medical offer specialised products designed for specific cleaning applications within Endoscopy.
GN Liquid is an excellent Aldehyde neutraliser and has the added benefit of changing the Aldehyde colour to brown 5 minutes after being added.