Gamma Radiation Testing
Most of the Medical Products that are covered in schedule C and C1 are commonly sterilized by Gamma radiation. An indicative list of these products is given below:
- Ayurvedic: Raw Materials, Herbs, Medicines, Granules.
- Metallic Products: Surgical Blades, Needles, Implants, Aluminum Caps, Containers etc.
- Pharmaceuticals: Silver Sulphadiazene Cream, Gelatin Capsule, Bentonite Charcoal, Ergot Powder,Absorbable gelatin, Ophthalmic preparations in paraffin base and oil base, Skin Ointment in Polyethylene glycol base.
- Plastic And Rubber Items: Petri-dish, Centrifuge Tube, Blood Collection Sets, Scalp Vein Sets, Shunt Valves, Rubber Gloves, Contraceptive Devices, Gowns, Wraps Covers, Sheets,etc.
- Surgical Disposables : Surgical Sutures, Bandages, Dressings, Gauge pads, Nappies, Delivery Kits etc, which are made of Cotton Wool and Gauge.
- Spices : Whole and in Processed form.