ISO 17665-1:2006 specifies requirements for the development, validation and routine control of a moist heat sterilization process for medical devices.
Moist heat sterilization processes covered by ISO 17665-1:2006 include but are not limited to:
- saturated steam venting systems;
- saturated steam active air removal systems;
- air steam mixtures;
- water spray;
- water immersion.