Autoclave Sterility (Spore Strip) Testing

The Laboratory offers mail-in Autoclave Sterility (Spore Strip) Testing for vertication of sterilization.  Services are available for steam/autoclave, dry heat, or ethylene oxide sterilization methods.

Annual program subscriptions are available for a fee of $85.00 and include the following services:

  • Certificate of participation
  • Monthly test kit (including controls and mailing supplies)
  • Monthly statement of test results provided to you and your local regulatory agency
  • Direct notification of a failed test will be given within 8 hours
  • All failed tests will be checked microscopically
  • Accurate and reliable results within 10 days of receipt

Spore Strip Flyer

To register for the Autoclave Sterility (Spore Strip) Testing program, click here.

For more information call the Laboratory at 989.758.3825.