Cantel is a global company dedicated to delivering innovative infection prevention products and services for patients, caregivers, and other healthcare providers, which improve outcomes and help save lives. Through an expansive portfolio of medical, life sciences, and dental products, Cantel provides high-quality infection prevention solutions and unsurpassed service, touching millions of patients around the world each year.
A division of Cantel Medical, Crosstex manufactures a wide array of unique and innovative infection prevention and compliance products for the global healthcare industry.
Founded in 1953 and headquartered in Hauppauge, NY, Crosstex is a recognized leader for its portfolio of waterline treatment, biological monitoring, sterility assurance packaging and personal protection equipment (PPE). Sold in more than 100 countries, the products are distributed to medical, dental, industrial and veterinary practices and facilities.
MEDIVATORS (formerly Minntech Corporation), a Cantel Medical Company, is a medical technology innovator of life-impacting solutions for over 35 years. Their offerings improve healthcare and touch millions of lives in over 30 countries.
They offer cleaning solutions ideally suited for the toughest environment and are conveniently packaged for ease of use. These products have a low cost-per use, and are environmentally responsible and biodegradable.
• Sterilization Products • Hospital Disinfectants
A Biological Indicator (BI) is a well-characterized preparation of a specific microorganism with a known resistance to a specific sterilization process. They help monitor and confirm if the necessary conditions were met to kill a specified number of microorganisms for a given sterilization process.
Biological Indicators from Crosstex are available for the below sterilization process :
Superior detergents are necessary for effectively cleaning and removing bioburden and contaminants.
INTERCEPT™ Detergent is a next generation cleaning detergent formulated for use on medical instruments and devices, including flexible endoscopes. It is a unique surfactant based, non-enzymatic formulation specially developed for manual or automated cleaning of endoscopes, surgical instruments and accessories.
InterceptTM provides superior removal of biological and organic soils, and effectively penetrates bacterial biofilms found on and in endoscopes.
High Level Disinfectants
Rapicide™ OPA/28 is a High-Level Disinfectant that provides for superior cleaning of endoscopes.
This is an ortho-Phthalaldehyde based high-level disinfectant that features a long reuse life. With the same contact time and temperature for manual disinfection as in an automated endoscope reprocessor, RAPICIDE OPA/28 provides fast turnaround time for endoscopes.
5 minute disinfection time at room temperature (20°C)
Up to 28-day reuse life
Available for manual disinfection
Ready-to-use, no mixing or activation required
Easy to read RAPICIDE OPA-28 Test Strips accurately measure the minimum recommended concentration (MRC) of the disinfectant
RAPICIDE™ OPA-28 Test Strips are used in conjunction with Rapicide™ OPA/28 to effectively measure the minimum recommended concentration (MRC) of RAPICIDE OPA-28 High-Level Disinfectant. These test strips help users get the most cycles possible from their disinfectant solution.
Color chart to confirm concentration of solution is located on the side of the test strip bottle
Fast 3 second dip time, 90 second read time
Large, easy-to-read indicator pad
Definitive pass/fail color chart