Autoclave tape is an adhesive tape used in autoclaving (heating under high pressure with steam to sterilise) to indicate whether a specific temperature has been reached. Autoclave tape works by changing color after exposure to temperatures commonly used in sterilization processes, typically 121°C in a steam autoclave.
Features & Benefits
•Withstands sterilization by steam autoclaves and dry heat ovens
•Uses unique color-changing stripes to indicate whether autoclave cycle has been completed
•Allows user the choice of how much or little tape to cut from the continuous roll
•Accepts writing with permanent markers
•Several sizes available
Cut and stick small strips of the tape are apply to the items before they are placed into the autoclave