Médecins Sans Frontières Steam Sterilizer

Médecins Sans Frontières

The MSF Steam Sterilizer is a prototype that uses steam to sterilize surgical equipment quickly, effectively, and with lower water usage for settings with reliable access to electricity and water.

Product description

The MSF Steam Sterilizer is a prototype that uses steam to sterilize surgical equipment quickly, effectively, and with lower water usage for settings with reliable access to electricity and water.

Target region(s)
Distributors/implementing organizations

This product has not been widely distributed as of July 2016, however, it will begin field testing in Haiti by the end of 2016 with implementation in MSF field hospitals.

Market suggested retail price

$25,000Interview with representative

Competitive landscape

This product was developed with the intention to improve upon Robustex 90L. Source: MSF Steam Sterilizer.

SDG targeted

This product seeks to reduce infections by achieving safe and effective sanitization of surgical equipment. Source: MSF Scientific Days Poster

Target user(s)

Sterile practitioners; medical professionals

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