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Surgical Instrument Cleaning Chemistries

Experience a more complete clean with surgical instrument cleaning chemistry solutions from STERIS. Our full line of instrument reprocessing chemistries includes:

  • Point-of-use solutions
  • Manual cleaning chemistries
  • Automated washing chemistries
  • Specialty chemistries

STERIS offers a wide range of cleaning chemistries to cover all your reprocessing needs!


Point of Use Products

Point of Use Products

  • Designed to be used at point of surgical procedures to initiate pre-cleaning, making future reprocessing easier

Prolystica Surgical Instrument Cleaning Chemistries

Prolystica® Surgical Instrument Cleaning Chemistries

  • Leading brand of surgical instrument cleaning chemistries
  • Removes hard-to-remove organic soils such as fatty lipids and proteins
  • Helps restore and protect surgical instruments and medical devices

Channel cleaning brushes designed to clean surgical instruments with medical grade nylon bristles

Instrument Cleaning Brushes

  • STERIS Instrument Cleaning Brushes help you deliver powerful manual cleaning results for surgical instruments

Cart Washer Chemistries

Cart Washer Chemistries

  • Designed for use in cart washers/disinfectors

Specialty Chemistries

Specialty Chemistries

  • Designed for the removal of a wide range of soils on a variety of medical instruments

Valsure Cleaning Chemistries

Valsure Cleaning Chemistries

  • Cleans effectively for the value-conscious Customer
  • Consists of a biodegradable formula



  • Quick cleaning verification results in 10 seconds
  • Easy-to-read color change test results
  • Conforms to ANSI/AAMI standards for cleaning verification tests1

VERIFY All Clean Test Washer Indicator

VERIFY® All Clean Test Washer Indicator

  • Provides a consistent, reproducible method to routinely check the performance of automated washer/disinfectors
  • Designed with ease of use in mind using a bright red test soil formula
  • Features a lot number on the end of each strip for easy traceability