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3M™ EO (ethylene oxide) Abator Model 50 System

Catalog Number 50AN3M ID 70200738030UPC 00707387524302
  • Converts EO to carbon dioxide and water with up to 99.9% efficiency.
  • Eliminates 99+% of EO emmissions
  • Allows connection for two Steri-Vac Sterilizers
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Specifications
  • Brand
    Steri-Vac
  • Depth
    105 cm
  • Depth (metric)
    105 cm
  • Environmental claim being made
    Yes
  • Evidence for Claim
    Externally Certified
  • Height
    80 cm
  • Height (Metric)
    80 cm
  • Industries
    Life Sciences
  • Model
    50AN
  • Most Significant Environmental Benefit of this SKU
    The 3M™ Abator uses a heat-producing reaction to convert EO exhaust from 3M™ Steri-Vac™ Sterilizers into CO2 and water vapor. With a conversion efficiency of 99.9+% under normal conditions, emissions of EO to the environment are virtually eliminated.
  • Product Type
    Abator
  • Product Use
    Accessory
  • Sterilization Method
    Ethylene Oxide (EO)
  • Trademark
    Steri-Vac
  • Width
    82 cm
  • Width (Metric)
    82 cm
Product Details
  • Converts EO to carbon dioxide and water with up to 99.9% efficiency.
  • Eliminates 99+% of EO emmissions
  • Allows connection for two Steri-Vac Sterilizers

The 3M™ EO (ethylene oxide) Abator Model 50 is an EO (ethylene oxide) emission control system for 3M Steri-Vac Sterilizers.

The 3M™ EO (ethylene oxide) Abator is a highly effective device used to convert EO exhausted from a sterilizer airstream. It is designed exclusively for use with 3M™ Steri-Vac™ Sterilizer Models 5XL and 8XL. The 3M EO (ethylene oxide) abator uses an exothermic (heat producing) reaction to convert EO exhaust into CO2 and water vapor. At normal operating temperatures and concentrations, conversion efficiency is 99.9+%* – virtually eliminating emissions of EO to the environment! The 3M EO (ethylene oxide) Abator includes an enclosed catalyst bed, air heater, fan and all controls necessary for complete operation. The estimated life of the catalyst is three years, based on average use of 310 cycles per year. The unit comes complete, ready for installation and connection to the building utility service lines and sterilizer exhaust. Each EO Abator can be used with a maximum of two model 5XL or 8XL Sterilizers.

Suggested Applications

  • To remove ethylene oxide (EO) gas exhausted from Steri-Vac sterilizer/aerators and aerators
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