"A0 value," "Disinfection plan," or „Sterilization“ - The world of hygiene can be quite complicated! IC Medical's Hygiene Encyclopedia explains the most important terms from the fields of preparation, hygiene and validation - from A for autoclave to Z. Do you often ask yourself how you can successfully comb through the demanding jungle of requirements and technical terms? Whether disinfection solution, hygiene plan or validation guideline - we provide initial guidance: We explain what lies behind these terms and where you can obtain legally binding information. This online orientation guide is an ongoing project. Please understand that we do not claim to be complete or legally binding.

The residual determination of the protein value is part of the performance qualification, one of the steps in the validation process. A test specimen is used to measure the purification performance of an washer-disinfector.