thermosept® ED

Disinfectant component for the chemo-thermal reprocessing of flexible endoscopes and Medical Devices

Our Plus

  • bactericidal, fungicidal, virucidal
  • sporicidal according DIN EN ISO 15883-4
  • comprehensive microbiological efficacy
  • excellent material compatibility


Fields of Application

thermosept® ED is a disinfectant component, provided as a concentrate, for chemo-thermal reprocessing of flexible and rigid endoscopes including endoscopic accessories and for thermolabile medical devices (e.g. anesthesia material) in washer-disinfectors for endoscopes (AER) and washer-disinfectors (WD). The suitability of thermosept® ED was tested in extensive microbiological and material compatibility tests.
thermosept® ED is suitable for use in AER and WD of all leading manufacturers, including Belimed, BHT, Getinge, Miele, Olympus, Steelco, Steris and Wassenburg. thermosept® ED is compatible with the cleaninig components thermosept® ER (pH-neutral) and thermosept® EndoCleaner (mildly-alkaline).

Instructions for use

1 % (10 ml/l) - 5 minutes contact time at 55 °C - 60 °C.
Dosing is performed by machine-integrated dosing pumps.
Microbiological efficacy:
The microbiological efficacy of thermosept® ED was tested unter the stated application conditions (dosage 1 %, contact time 5 min., temperature 55 °C) has been officaly confirmed and fullfills the requirements of DIN EN ISO 15883-4 entirely. Furthermore thermosept® ED is suitable for the reprocessing of semicritical instruments class B acc. to the German KRINKO/BfArM reccomendation.

Microbiological efficacy

EfficacyConcentrationContact time
EN13727, EN14561
1 % (10 ml/l)
55 °C
5 min.
EN14348, EN14563
1 % (10 ml/l)
55 °C
5 min.
EN13624, EN14562
1 % (10 ml/l)
55 °C
5 min.
EN14476, in accordance with DVV (German Registered Association for Combating Viral Diseases
1 % (10 ml/l)
55 °C
5 min.

Product data

100 g solution contains the following active substances: 20 g Glutaraldehyde .
Other ingredients: corrosion inhibitors, solubilisers, complexing agents.

Chemical-physical data

Viscosity, dynamic:ca. 3,2 mPa*s / 20 °C / Method : DIN 53019
Flash point:63 °C / Method : DIN 51755 Part 1
Density:ca. 1,04 g/cm3 / 20 °C
pH:ca. 3,6 / 20 °C

Special advice

Always read the label and product information before use. Depending on the water quality, colour changes may occur on metallic parts of the endoscopes. The functioning of the endoscopes is not affected. Do not mix up with other products. The product is compatible with thermosept® ER / thermosept® EndoCleaner. Please note reprocessing advices of medical device manufacturer.

Information for order

ItemDelivery formItem no.
thermosept ED 5 l KA1/Canisteron request
thermosept ED 20 l KA1/Canisteron request
thermosept ED 200 l FA1/drum(s)on request
thermosept ED 6-Pin 5 l KA1/Canisteron request
These products are not available in every country. For more information please contact our local subsidiary or distributor.

Application aids

ItemItem no.
Can key for 5 + 10 l135810

Environmental information

schülke manufactures products economically and with advanced, safe and environmentally friendly production processes while at the same time maintaining out high quality standards.
CE 0297


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