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thermosept® ED

Disinfectant component for the chemo-thermal reprocessing of flexible endoscopes


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  • bactericidal, levorucidal, virucidal
  • sporicidal according DIN EN ISO 15883-4
  • comprehensive microbiological efficacy
  • excellent material compatibility
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Fields of Application
thermosept® ED has been specifically developed for the chemo-thermal disinfection of flexible endoscopes in washer-disinfectors for endoscopes (AER). The suitability of thermosept® ED was tested in extensive microbiological and material compatibility tests.
thermosept® ED is based on a low foaming recepie and suitable for use in washer/disinfectors for endoscopes of all leading manufacturers, including Belimed, BHT, Getinge, 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 - 55 °C.
Dosing is performed by machine-integrated dosing pumps.
The microbiological efficacy of thermosept® ED has been tested and confirmed by experts under the machine-specified use conditions (dosage 1 % / exposure time 5 min. / temperature 55 °C). thermosept ED is suitable for the reprocessing of semicritical instruments class B acc. to the German KRINKO/BfArM-Recommendation. Furthermore the sporicidal effectiveness is confirmed under consideration of the overall reprocessing steps on Bacillus subtilis spores (1 %, 5 min, 55 °C). In conclusion thermosept ED exceeds the requirements of the DIN EN ISO 15883-4 .

Microbiological efficacy
Efficacy Concentration Contact time
1 % (10 ml/l)
55 °C
5 min.
1 % (10 ml/l)
55 °C
5 min.
1 % (10 ml/l)
55 °C
5 min.
1 % (10 ml/l)
55 °C
5 min.
virucidal against enveloped viruses
in accordance with DVV (German Registered Association for Combating Viral Diseases
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 contain: 20 g glutaraldehyde .
Other ingredients: corrosion inhibitors, solubilisers, complexing agents.

Chemical-physical data

Density:ca. 1,04 g/cm3 / 20 °C
Viscosity, dynamic:ca. 3,2 mPa*s / 20 °C / Method : DIN 53019
Flash point:63 °C / Method : DIN 51755 Part 1
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.
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
Item Item no.
Can key for 5 + 10 l 135810
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.
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