These guidance notes are intended to help users, manufacturers, approved inspection authorities and importers of
Pressure Equipment to understand the content as well as to assist with the interpretation and implementation of the
Pressure Equipment Regulations but cannot substitute the Regulations.
View Pressure Equipment Regulation 2012
This European Standard specifies requirements and the relevant tests for large steam sterilizers primarily used in health
care for the sterilization of one or more sterilization modules for wrapped goods (instruments etc. and porous loads).
This document was written in order to support a specific South African Regulation and, of necessity, includes references
to South African legislation. It therefore might not be suitable for direct application in other jurisdictions where
conflicting legislation exists.