How should a paddle tester be disposed?

Document ID

Document ID TE1163

Published Date

Published Date 27/05/2017
Question
How should a paddle tester be disposed?
Summary
Paddle tester disposal
Answer
To sterilize paddle tester before disposal: Autoclave for 15 minutes at 121 °C (250 °F) at 103 kPa (15 psi) or Pour 10 mL of household bleach (5.25% NaOCl) into the vial and allow it to sit for a minimum of 30 minutes.