Luer Testing Services

Complete range of tests in accordance with ISO 80369-7

ISO 80369-7 is the primary guidance standard for small-bore connectors for liquids and gases in healthcare applications. It supersedes ISO 594-1 and ISO 594-2.

Luer testing capabilities from STERIS include:

  • Dimensional analysis
  • Performance tests (ISO 80369-20):
  • Fluid leakage by pressure decay (Annex B)
  • Falling drop positive pressure liquid leakage (Annex C)
  • Sub-atmospheric pressure air leakage test (Annex D)
  • Stress cracking (Annex E)
  • Resistance to separation from axial load (Annex F)
  • Resistance to separation from unscrewing (Annex G)
  • Resistance to overriding (Annex H)

STERIS is fully accredited to conduct the performance tests above in accordance with ISO 17025.

Technical Support

STERIS also offers support, including:

  • Protocol development
  • Early-stage design support
  • CAD compliance
  • Material assessment
  • Training

Read STERIS’s white paper on essential requirements when complying with ISO 80369-7.

Contact our team of experts to find out more about our Global Contract Sterilization, Testing and Validation Services.