Product Symbols

Our product packaging uses a number of symbols to inform quickly and clearly about contents and use.

They conform with the Swedish Standard (SS-EN 980) and the European Standard (EN 908:2008) for the marking of medical devices.

The most common of these symbols – and their meanings – are:

Do not reuse. Use only once.

 Use by. Do not use after the end of the year/month stated.

Batch code. The code states the producer's manufacturing code.

The product is sterilised using irradiation.

The product is sterile through the use of aseptic processing techniques.

Temperature limitation. States the upper and lower limits for the storage temperature.

Product's Article no.

Do not use if the packaging is damaged.