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What does HLD stand for?

HLD stands for High-Level Disinfection

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The EndoSheath(r) Technology eliminates the need for elaborate high-level disinfection between procedures, leading to rapid equipment turnover, limiting capital investment for additional scope inventory, reducing staff exposure to toxic chemicals, and dramatically lowering repair and maintenance costs.
The letter stressed that the company was not aware of any reports of an infection or disease transmission associated with the proper use of the System 83 Plus, and that it was safe and effective for cleaning and high-level disinfection of flexible endoscopes "when used in accordance with its labeling.
Sterilox is a privately held corporation that developed and markets the patented Sterilox technology for the production of a safe, fast-acting, broad spectrum biocide for room temperature high-level disinfection, decontaminations and bio-film removal applications.
To prevent acute health effects, we recommend that the current system of classifying sludges based on indicator pathogen levels (Class A and Class B) be replaced with a single high-level disinfection standard and that methods used to treat sludges be improved to reduce levels of irritant chemicals, especially endotoxins.