Major players in the medical device cleaning market are 3M, Getinge AB, STERIS plc, Cantel Medical Corporation, Ecolab Inc., Advanced Sterilization Products, Oro Clean Chemie AG, Ruhof Corporation, Biotrol, Metrex Research LLC., Sklar Surgical Instruments, Tristel Solutions Ltd., Hartmann Group, Medivators Inc., Case Medical Inc., and Fortive Corporation.
The global medical device cleaning market grew from $2.5 billion in 2022 to $2.71 billion in 2023 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.4%. The Russia-Ukraine war disrupted the chances of global economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, at least in the short term. The war between these two countries has led to economic sanctions on multiple countries, a surge in commodity prices, and supply chain disruptions, causing inflation across goods and services, and affecting many markets across the globe. The medical device cleaning market is expected to grow to $3.74 billion in 2027 at a CAGR of 8.3%.
The medical device cleaning market consists of revenues earned by entities by providing washer-decontaminators, ultrasonic cleaners and washer-disinfectors.Values in this market are ‘factory gate’ values, that is the value of goods sold by the manufacturers or creators of the goods, whether to other entities (including downstream manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, and retailers) or directly to end customers.
The value of goods in this market includes related services sold by the creators of the goods.
The medical device cleaning are used for cleaning and sanitization of medical instruments, and other medical devices.Medical device cleaning is a vital part of any surgical process.
It is a method of sterilizing medical devices and equipment to avoid infecting patients or causing illness. The common methods used for cleaning medical devices are ultrasonic cleaners, automatic washers, and manual washing.
North America was the largest region in the medical device cleaning market in 2022.Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing region in the forecast period.
The regions covered in the medical device cleaning market report are Asia-Pacific, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, South America, Middle East, and Africa.
The main type of medical device cleaning processes includes disinfection, automatic cleaning, manual cleaning, and presoak/precleaning.Manual cleaning is the physical removal of all visible soil (gross debris) from an item to render it safe for handling and further processing for patient care.
It is used for cleaning surgical instruments, endoscopes, ultrasound probes, dental instruments, and other instruments in hospitals & clinics, diagnostic centers, dental clinics, and others.
The increasing number of surgical procedures with a surge in the prevalence of chronic diseases drives the growth of the medical device cleaning market.The increasing prevalence of various chronic conditions such as cancer, cardiovascular diseases, gynecology-related issues, and orthopedic cases has led to a significant increase in the number of medical device cleaning disinfectants and other products.
For instance, according to the Global Cancer Observatory (GLOBOCAN), the global incidence of cancer cases in 2020 was estimated to be around 19.3 million cases. Moreover, as per the American Cancer Society estimates, the global cancer burden will increase to 27.5 million new cancer cases by 2040. The number of people affected with chronic diseases continues to grow across the globe increasing the number of surgical procedures. Hence, the increasing number of surgical procedures will boost the growth of the medical device cleaning market size during the forecast period.
Players in the medical devices cleaning market are increasingly focusing on UV sanitizer devices.The UV sanitizer is effective in treating bacteria present in medical devices and operating rooms.
For instance, PurpleSun Inc. a US-based company developed Ultraviolet (UV) technology to reduce more than 96% of microorganisms in operating rooms (ORs) and on medical equipment, compared to 38% using manual cleaning methods that rely on chemicals to sanitize surfaces.
In August 2021, MicroCare, LLC, a US-based manufacturer of critical cleaning, coating, and lubrication fluids and tools acquired Certol International.With the acquisitions, Certolis expected to be a perfect fit with Microcare’s approach of providing a full spectrum of critical cleaning options to its customers.
MicroCare and Certol can provide customers with a larger product selection, faster delivery, and better customer service by combining its two organizations’ quality products, brands, and global distribution capabilities. Certol International is a US-based provider of healthcare and industrial products.
The countries covered in the medical device cleaning market report are Australia, Brazil, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, South Korea, UK, USA.
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