New Sterilization Plant in Costa Rica

This is actually a big project for Costa Rica, for this sterilization plant would be the first of its kind in the Central America area; and the best news is that it would actually be fully operational this year.

Tuesday, May 6, 2008

The ones behind this initiative are none other than the people from the Baxter medical equipment company.
The Baxter medical equipment company is a global medical products and services company with expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and also biotechnology. The company has approximately 46,500 employees worldwide.

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Sterilization and Ionization Services

February 2013

Sterigenics opened a sterilization plant in Costa Rica using ethylene oxide.

A statement from CINDE reads:

Costa Rica will host the world's most modern plant by the leading sterilizer Sterigenics

• Company strengthens Costa Rica’s position as an export platform for end products in the sector life sciences to users worldwide.

New Sterilization Plant in Costa Rica

June 2011

BeamOne have announced an investment of $15 million to expand its current operation and add a new ethylene oxide sterilization plant.

The press release states:

BeamOne LLC, a subsidiary of Synergy Health plc, announced today that it will install a new plant in Costa Rica where they will provide services for sterilization using ethylene oxide.

Costa Rica: Beam One Invests $5 Million to Enlarge Plant

March 2010

The company, which focuses in medical device sterilization, will expand its current manufacturing facility to double its production capacity.

Located in El Coyol de Alajuela, it started operating in Costa Rica back in 2009.

“Beam One sterilizes medical devices by accelerating electrons against them. They serve other companies which manufacture and export these devices from Costa Rica”, reported

BeamOne to open $5 million plant in Costa Rica in 2009

July 2008

The American firm BeamOne, which provides sterilization services of medical implements, is building a 5-million-dollar plant in Alajuela, Costa Rica.

Company president Ray Calhoun said the plant will be ready to open its doors by the end of 2008, and that it will have a staff of 24.

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