The School of Dentistry is no longer providing the Sterilization Monitoring Service

16 July 2015

Why is this service being discontinued?

Lack of sufficient revenue and diminishing demand.

What happens to existing subscribers using the service?

Tests currently in transit will be completed. No tests will be accepted after July 15, 2015. Any tests received after this date will be returned to sender unprocessed or will not be tested. Refunds will be processed for any outstanding services to existing subscribers after July 31. 2015.

If you are an existing subscriber and would like further information regarding the refund process, please contact Peggy Scade, at or phone: (780) 492-2850.

Where do we go now for this service?

Biological Monitoring Systems can be purchased through local dental supply companies.

Questions or concerns?

Please refer to the Alberta Dental Association and College website for questions or concerns about Infection Prevention Control Standards and Risk Management for Dentistry.