sterisSTERIS was founded in 1987. The company stands at the forefront of efforts to prevent infection and contamination in healthcare and pharmaceutical environments, and is broadening its reach in agriculture, consumer, defense, and industrial markets as well.

Researchers and professionals in the pharmaceutical, medical device manufacturing, defense and industrial, and healthcare industries count on us as allies in the global fight against infection and contamination.


To provide a healthier today and a safer tomorrow through knowledgeable people and innovative infection prevention, decontamination, and health science technologies, products, and services.


To be a trusted and valued global resource in the advancement of health science and the effort to protect people from the dangers of infection and contamination. We will continually reach higher in our pursuit of innovative technologies that foster superior products and services and help make the world a safer place.


These values are fundamental to our business activities:

  • Integrity – We embrace truthfulness and trust. We say what we mean and deliver what and when we promise.
  • Mutual Respect – We value and respect our customers, suppliers, fellow employees, and communities.
  • Responsibility – We strive for excellence in everything we do. We adhere to established legal and ethical standards. We take responsibility for our actions.
  • Corporate Citizenship – We operate our businesses in a manner that respects and obeys all applicable laws, and reflects a commitment to excellence in safety, health, and environmental matters.

Whit a unique combination of products, technologies and services. STERIS Corporation is an acknowledged leader in the global gight against infection and contamination.