Cantel Medical Completes Acquistion Of NAMSA's Sterility Assurance Products Division

Acquisition Further Broadens Sterility Assurance Portfolio of Healthcare Disposables Segment

Mar 02, 2016, 08:00 ET from Cantel Medical Corp.

LITTLE FALLS, N.J., March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMN), today announced that the company has successfully completed the previously disclosed acquisition of NAMSA's Sterility Assurance Monitoring Products division.  NAMSA's sterility assurance products will be integrated into the Crosstex product portfolio and reported in the Healthcare Disposables segment.   

NAMSA's Sterility Assurance Monitoring Products division manufactures a broad suite of high-quality biological and chemical indicators which are used to accurately monitor the effectiveness of sterilization processes.  These indicators are designed primarily for the industrial segment serving medical device, life science and other manufacturers, representing a new end-market for Cantel's Healthcare Disposables segment. 

About Cantel Medical Corp.

Cantel Medical is a leading global company dedicated to delivering innovative infection prevention and control products and services for patients, caregivers, and other healthcare providers which improve outcomes, enhance safety and help save lives.  Our products include specialized medical device reprocessing systems for endoscopy and renal dialysis, advanced water purification equipment, sterilants, disinfectants and cleaners, sterility assurance monitoring products for hospitals and dental clinics, disposable infection control products primarily for dental and GI endoscopy markets, dialysate concentrates, and hollow fiber membrane filtration and separation products. Additionally, we provide technical service for our products.  For further information, visit the Cantel website at

About Crosstex Crosstex, a Cantel Medical company, manufactures a wide array of unique and innovative infection prevention and compliance products for the global healthcare industry.  Founded in 1953 and headquartered in Hauppauge, New York, Crosstex is a recognized leader for its portfolio of waterline treatment, biological monitoring, sterility assurance packaging and personal protection equipment (PPE).  Sold in more than 100 countries, the range of products distributed to medical, dental and veterinary practices and facilities include our award winning (5 consecutive years) Secure Fit® technology face masks, DentaPure waterline treatment cartridges, Sure-Check® sterilization pouches with internal/external multi-parameter indicators, Tyvek® pouches with 510K approval, SteamPlus™Type5 chemical integrators, ConFirm®and Passport®Plus in-office and mail-in biological indicators, Rapicide® OPA/28 high level disinfectant.

For information on the full line of Crosstex infection prevention and compliance products, please contact Crosstex at 631-582-6777 or visit

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, the risks detailed in Cantel's filings and reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Such forward-looking statements are only predictions, and actual events or results may differ materially from those projected or anticipated.

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