BIO El Paso-Juarez supports a strong supplier base for the development and production of medical devices and supplies. Ethylene Oxide Sterilization is a necessary process for over 50% of all medical device production. BIO EPJ developed a "Sterilization Issue Paper" and "Regional Sterilization Survey" which highlights the need for EO sterilization in the region, published in March 2021.
Impact of COVID-19
BIO El Paso-Juarez surveyed regional medical device manufacturers and suppliers to understand how they are responding and being impacted by COVID-19. The survey results and findings are found in this report published in March 2020.