Dent-Eq offers glass bead sterilizers for sterilizing metal instruments used in podiatric practice. Available in Model BS-300 and BS-500, units are compact enough to be placed chairside on any laminar air flow work bench or other workside tables in a clean room atmosphere. According to the company, the glass bead sterilizers are as effective as an autoclave and more effective than cold sterilization. Scholl College product comparison test results are available on the company’s website. The sterilizers incorporate a thermostat, which maintains a set temperature with an accuracy of +/- 1% of the preset range. Units are stainless steel and available in a variety of colors.