Idea Exchange: Sterilize small items in cassettes Jan 01, 2011 By dvm360.com staff VETERINARY MEDICINE We use biopsy cassettes to sterilize small orthopedic items (e.g. washers, locking plugs). The cassettes are gas permeable and help us keep from misplacing the small items or dropping them when opening the pouches or packs. Danielle Keaney, LVT Las Vegas, Nev. Related linksRead more Idea Exchange tipsIdea Exchange: Microwave sterilizer bags aren't just for baby bottles Hot topics on dvm360Pet Owner 2.0: A dvm360 Leadership Challenge Veterinary issues in 2016: Will this be the year of telemedicine? Top 8 nastiest things to clean at a veterinary practice The 12 days of veterinary client handouts Need a urine sample? Urine luck!