Accession Number : AD0163958
Title : Method of Disinfecting and Self-Limiting Solution Therefor.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Echols,William H. ; Fielding,George H. ; Neihof,Rex A.
Report Date : 20 FEB 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : The patent describes a solution containing an inorganic hypochlorite salt and an inorganic salt of a hydroxy carboxylic acid and optionally containing an acid to adjust the pH to 4.5-8 and/or a detergent, which disinfects sensitive materials without harming the material by remaining active for a short period of time due to a self consummation feature of the solution.
Descriptors : (*PATENTS, GERMICIDES), (*GERMICIDES, *HYPOCHLORITES), CITRATES, SALTS, MALIC ACID
Subject Categories : Hygiene and Sanitation
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE