Accession Number : AD0683805

Title :   EFFECT OF WASHING AND STERILIZATION ON THE ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITY OF MATERIALS,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Plotkina,N. S.

Report Date : 17 FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The effect of washing and sterilization on the antimicrobial properties of materials containing silver, copper, and various antibiotics is investigated. Better results were obtained with viscose material than with acetate material. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GERMICIDES, MATERIALS), (*RAYON, GERMICIDES), STERILIZATION, SILVER, COPPER, ANTIBIOTICS, MEDICAL SUPPLIES, CLEANING, CLEANING COMPOUNDS, MICROORGANISMS, USSR

Subject Categories : Hygiene and Sanitation
      Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE