Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Hygienic Handwash and Handrub Formulations for Virus-Eliminating Activity Using the Entire Hand
|Publication Date:||1 April 2013|
|ICS Code (Disinfectants and antiseptics):||11.080.20|
This test method is designed to evaluate handwash or handrub agents for their ability to reduce or eliminate viable viruses from the skin of human hands.
NOTE 1-A knowledge of virological techniques is required for this test method.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
This standard may involve hazardous materials, operations and equipment. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. The user should consult a reference for laboratory safety recommendations. (3-5)