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ASTM International - ASTM E2966-14

Standard Test Method for Quantitative Assessment of Sanitizing Solutions for Carpet

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 15 May 2014
Status: inactive
Page Count: 4
ICS Code (Surface active agents): 71.100.40
significance And Use:

5.1 Carpet, when exposed to the environment or foot traffic, accumulates soil and biocontaminants during its in-service life. While routine vacuuming may effectively remove dry particulate soils,... View More

scope:

1.1 This test method is designed to evaluate quantitatively the antibacterial and antifungal activity of solutions for sanitizing carpets.

1.2 Efficacy is reported as the log reduction in viable bacteria and fungi.

1.3 The bacteria used in the test are Staphylococcus aureus, Enterobacter aerogenes, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. The mold used is Aspergillus brasiliensis.

1.4 Knowledge of microbiological techniques is required for this test method.

1.5 Units-The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.6 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.

Document History

January 1, 2019
Standard Test Method for Quantitative Assessment of Sanitizing Solutions for Carpet
1.1 This test method is designed to evaluate quantitatively the antibacterial and antifungal activity of solutions for sanitizing carpets. 1.2 Efficacy is reported as the log reduction in viable...
ASTM E2966-14
May 15, 2014
Standard Test Method for Quantitative Assessment of Sanitizing Solutions for Carpet
1.1 This test method is designed to evaluate quantitatively the antibacterial and antifungal activity of solutions for sanitizing carpets. 1.2 Efficacy is reported as the log reduction in viable...
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