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TM174-TM 174 Antimicrobial Activity Assessment of New Carpets

TM174-TM 174 Antimicrobial Activity Assessment of New Carpets

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TEST METHODS ARE DELIVERED AS A LINK IN YOUR EMAILED RECEIPT.

 

AATCC TM174-2016, Antimicrobial Activity Assessment of New Carpets

 

Developed in 1991 by Committee RA31; revised 1992, 2011 (with title change); editorially revised and reaffirmed 1993; reaffirmed 1998, 2016; editorially revised 2004, 2010.

 

1.  Purpose and Scope

 

1.1  This test method is designed to determine the antimicrobial activity of new carpet materials consists of three procedures: a qualitative antibacterial assessment; a quantitative antibacterial assessment and a quantitative antifungal assessment. It may also be used to evaluate the effect of a cleaning process (agreed upon by the interested parties) on the antimicrobial resistance of carpets.

 

Copyright 2015 American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, RTP, NC, USA. All rights reserved.

 

The above information is only a summary of the AATCC test method.


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