ASTM WK41225

    Revision of E1153 - 03(2010)e1 Standard Test Method for Efficacy of Sanitizers Recommended for Inanimate Non-Food Contact Surfaces

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    Active Standard: E1153 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: E35.15 | Committee E35 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    The rationale for the revisions is to allow for appropriate procedures to be performed as in similar methods (including incubation time ranges, allowance for appropriate subculture agar, allowance for vortex mixing subcultures, etc).


    efficacy; glass; glazed ceramic tile; Klebsiella pneumoniae; neutralizer; non-food contact surface; plastic; sanitizer; Staphylococcus aureus; steel; Bacteria/bacterial control; Chlorine/chlorine-based compounds; Efficacy; Halogen compounds; Inanimate surfaces; Inoculated squares; Iodophor; Neutralizer solutions; One-step cleaner; Organisms; Nonfood contact surfaces; Quaternary-ammonia compounds; Nonporous materials; Sanitizers; Specimen preparation (for testing);
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Scott Steinagel


    E35 (14-01)

    Ballot Item Approved as E1153-2014 and Pending Publication