ASTM WK44555

    Revision of E2722 - 09 Standard Test Method for Using Seeded-Agar for the Screening Assessment of Antimicrobial Activity in Fabric and Air Filter Media

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    Active Standard: E2722 - 14

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



    WK44555

    1. Rationale

    The American Type Culture Collection has renamed culture ATCC 9642 Aspergillus niger to Aspergillus brasiliensis. Staying current with ever-changing scientific nomenclature is the reason for the updated edits.


    Keywords

    antimicrobial; bacteria; fabric; filter media; fungi; low solubility preservative; mold; polymer incorporated preservative; textile;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    01-06-2014

    Technical Contact:
    Daniel Price

    Item:
    006

    Ballot:
    E35 (14-02)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as E2722-2014 and Pending Publication