Work Item
ASTM WK66011

New Practice for Stress Liquid Chemicals to be Reused in the Manual Disinfection of Heat sensitive Medical Devices

1. Scope

The purview of Committee E35 is the development of standard definitions, classifications, appropriate test methods, and recommended practices relating to efficacy, safety, quality, and impact in appropriate environments of pesticides, antiseptic and antimicrobial agents, biological agents, devices, and equipment.
These activities will be coordinated with the interests of related Committees in ASTM, and with other professional and governmental organizations.


Disinfectant, Sterilant, Soil Load, Inoculum


To prepare high-level disinfectants with reusable claims for disinfectant efficacy testing.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E35.15

Committee: E35

Staff Manager: Brian Milewski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 11-28-2018

Technical Contact: Angela Hollingsworth

Item: 002

Ballot: E35.15 (19-01)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution