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ASTM WK71927

New Guide for Laundry Disinfectants and Sanitizers for Use on Fabrics and Textiles

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.


Laundry disinfectant and Sanitizers


To provide guidance for ASTM E2274, "Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Laundry Sanitizer and Disinfectants." For products intended to be used in front loading high efficiency (HE) automatic washing machines. ASTM E2406, "Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Laundry Sanitizers and Disinfectants for Use in High Efficiency Washing Operations

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: 02-13-2020

Technical Contact: Milady Brutofsky

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