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This standard test method evaluates the antibacterial activity of antibacterial finished textile products including woven and non-woven material. The materials are inoculated with a known concentration of challenge bacteria and final amounts are calculated after incubation and compared. BSLI can provide this test to help you determine the efficacy of your antibacterial materials for submissions or marketing purposes.
BioScience Laboratories (BSLI) can support manufacturers of bandages, dressings, and their combinations with our Materials Testing services. The BSLI Laboratory is temperature and humidity controlled to provide you the testing conditions necessary to make your submission and marketing claims. Our scientists will provide data on your materials and adhesives with the following methods:
Scientists in our In-Vitro testing labs are well trained on ASTM, AATCC, AOAC, CLSI and EN standard methods. The efficacy testing services of this laboratory include MIC/MBC, biofilm prevention and removal, time-kill kinetics, clean room disinfectant validation, zone of inhibition and custom efficacy studies for disinfectants, antimicrobials and other products requiring EPA registrations and FDA 510(k) submissions. Studies in our…