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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have put together a series of test guidelines for the use in testing substances for data submission to the Agency.

OECD 437

Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability (BCOP) Test Method for Identifying Ocular Corrosives/Severe Irritants and Substances not Classified as Irritants The Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability (BCOP) test method is an in-vitro test method that can…
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ASTM - E2406

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Laundry Sanitizers and Disinfectants for Use in High Efficiency Washing Operations This test method is designed to evaluate sanitizing/ disinfectant laundry detergents/additives for use in high efficiency (HE) automatic…
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ASTM - E2274

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Laundry Sanitizers and Disinfectants This test method is designed to evaluate sanitizing/ disinfectant laundry detergents/additives for use in top-loading automatic clothes washing operations. This test method is designed predominantly…
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ASTM - E2362

Standard Practice for Evaluation of Pre-saturated or Impregnated Towelettes for Hard Surface Disinfection This test method may be used to determine if a pre-saturated or impregnated towelette demonstrates antimicrobial effectiveness as a disinfectant on hard surfaces. 
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AATCC - 100

Antimicrobial Finishes on Textile Materials This test method provides a quantitative procedure for the evaluation of the degree of antibacterial activity. Assessment of antibacterial finishes on textile materials is determined by the degree of antibacterial…
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ASTM - E2149

Standard Test Method for Determining the Antimicrobial Activity of Antimicrobial Agents Under Dynamic Contact Conditions This test method is designed to evaluate the antimicrobial activity of non-leaching, antimicrobial-treated specimens under dynamic contact conditions. This dynamic…
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AOAC 965.13 DISINFECTANTS (WATER) FOR SWIMMING POOLS

This standard test method recommended by the EPA provides efficacy data for Test Products designed to disinfect spa and pool water.  BioScience Labs offers this service to provide the data you require to receive regulatory…
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ASTM- E1153

Standard Test Method for Efficacy of Sanitizers Recommended for Inanimate Non-Food Contact Surfaces This test method is used to evaluate the antimicrobial efficacy of sanitizers on precleaned inanimate, nonporous, nonfood contact surfaces. This method should…
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AOAC 960.09 GERMICIDAL AND DETERGENT SANITIZING ACTION OF DISINFECTANTS TEST

This standard test method tests the efficacy of food contact sanitizers against S. aureus and E. coli.  These studies are used for products in the EPA Antimicrobial Testing Program.  BioScience Labs offers this service to…
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AOAC 955.16 CHLORINE (AVAILABLE) IN DISINFECTANTS; GERMICIDAL EQUIVALENT CONCENTRATION

This standard test method provides efficacy data that demonstrates equivalent performance of Test Product equivalent concentrations to sodium hypochlorite.  This study evaluates sanitizing rinses for previously cleaned non-porous surfaces in food handling for the EPA…
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AOAC 965.12 TUBERCULOCIDAL ACTIVITY OF DISINFECTANTS

This standard test method recommended by the EPA demonstrates efficacy on hard non-porous surfaces against M. bovis.  BioScience Labs offers this service to provide the data you require to receive regulatory approvals and/or support marketing…
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AOAC 961.02 GERMICIDAL SPRAY PRODUCTS AS DISINFECTANTS

This standard test method recommended by the EPA provides efficacy data for Test Products designed as germicidal spray products.  The method uses three standard bacterial strains with the option for additional strains depending on your…
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AOAC 955.17 FUNGICIDAL ACTIVITY OF DISINFECTANTS; USING TRICHOPHYTON MENTAGROPHYTES

This standard test method recommended by the EPA provides efficacy data for Test Products designed as disinfectants with antifungal applications.  The method uses T. mentagrophytes in suspension as directed by the EPA.  BioScience Labs offers…
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ASTM- E1053

Standard Test Method to Assess Virucidal Activity of Chemicals Intended for Disinfection of Inanimate, Non-porous Environmental Surfaces This test method is used to evaluate the virucidal efficacy of liquid, aerosol, or trigger-spray microbicides intended for…
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