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    Standard Terminology Relating to Antimicrobial and Antiviral Agents

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-11-2019

    Publisher:  American Society for Testing and Materials

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    1.1The purpose of this terminology standard is to establish uniformity in terms used in the field of antimicrobial and antiviral agent testing. Terms are adapted from related fields such as regulatory terms defined by law and definitions as supported by test requirements.

    1.2The terms are appropriate to the wide range of interest related to standards developed in the area of antimicrobial and antiviral testing.

    1.3This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

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    Committee E 35
    Document Type Reference Material
    Publisher American Society for Testing and Materials
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    ASTM E 645 : 2018 Standard Practice for Evaluation of Microbicides Used in Cooling Water Systems
    ASTM E 2111 : 2012 : R2018 Standard Quantitative Carrier Test Method to Evaluate the Bactericidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal, and Sporicidal Potencies of Liquid Chemicals
    ASTM E 3161 : 2018 Standard Practice for Preparing a Pseudomonas aeruginosa or Staphylococcus aureus Biofilm using the CDC Biofilm Reactor
    ASTM E 3160 : 2018 Standard Test Method for Quantitative Evaluation of the Antibacterial Properties of Porous Antibacterial Treated Articles
    ASTM E 3135 : 2018 Standard Practice for Determining Antimicrobial Efficacy of Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation Against Microorganisms on Carriers with Simulated Soil
    ASTM E 1326 : 2015 : REV A Standard Guide for Evaluating Non-culture Microbiological Tests
    ASTM E 1428 : 2015 : REV A Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Performance of Antimicrobials in or on Polymeric Solids Against Staining by Streptomyce species (A Pink Stain Organism)
    ASTM E 2197 : 2017 : EDT 1 Standard Quantitative Disk Carrier Test Method for Determining Bactericidal, Virucidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal, and Sporicidal Activities of Chemicals
    ASTM E 3179 : 2018 Standard Test Method for Determining Antimicrobial Efficacy of Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation against Influenza Virus on Fabric Carriers with Simulated Soil
    ASTM E 3180 : 2018 Standard Test Method for Quantification of a Bacillus subtilis Biofilm Comprised of Vegetative Cells and Spores Grown Using the Colony Biofilm Model
    ASTM E 2871 : 2019 Standard Test Method for Determining Disinfectant Efficacy Against Biofilm Grown in the CDC Biofilm Reactor Using the Single Tube Method
    ASTM E 2895 : 2019 Standard Practice for Producing High Titers of Viable and Semi-Purified Spores of Clostridium difficile using a Liquid Medium
    ASTM E 2870 : 2019 Standard Practice for Evaluating Relative Effectiveness of Antimicrobial Handwashing Formulations using the Palmar Surface and Mechanical Hand Sampling
    ASTM D 8070 :2019 Standard Test Method for Screening of Fuels and Fuel Associated Aqueous Specimens for Microbial Contamination by Lateral Flow Immunoassay
    ASTM E 723 : 2013 : R2019 Standard Practice for Evaluation of Antimicrobials as Preservatives for Aqueous-Based Products Used in the Paper Industry (Bacterial Spoilage)
    ASTM E 2839 : 2018 Standard Practice for Production and Storage of Spores of C. difficile for Use in Efficacy Evaluation of Antimicrobial Agents
    ASTM E 1052 : 2011 Standard Test Method to Assess the Activity of Microbicides against Viruses in Suspension
    ASTM E 1153 : 2014 Standard Test Method for Efficacy of Sanitizers Recommended for Inanimate, Hard, Nonporous Non-Food Contact Surfaces
    ASTM E 1173 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Preoperative, Precatheterization, or Preinjection Skin Preparations
    ASTM E 1839 : 2013 Standard Test Method for Efficacy of Slimicides for the Paper Industry—Bacterial and Fungal Slime
    ASTM E 2274 : 2016 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Laundry Sanitizers and Disinfectants
    ASTM E 2406 : 2016 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Laundry Sanitizers and Disinfectants for Use in High Efficiency Washing Operations
    ASTM E 2613 : 2014 Standard Test Method for Determining Fungus-Eliminating Effectiveness of Hygienic Handwash and Handrub Agents Using Fingerpads of Adults
    ASTM E 2722 : 2014 Standard Test Method for Using Seeded-Agar for the Screening Assessment of Antimicrobial Activity in Fabric and Air Filter Media
    ASTM E 2755 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Determining the Bacteria-Eliminating Effectiveness of Healthcare Personnel Hand Rub Formulations Using Hands of Adults
    ASTM E 2894 : 2013 Standard Test Method for Applying Aerosolized Bacillus Spores as Dry Inocula to Inanimate Surfaces (Withdrawn 2022)
    ASTM D 7847 : 2017 Standard Guide for Interlaboratory Studies for Microbiological Test Methods
    ASTM E 2946 : 2013 Standard Test Method for Determining the Bacteria-Reducing Effectiveness of Food-Handler Handwash Formulations Using Hands of Adults
    ASTM E 2922 : 2015 Standard Guide for The Use of Standard Test Methods and Practices for Evaluating Antibacterial Activity on Textiles
    ASTM E 3011 : 2015 Standard Test Method for In vitro production of Clostridium Difficile Spores
    ASTM E 3031 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Determination of Antibacterial Activity on Ceramic Surfaces
    ASTM E 2967 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Assessing the Ability of Pre-wetted Towelettes to Remove and Transfer Bacterial Contamination on Hard, Non-Porous Environmental Surfaces Using the Wiperator
    ASTM E 3058 : 2016 Standard Test Method for Determining the Residual Kill Activity of Hand Antiseptic Formulations
    ASTM E 3092 : 2018 Standard Practice for Evaluating Efficacy of Vaporous Decontaminants on Materials Contaminated with Bacillus Spores and Contained Within 0.2µm Filter-Capped Tubes
    ASTM E 3151 : 2018 Standard Test Method for Determining Antimicrobial Activity and Biofilm Resistance Properties of Tube, Yarn, or Fiber Specimens
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