ANTIMICROBIAL EFFICACY TESTING METHOD FOR ANTIBACTERIAL OF TEXTILE
As per the test method the evaluation is carried out by Qualitative and Quantitative methods.
Qualitative method: Halo method in which the results are recorded as the Inhibitory zone is measured around the sample.
Quantitative method: The Absorption method is used to determine the Log reduction in the CFU of the microorganisms exposed to the surface of the antimicrobial due to bacteriostatic activity or bactericidal activity under humid condition.
Bacteria: E. coli, S aureus, P. aeruginosa, P.mirabilis and others.
Turn over time: 7 days.