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Synonyms for antimicrobial

an agent (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that destroys microorganisms that might carry disease

capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of disease-causing microorganisms


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Antimicrobial interactions with the film material, food and environment must also be considered.
The first 6 chapters highlight modes of action and resistance for antimicrobial agents, history of usage, susceptibility testing, antimicrobial-drug resistance detection methods, dosing schedules, and mechanisms that lead to the spread of bacterial resistance.
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In the absence of antimicrobial additives, the bacterial count within 3 weeks climbed to about fivefold the initial amount.
Intersept antimicrobial has been registered with EPA since 1982 for use in carpet backing, ceiling tiles, and paints.
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8, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Global and Chinese Antimicrobial Industry, 2010-2020 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Antimicrobial industry with a focus on the Chinese market.
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Presentations on the second day of the conference will explore antimicrobial coating systems, showing a large variety of systems proposed to make surfaces antimicrobially active, including inorganic silver particles, blends of organic biocides, surface modifications or polycationic polymer biocides.
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