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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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(Headquarters: Tokyo, CEO: Haruo Naito, 'Eisai') will launch Etak Antimicrobial Wet Wipes (classified as miscellaneous goods) containing long-acting antimicrobial agent Etak on August 29, 2019 at pharmacies and drugstores countrywide.
As the ETAK brand, containing long-acting antimicrobial agent ETAK, Eisai is marketing ETAK Antimicrobial Spray, a spray for mouth masks, which eliminates viruses and bacteria for 24 hours and ETAK Antimicrobial Spray alpha which can be used for a variety of lifestyle supplies including fabrics such as clothes and stuffed toys as well as kitchenware.
The "Antimicrobial Plastics Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2025" report has been added to's offering.
Antimicrobial Resistance which endangers human veterinary occurs as a result of abuse of antibiotics on the animal, which subsequently undermines the efficacy of veterinary and human medicine.
Why should sanitarians, environmental health specialist, and other professionals working in the environmental health field be concerned about antimicrobial resistance?
[ClickPress, Mon Mar 18 2019] Adroit Market Research published a study titled, "Global Antimicrobial Additives Market Size 2017, By End-Use (Healthcare, Packaging, Food & Beverages, Construction, Automotive and others), By Application (Pulp & Paper, Paints & Coatings, Plastics and others), By Type (Organic and Inorganic), and By Region and Forecast 2018 to 2025".
According to the report, scientific evidence shows that antimicrobials and antimicrobial-resistant microbes are present and can persist and travel throughout the environment, with such contamination often due to human and animal waste, pharmaceutical waste and antimicrobial pesticides.
Keywords: Antimicrobial activity, Disperse dyes, Substituted pyridines, Gram positive and Gram negative Clinical isolates.
The report seeking 'Global Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance,' charts progress in 154 countries and reveals wide discrepancies.
One year from the start of the project, the EU-funded NanoPack Project has achieved one of its goals of producing an antimicrobial film that could be used for food packaging to prevent spoilage, thus increasing food shelf-life and reducing food waste.
Antimicrobial agents have been incorporated into packaging materials to prevent the growth of microorganisms on the surface of foods and to extend the shelf life or improve the microbial safety of the product.
Devan Chemicals, a provider of finishing technologies, headquartered in Belgium has recently launched a new multifunctional antimicrobial brand line.
To the Editor: The inappropriate and excessive use of antimicrobial agents has cultivated the development and progression of antimicrobial resistance worldwide, which has been recognised as a threat to global health and safety.