Treated articles are objects that utilize antimicrobial agents for protection from microbial degradation or odors caused by microbial activity.  Several tests are used to evaluate performance, including AATCC 100, ISO 22196, and ASTM E2149.


Choosing the right test method is crucial to obtaining good results that are indicative of real-life performance.  The flow chart above is designed to help.  If you have questions, please contact the lab.