JIS

JIS L 1902 – Antimicrobial Fabric Test

The Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) L 1902 method, titled "Testing Antibacterial Activity and Efficacy on Textile Products", is designed to test the ability of fabrics that have been treated with antimicrobial agents to prevent microbial growth and to kill microorganisms, over an 18 hour period. Within the official standard method, there...

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JIS Z 2801 Test for Antimicrobial Activity of Plastics

Assessment of Antimicrobial Activity of Hard Non-Porous Surfaces The JIS Z 2801 method tests the ability of plastics, metals, ceramics and other antimicrobial surfaces to inhibit the growth of microorganisms or kill them. The procedure is very sensitive to antimicrobial activity and has a number of real world applications anywhere...

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