Test criteria

The tests are carried out in accordance with recognised standards for which accreditation has been obtained from the DAkkS using the test germs specified therein. 
 

Test germs
 
  • Antibacterial: Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Escherichia coli
  • Antimycotic: mould fungi (Aspergillus niger, Chaetomium globosum, Penicillium pinophilum, Paecilomyces variotii, Trichoderma virens), yeast (Candida albicans)
  • Antiviral: MS2 phage
  • Further test germs on request
     
Testing standards
 
  • Textiles: DIN EN ISO 20743 / AATCC 100 / ASTM E 2149
  • Surfaces: ISO 22196 / ISO 846 part B
     


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