tuberculocidal


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tu·ber·cu·lo·ci·dal

(tū-ber'kyū-lō-sī'dăl),
Destructive to the tubercle bacillus.

tuberculocidal

(tū-bĕr″kū-lō-sī′dăl)
Anything that destroys Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
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The l:10 dilution wipe is an EPA-registered tuberculocidal and bactericidal surface wipe and designed for high-contamination and major blood spills.
If the disinfectant was not applied as a tuberculocidal agent, then one would have expected the bacterial contamination to have been prominent on all of the sensors, which was not indicated in the results.
Develop a universal high-level disinfection standard to replace the current Class A/ Class B standards, and require industry to provide efficacy data showing treatment methods meet this standard for sporocidal, fungicidal, bactericidal, tuberculocidal, virucidal, anti-protozoal, and anti-parasitic activity
With 85% ethanol, Sterillium gel is bactericidal, virucidal, fungicidal, and tuberculocidal.
In mid-October the company announced that it has experienced a significant increase in the sales of its EPA-approved product Magic, a quat tuberculocidal disinfectant cleaner.
scissors, hemostats, clamps, stethoscopes, blood pressure cuffs), clean and apply a "hospital disinfectant" (low-level disinfection); if the item is visibly contaminated with blood, use a tuberculocidal disinfectant (intermediate-level disinfection).
Use a surface disinfectant/cleaner that is bactericidal, fungicidal, tuberculocidal, and virucidal.
In general, cleaning-with an EPA-approved germicide/disinfectant that is not tuberculocidal is appropriate.
Disadvantages of this class of agents include the facts that they are neither sporicidal nor tuberculocidal and that many formulations exhibit poor results against gram-negative bacteria and some viruses.
It is a stable, super-oxidized, pH-neutral, non-flammable and non-corrosive bactericidal, tuberculocidal and virucidal solution that is ready for use with no dilution or mixing, and requires no special handling or disposal.
12 months - 1920 Lot 20 - Cleaning cloths for cleaning and disinfecting surfaces of medical devices / medical devices -including against MRSA- bactericidal, virucidal, fungicidal and tuberculocidal, active including soiled surfaces - min.