147: "Antibacterial Activity Assessment of Textile Materials: Parallel Streak Method"
"During the review process, we sometimes got very challenging questions, but I was very impressed with Caroline's positive attitude, patience, and persistence." Her effort was rewarded not only with the paper's acceptance for publication but also with a fourth place finish in the AATCC
's Herman & Myrtle Goldstein Student Paper Competition.
The washing procedure on samples was performed using a Rotawash Model M228B Launderometer according to AATCC
test method 61(2A)-1996 to 5-cycle washing.
The surface appearance as an aesthetic property was checked by using AATCC
Technical Manual /2004 TM 124-2001 203 test method.
The durability of cotton fabrics was evaluated following plasma treatment using the AATCC
standard test methods.
2.3.1- Evaluation of antibacterial activity: The antibacterial test is carried out according to the standard methods for determination of antibacterial activity of textiles (AATCC
The Unstainable[TM] treatment has been tested by the AATCC
and includes raw materials derived from renewable, farm-grown sources.
American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC
) has standardized various test procedures for testing the antimicrobial efficiency of fabrics.
Crews, "Influence of fiber type and fabric porosity on the UPF of summer fabrics," AATCC
The sample passed 20 times through plasma treatment showed the water repellency rating of 90 based on the AATCC
standard spray method.
Test method AATCC
100-2004, modified for silicones, provides a quantitative procedure for the evaluation of the degree of antibacterial activity.
USS Essex amphibious air-traffic-control center (AATCC
) did not pick up the flight on radar until they were six miles on the LHDs starboard bow at 3,200 feet.