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Lab 19: Use of Chemical Agents to Control of Microorganisms

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    LAB 19: USING ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY TO
    CONTROL MICROORGANISMS

    DISCUSSION

    A. DISINFECTANTS, ANTISEPTICS, AND SANITIZERS

    Disinfection is the elimination of microorganisms, but not necessarily endospores, from inanimate objects or surfaces, whereas decontamination is the treatment of an object or inanimate surface to make it safe to handle.

    Contributors and Attributions

    • Dr. Gary Kaiser (COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF BALTIMORE COUNTY, CATONSVILLE CAMPUS)


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