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    Top Facts You Need to Know About Antimicrobial Testing

    Written by admin on . Posted in Antimicrobial test labs, Certified testing labs, Independent testing laboratories

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    Professional lab testing helps medical companies assure that their products meet safety regulations and are are sterile, safe, legal, and ready for consumption before production. Here are a few facts you need to know before hiring antimicrobial testing labs for your production business.

    An antimicrobial is an agent that kills microorganisms or inhibits their growth. Antimicrobial medicines can be grouped according to the microorganisms they act primarily against. For example, antibacterials (commonly known as antibiotics) are used against bacteria and antifungals are used against fungi. They can also be classed according to their function. Antimicrobials that kill microbes are called microbicidal; those that merely inhibit their growth are called microbiostatic. Disinfectants such as bleach are non-