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Document ID (ISN)68416
CIS number 97-242
ISBN(s) 0-566-07816-3
Year 1996
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ash M., Ash I.
Title The index of antimicrobials: An international guide to 1600 products by trade name, chemical, application and manufacturer
Bibliographic information Gower Publishing Ltd., Gower House, Croft Road Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 3HR, United Kingdom, 1996. xvii, 468p. Price: GBP 95.00.
Abstract This reference work contains information (chemical name, CAS number, uses, use levels, toxicology, environmental effects, precautions, storage) on more than 1,600 trade name and generic chemicals that are used to impart protection against contamination and deterioration to materials from moulds, mildew, bacteria and fungi. Trade name products are cross-referenced by chemical composition, application, CAS and EINECS numbers. Generic chemicals that either function as antimicrobial agents or are part of the trade name product's composition are also included along with their manufacturers and distributors. There is an alphabetical listing of the major application areas in which these products are used: plastics, paints, foodstuffs, cosmetics, industrial cleaning, water treatment, pulp paper, etc. A directory containing detailed information for the manufacturers of the trade name products and generic chemicals is also included.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; microorganisms; microbial pollution; chemical products; toxic substances
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; data sheet; glossary; manuals
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Environmental pollution
Air pollution