Selective Micro Technologies passes non GLP test to kill C. difficile

2.24.14

Using E2197 - ASTM test standard, Selective Micro Technologies demonstrated pure chlorine dioxide successfully kills c. difficile at greater than 99.9999%. The test was also conducted according to EPA registration standards using active ingredient at the lowest certified limit (LCL). Both 5 minute and 10 minute contact times were successful. Clostridium difficile is a bacterium superbug causing major problems in healthcare facilities.