Chemical means include gas sterilization with ethylene oxide or other gases, and immersion in a disinfectant solution with ... Intermediate disinfection: inactivates Mycobacterium tuberculosis, vegetative bacteria, most viruses, and most fungi; does not necessarily kill bacterial spores. ... For antisepsis, different disinfectants are used for application to the intact skin (e.g. alcoholic solutions) and to mucous anbsp;...
|Title||:||Safe Management of Wastes from Health-care Activities|
|Author||:||A. Prüss, Eric Giroult, Philip Rushbrook|
|Publisher||:||World Health Organization - 1999|