Resistance to the fungal growth

Standards

ISO 846: Method A Plastics – Evaluation of the action of microorganisms
EN 14119: Method A1 Testing of textiles – Evaluation of the action of microfungi
ASTM G21: Determining Resistance of Synthetic Polymeric Materials to Fungi
 

Tested effect

Resistance to fungal attack
 

Determination of fungistatic or fungicide effects

Standards

ISO 846 Method B: Plastics – Evaluation of the action of microorganisms

EN 14119 Method B1: Testing of textiles – Evaluation of the action of microfungi

EN 14119 Method B2: Testing of textiles – Evaluation of the action of microfungi

SN 195921: Textile fabrics – Determination of the antimycotic activity – Agar diffusion plate test

AATCC 30 Parts 2 & 3: Antifungal activity, Assessment on textile materials : Mildew and rot resistance of textile materials

AATCC 174 Part 3: Antifungal activity, Assessment of carpet materials : Mildew and rot resistance of carpet materials

Tested effect

Antifungal action

Atmosphere saturated test

Standards

IEC 60068-2-10: Essais d’environnement Partie 2-10 – Essais – Essai J et guide : Moisissures - Variante 1 (no nutrient for the fungi)

IEC 60068-2-10: Essais d’environnement Partie 2-10 – Essais – Essai J et guide : Moisissures - Variante 2 (nutrient for the fungi)

AATCC 30 Part 4: Humidity Jar, Mixed spore suspension

BS 6085 Part 5: Determination of the resistance of textiles to microbiological deterioration - Saturated atmosphere test

EN 14119 Method A2: Testing of textiles - Evaluation of the action of microfungi

Tested effect

Resistance to fungal attack

Soil burial test

Standards

ATCC 30 Part 1: Antifungal activity, Assessment on textile materials : Mildew and rot resistance of textile materials

BS 6085 Part 2: Determination of the resistance of textiles to microbiological deterioration - Soil burial test

ISO 846 Method D: Plastics – Evaluation of the action of microorganisms

Tested effects

Resistance to fungal attack

Antifungal effect