Accession Number:

AD0404263

Title:

THE USE OF ETHYLENE OXIDE FOR STERILIZATION: A PARTIALLY ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO INC SUNNYVALE CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

Ethylene oxide has proven to be one of the better agents for the sterilization of space craft. The scope of this search involves the chemical reactions involved in the destruction of microorganisms and their spores. The 39 references which were selected are alphabetically arranged according to the first author. The resources of the LMSC Technical Information Center were utilized in this search. The period of coverage dates from 1950 to June 1962.

Subject Categories:

  • Hygiene and Sanitation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE