EPA Science Inventory

Methyl Bromide Decontamination of Indoor and Outdoor Materials Contaminated with Bacillus anthracis Spores

Citation:

U.S. EPA. Methyl Bromide Decontamination of Indoor and Outdoor Materials Contaminated with Bacillus anthracis Spores. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-14/170, 2014.

Description:

Report

Purpose/Objective:

The overall purpose of this investigation was to determine the decontamination efficacy of methyl bromide (MeBr) fumigant in inactivating Bacillus anthracis (B.a.; causative agent for anthrax) spores on six indoor and outdoor materials.

URLs/Downloads:

METHYL BROMIDE DECONTAMINATION OF INDOOR AND OUTDOOR MATERIALS CONTAMINATED WITH BACILLUS ANTHRACIS SPORES.PDF   (PDF,NA pp, 1729 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Start Date: 08/04/2014
Completion Date: 08/04/2014
Record Last Revised: 08/18/2014
Record Created: 08/04/2014
Record Released: 08/04/2014
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 282882

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL HOMELAND SECURITY RESEARCH CENTER

DECON AND CONSEQUENCE MANAGEMENT DIVISION