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Determination of the Persistence of Non-Spore-Forming Biological Threat Agents in the Environment

Citation:

U.S. EPA. Determination of the Persistence of Non-Spore-Forming Biological Threat Agents in the Environment. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-15/303, 2015.

Impact/Purpose:

This report presents the results of an investigation to evaluate the persistence (or natural attenuation) of Yersinia pestis (Y. pestis), Francisella tularensis (F. tularensis), and Burkholderia mallei (B. mallei) on glass and soil under multiple environmental conditions and time points.

Description:

Report

URLs/Downloads:

DETERMINATION OF THE PERSISTENCE OF NON-SPORE-FORMING BIOLOGICAL THREAT AGENTS IN THE ENVIRONMENT.PDF   (PDF,NA pp, 639 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 12/31/2015
Record Last Revised: 01/07/2016
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 310497