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Effectiveness of a hydrogen peroxide foam against bleach for the disinfection of sink drains

  • Blake W. Buchan (a1), Jennifer A. Arvan (a2), Mary Beth Graham (a3), Sergey Tarima (a4), Matthew L. Faron (a1), Rahul Nanchal (a5) and L. Silvia Munoz-Price (a2)...

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Author for correspondence: L. Silvia Munoz-Price, E-mail: smunozprice@mcw.edu

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Effectiveness of a hydrogen peroxide foam against bleach for the disinfection of sink drains

  • Blake W. Buchan (a1), Jennifer A. Arvan (a2), Mary Beth Graham (a3), Sergey Tarima (a4), Matthew L. Faron (a1), Rahul Nanchal (a5) and L. Silvia Munoz-Price (a2)...

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