peracetic acid


Summary: A liquid that functions as a strong oxidizing agent. It has an acrid odor and is used as a disinfectant.

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  1. Mezzanotte V, Antonelli M, Citterio S, Nurizzo C. Wastewater disinfection alternatives: chlorine, ozone, peracetic acid, and UV light. Water Environ Res. 2007;79:2373-9 pubmed
    ..were carried out at pilot scale to compare the disinfection efficiency of ozone, sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl), peracetic acid (PAA), and UV irradiation...
  2. Laven R, Hunt H. Evaluation of copper sulphate, formalin and peracetic acid in footbaths for the treatment of digital dermatitis in cattle. Vet Rec. 2002;151:144-6 pubmed
    The efficacy of three non-antibiotic products (copper sulphate, formalin and peracetic acid) was compared with the efficacy of erythromycin, when the four substances were applied in footbaths for the treatment of cows with digital ..
  3. Xu S, Labuza T, Diez Gonzalez F. Inactivation of Bacillus anthracis spores by a combination of biocides and heating under high-temperature short-time pasteurization conditions. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:3336-41 pubmed publisher
  4. Teixeira L, Linden J, Schroeder H. Simultaneous saccharification and cofermentation of peracetic acid-pretreated biomass. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2000;84-86:111-27 pubmed
    Previous work in our laboratories has demonstrated the effectiveness of peracetic acid for improving enzymatic digestibility of lignocellulosic materials...
  5. Kauppinen A, Ikonen J, Pursiainen A, Pitkänen T, Miettinen I. Decontamination of a drinking water pipeline system contaminated with adenovirus and Escherichia coli utilizing peracetic acid and chlorine. J Water Health. 2012;10:406-18 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, two chemical decontaminants, peracetic acid (PAA) and chlorine, were used to test how a laboratory-scale pipeline system can be cleaned after simultaneous ..
  6. Straus D, Meinelt T, Farmer B, Mitchell A. Peracetic acid is effective for controlling fungus on channel catfish eggs. J Fish Dis. 2012;35:505-11 pubmed publisher
    b>Peracetic acid (PAA) is a relatively new compound suggested for use to treat pathogens in aquaculture. It is approved for use in Europe, but not in the United States...
  7. Lottanti S, Gautschi H, Sener B, Zehnder M. Effects of ethylenediaminetetraacetic, etidronic and peracetic acid irrigation on human root dentine and the smear layer. Int Endod J. 2009;42:335-43 pubmed publisher
    To evaluate the effects of ethylenediaminetetraacetic (EDTA), etidronic (EA) and peracetic acid (PA) when used in conjunction with sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) as root canal irrigants on calcium eluted from canals, smear layer, and root ..
  8. Yin D, Jing Q, Aldajani W, Duncan S, Tschirner U, Schilling J, et al. Improved pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass using enzymatically-generated peracetic acid. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:5183-92 pubmed publisher
    ..In previous work, enzymatically generated peracetic acid was used to pretreat aspen wood...
  9. Sauerbrei A, Schacke M, Gluck B, Egerer R, Wutzler P. Validation of biocides against duck hepatitis B virus as a surrogate virus for human hepatitis B virus. J Hosp Infect. 2006;64:358-65 pubmed
    ..staining and the light cycler real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technique, the virucidal activity of peracetic acid (PAA), povidone-iodine (PVP-I) and formaldehyde was tested against DHBV obtained from congenitally infected ..

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  1. Scheffler S, Scherler J, Pruss A, von Versen R, Weiler A. Biomechanical comparison of human bone-patellar tendon-bone grafts after sterilization with peracetic acid ethanol. Cell Tissue Bank. 2005;6:109-15 pubmed
    ..In this in-vitro biomechanical study, it was investigated if peracetic acid ethanol sterilization (PES) has any adverse effects on the mechanical properties of human bone-patellar tendon-..
  2. Jimenez L, Ramos E, De la Torre M, Perez I, Ferrer J. Bleaching of soda pulp of fibres of Musa textilis nee (abaca) with peracetic acid. Bioresour Technol. 2008;99:1474-80 pubmed
    ..temperature (55-85 degrees C), bleaching time (30-150 min) and peracetic acid concentration oven dry pulp (0.5-4...
  3. Kampf G, Bloss R, Martiny H. Surface fixation of dried blood by glutaraldehyde and peracetic acid. J Hosp Infect. 2004;57:139-43 pubmed
    ..One of the changes is the preference for peracetic acid instead of glutaraldehyde in order to avoid fixation of organic material, but the surface fixation by various ..
  4. Bauermeister L, Bowers J, Townsend J, McKee S. The microbial and quality properties of poultry carcasses treated with peracetic acid as an antimicrobial treatment. Poult Sci. 2008;87:2390-8 pubmed publisher
    ..continue to be prominent food safety concerns for the poultry industry and consumers alike. Peracetic acid (PAA) has been approved as an antimicrobial for use in poultry chillers...
  5. Orta de Velasquez M, Yáñez Noguez I, Jiménez Cisneros B, Luna Pabello V. Adding silver and copper to hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid in the disinfection of an advanced primary treatment effluent. Environ Technol. 2008;29:1209-17 pubmed publisher
    This paper evaluates the efficacy of hydrogen peroxide (HP) and peracetic acid (PAA) in the disinfection of an Advanced Primary Treatment (APT) effluent, and how said disinfection capacities can be enhanced by combining the oxidants with ..
  6. Nde C, Toghrol F, Jang H, Bentley W. Toxicogenomic response of Mycobacterium bovis BCG to peracetic acid and a comparative analysis of the M. bovis BCG response to three oxidative disinfectants. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;90:277-304 pubmed publisher
    ..Mycobacterium bovis causes tuberculosis in humans and several animal species. Peracetic acid is an approved tuberculocide in hospital and domestic environments...
  7. Hebert N, Gagne F, Cejka P, Bouchard B, Hausler R, Cyr D, et al. Effects of ozone, ultraviolet and peracetic acid disinfection of a primary-treated municipal effluent on the immune system of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2008;148:122-7 pubmed publisher
    ..28 days before and after one of each of the following treatments: ultraviolet (UV) radiation, ozonation and peracetic acid. Immune function was characterized in leucocytes from the anterior head kidney by the following three ..
  8. Scheffler S, Gonnermann J, Kamp J, Przybilla D, Pruss A. Remodeling of ACL allografts is inhibited by peracetic acid sterilization. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2008;466:1810-8 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Peracetic acid (PAA) has been successfully used to sterilize bone allografts without these disadvantages and does not impair ..
  9. Pruss A, Göbel U, Pauli G, Kao M, Seibold M, Mönig H, et al. Peracetic acid-ethanol treatment of allogeneic avital bone tissue transplants--a reliable sterilization method. Ann Transplant. 2003;8:34-42 pubmed
    ..guidelines of the German Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices and CPMP guidelines we tested the antimicrobial effectiveness of a peracetic acid-ethanol sterilization procedure (PES) in allogenic avital bone transplants.
  10. Kitis M. Disinfection of wastewater with peracetic acid: a review. Environ Int. 2004;30:47-55 pubmed
    b>Peracetic acid is a strong disinfectant with a wide spectrum of antimicrobial activity...
  11. Scheffler S, Trautmann S, Smith M, Kalus U, von Versen R, Pauli G, et al. No influence of collagenous proteins of Achilles tendon, skin and cartilage on the virus-inactivating efficacy of peracetic acid-ethanol. Biologicals. 2007;35:355-9 pubmed
    ..Virus safety of bone transplants was achieved using peracetic acid (PAA)-ethanol sterilisation...
  12. Rajkowski K, Ashurst K. Use of 1% peroxyacetic acid sanitizer in an air-mixing wash basin to remove bacterial pathogens from seeds. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2009;6:1041-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Use of 1% peroxyacetic acid sanitizer in the air-mixing wash basin does provide the sprout grower an effective means of sanitizing sprout seeds...
  13. Park C, Lee J, Yoo K, Jung K. Efficient diacetoxylation of alkenes via Pd(II)/Pd(IV) process with peracetic acid and acetic anhydride. Org Lett. 2010;12:2450-2 pubmed publisher
    A palladium-catalyzed diacetoxylation of alkenes in the presence of peracetic acid and acetic anhydride was developed to produce diacetates efficiently and diastereoselectively...
  14. Galbán J, Sanz V, de Marcos S. Selective peracetic acid determination in the presence of hydrogen peroxide using a label free enzymatic method based on catalase. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2010;398:2117-24 pubmed publisher
    b>Peracetic acid (PAA) is selectively determined in the presence of hydrogen peroxide (H(2)O(2)) by using the self-indicating UV-Vis molecular absorption properties of catalase...
  15. Crebelli R, Conti L, Monarca S, Feretti D, Zerbini I, Zani C, et al. Genotoxicity of the disinfection by-products resulting from peracetic acid- or hypochlorite-disinfected sewage wastewater. Water Res. 2005;39:1105-13 pubmed
    ..In this study, the influence of two widely used disinfectants, peracetic acid (PAA) and sodium hypochlorite (NaClO), on the formation of mutagenic by-products was investigated...
  16. Small D, Chang W, Toghrol F, Bentley W. Comparative global transcription analysis of sodium hypochlorite, peracetic acid, and hydrogen peroxide on Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2007;76:1093-105 pubmed
    ..aeruginosa after oxidative antimicrobial (sodium hypochlorite, peracetic acid, and hydrogen peroxide) exposure...
  17. Carter Y, Barry D. Tackling C difficile with environmental cleaning. Nurs Times. 2011;107:22-5 pubmed
    ..More recently, products using peracetic acid and hydrogen peroxide have become available, which are highly effective even under conditions of heavy soiling.
  18. Lomas R, Cruse Sawyer J, Simpson C, Ingham E, Bojar R, Kearney J. Assessment of the biological properties of human split skin allografts disinfected with peracetic acid and preserved in glycerol. Burns. 2003;29:515-25 pubmed
    ..We have investigated the application of a peracetic acid (PAA) disinfection protocol, coupled with preservation in either glycerol or propylene glycol to achieve these ..
  19. Gehr R, Wagner M, Veerasubramanian P, Payment P. Disinfection efficiency of peracetic acid, UV and ozone after enhanced primary treatment of municipal wastewater. Water Res. 2003;37:4573-86 pubmed
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the ability of peracetic acid (PAA), UV, or ozone to inactivate the indicator organisms fecal coliforms, Enterococci, MS-2 coliphage, or ..
  20. Rutala W, Gergen M, Weber D. Comparative evaluation of the sporicidal activity of new low-temperature sterilization technologies: ethylene oxide, 2 plasma sterilization systems, and liquid peracetic acid. Am J Infect Control. 1998;26:393-8 pubmed
    ..of 4 new low-temperature sterilization technologies: ethylene oxide with hydrochlorofluorocarbons, a liquid peracetic acid immersion system (Steris System 1 Processor), and 2 plasma sterilization processes that use vaporized hydrogen ..
  21. Pan G, Spencer L, Leary G. Reactivity of ferulic acid and its derivatives toward hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid. J Agric Food Chem. 1999;47:3325-31 pubmed
    The reactions of ferulic acid and its derivatives with hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid in lignin-retaining bleaching conditions have been investigated to determine their susceptibility to oxidative degradation...
  22. Buschini A, Carboni P, Furlini M, Poli P, Rossi C. Sodium hypochlorite-, chlorine dioxide- and peracetic acid-induced genotoxicity detected by the Comet assay and Saccharomyces cerevisiae D7 tests. Mutagenesis. 2004;19:157-62 pubmed
    ..DNA mutability, with and without endogenous metabolic activation) and to compare their effects with those of peracetic acid, proposed as an alternative disinfectant...
  23. Sacchetti R, De Luca G, Zanetti F. Control of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia contamination of microfiltered water dispensers with peracetic acid and hydrogen peroxide. Int J Food Microbiol. 2009;132:162-6 pubmed publisher
    The abilities of peracetic acid and hydrogen peroxide to remove or reduce Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in output water from microfiltered water dispensers (MWDs) were investigated...
  24. Duncan S, Jing Q, Katona A, Kazlauskas R, Schilling J, Tschirner U, et al. Increased saccharification yields from aspen biomass upon treatment with enzymatically generated peracetic acid. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2010;160:1637-52 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, oxidative pretreatment with commercial peracetic acid (470 mM) removed 40% of the lignin (from 19.9 to 12.0 wt...
  25. Magulski T, Paulmann D, Bischoff B, Becker B, Steinmann E, Steinmann J, et al. Inactivation of murine norovirus by chemical biocides on stainless steel. BMC Infect Dis. 2009;9:107 pubmed publisher
    ..Murine norovirus (MNV) as a surrogate for human NoV was used to study the efficacy of active ingredients of chemical disinfectants for virus inactivation on inanimate surfaces...
  26. Sanz V, de Marcos S, Galbán J. Hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid determination in waste water using a reversible reagentless biosensor. Anal Chim Acta. 2007;583:332-9 pubmed
    ..On this basis, a reversible reagentless optical biosensor based on HRP for hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid determinations has been developed...
  27. Bore E, Langsrud S. Characterization of micro-organisms isolated from dairy industry after cleaning and fogging disinfection with alkyl amine and peracetic acid. J Appl Microbiol. 2005;98:96-105 pubmed
    To characterize micro-organisms isolated from Norwegian dairy production plants after cleaning and fogging disinfection with alkyl amine/peracetic acid and to indicate reasons for survival.
  28. Cristofari Marquand E, Kacel M, Milhe F, Magnan A, Lehucher Michel M. Asthma caused by peracetic acid-hydrogen peroxide mixture. J Occup Health. 2007;49:155-8 pubmed
  29. van der Veen S, Abee T. Mixed species biofilms of Listeria monocytogenes and Lactobacillus plantarum show enhanced resistance to benzalkonium chloride and peracetic acid. Int J Food Microbiol. 2011;144:421-31 pubmed publisher
    ..plantarum WCFS1 as secondary species, and their resistance to the disinfectants benzalkonium chloride and peracetic acid. Modulation of growth, biofilm formation, and biofilm composition was achieved by addition of manganese ..
  30. Chang W, Toghrol F, Bentley W. Toxicogenomic response of Staphylococcus aureus to peracetic acid. Environ Sci Technol. 2006;40:5124-31 pubmed
    ..5 billion loss a year in the United States. Despite a wide use of disinfectants such as peracetic acid in health care environments, we certainly need better understanding of the effects of antimicrobial ..
  31. Pruss A, Baumann B, Seibold M, Kao M, Tintelnot K, von Versen R, et al. Validation of the sterilization procedure of allogeneic avital bone transplants using peracetic acid-ethanol. Biologicals. 2001;29:59-66 pubmed
    ..considered to be gamma irradiation and thermal inactivation as well as chemical sterilization methods like the peracetic acid-ethanol treatment (PES)...
  32. Veschetti E, Cutilli D, Bonadonna L, Briancesco R, Martini C, Cecchini G, et al. Pilot-plant comparative study of peracetic acid and sodium hypochlorite wastewater disinfection. Water Res. 2003;37:78-94 pubmed
    b>Peracetic acid (PAA) use in wastewater disinfection was assessed by examining its performances in a pilot plant fed by the effluent from a conventional activated-sludge treatment plant. The influence of PAA initial concentrations (0.5-4...
  33. Bridier A, Dubois Brissonnet F, Greub G, Thomas V, Briandet R. Dynamics of the action of biocides in Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011;55:2648-54 pubmed publisher
    The biocidal activity of peracetic acid (PAA) and benzalkonium chloride (BAC) on Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms was investigated by using a recently developed confocal laser scanning microscopy (CLSM) method that enables the direct and ..
  34. Wutzler P, Sauerbrei A. Virucidal efficacy of a combination of 0.2% peracetic acid and 80% (v/v) ethanol (PAA-ethanol) as a potential hand disinfectant. J Hosp Infect. 2000;46:304-8 pubmed
  35. Sagsen B, Ustun Y, Aslan T, Canakçi B. The effect of peracetic acid on removing calcium hydroxide from the root canals. J Endod. 2012;38:1197-201 pubmed publisher
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the efficiencies of different irrigation solutions in the removal of calcium hydroxide (CH)...
  36. Haimi S, Vienonen A, Hirn M, Pelto M, Virtanen V, Suuronen R. The effect of chemical cleansing procedures combined with peracetic acid-ethanol sterilization on biomechanical properties of cortical bone. Biologicals. 2008;36:99-104 pubmed
    b>Peracetic acid-ethanol sterilization (PES) with a preceding delipidation step is an effective sterilization method for allograft bone, but its influence on biomechanical properties of bone has not been studied...
  37. Chang W, Small D, Toghrol F, Bentley W. Microarray analysis of toxicogenomic effects of peracetic acid on Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Environ Sci Technol. 2005;39:5893-9 pubmed
    ..Economic damages are reported to exceed $4.5 billion, annually. While many disinfectants, including peracetic acid, have been employed to eradicate infectious bacteria, a lack of understanding their mode of action and the ..
  38. Saá Ibusquiza P, Herrera J, Cabo M. Resistance to benzalkonium chloride, peracetic acid and nisin during formation of mature biofilms by Listeria monocytogenes. Food Microbiol. 2011;28:418-25 pubmed publisher
    Increase of resistance to the application of benzalkonium chloride (BAC), peracetic acid (PA) and nisin during biofilm formation at 25 °C by three strains of Listeria monocytogenes (CECT 911, CECT 4032, CECT 5873 and BAC-adapted CECT ..
  39. Awad M. Selective electronalysis of peracetic acid in the presence of a large excess of H2O2 at Au(111)-like gold electrode. Anal Chim Acta. 2012;730:60-5 pubmed publisher
    b>Peracetic acid (PAA) has been selectively electroanalyzed in the presence of a large excess of hydrogen peroxide (H(2)O(2)), about 500 fold that of PAA, using Au (111)-like gold electrode in acetate buffer solutions of pH 5.4...
  40. Hey G, Ledin A, Jansen J, Andersen H. Removal of pharmaceuticals in biologically treated wastewater by chlorine dioxide or peracetic acid. Environ Technol. 2012;33:1041-7 pubmed
    ..Removal of six active pharmaceutical ingredients in wastewater was investigated using chlorine dioxide (ClO2) or peracetic acid (PAA) as chemical oxidants...
  41. Pineau L, Desbuquois C, Marchetti B, Luu Duc D. Comparison of the fixative properties of five disinfectant solutions. J Hosp Infect. 2008;68:171-7 pubmed publisher a liquid medium inoculated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa, using five different disinfectant solutions: two peracetic acid solutions (with and without an activator), glutaraldehyde, ortho-phthaldehyde and succine dialdehyde...
  42. Santoro D, Gehr R, Bartrand T, Liberti L, Notarnicola M, Dell Erba A, et al. Wastewater disinfection by peracetic acid: assessment of models for tracking residual measurements and inactivation. Water Environ Res. 2007;79:775-87 pubmed
    With its potential for low (if any) disinfection byproduct formation and easy retrofit for chlorine contactors, peracetic acid (PAA) or use of PAA in combination with other disinfectant technologies may be an attractive alternative to ..
  43. Biswal B, Khairallah R, Bibi K, Mazza A, Gehr R, Masson L, et al. Impact of UV and peracetic acid disinfection on the prevalence of virulence and antimicrobial resistance genes in uropathogenic Escherichia coli in wastewater effluents. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2014;80:3656-66 pubmed
    ..This study investigated the impact of UV and peracetic acid (PAA) disinfection on the prevalence of virulence and antimicrobial resistance genes in uropathogenic ..
  44. Ghiladi R, Medzihradszky K, Ortiz de Montellano P. Role of the Met-Tyr-Trp cross-link in Mycobacterium tuberculosis catalase-peroxidase (KatG) as revealed by KatG(M255I). Biochemistry. 2005;44:15093-105 pubmed
  45. Tolleson W, Jackson L, Triplett O, Aluri B, Cappozzo J, Banaszewski K, et al. Chemical inactivation of protein toxins on food contact surfaces. J Agric Food Chem. 2012;60:6627-40 pubmed publisher
    We compared the kinetics and efficacies of sodium hypochlorite, peracetic acid, phosphoric acid-based detergent, chlorinated alkaline detergent, quaternary ammonium-based sanitizer, and peracetic acid-based sanitizer for inactivating the ..
  46. Crebelli R, Conti L, Marchini S, Monarca S, Feretti D, Zerbini I, et al. [Genotoxic and ecotoxic effects of urban waste water disinfected with sodium hypochlorite or peracetic acid]. Ann Ig. 2003;15:277-302 pubmed
    Genotoxic and ecotoxicologic effects of urban wastewater disinfected with sodium hypochlorite or peracetic acid were analyzed...
  47. Pancírová J. Bye bye chemical disinfection with canisters. EDTNA ERCA J. 2001;27:123-4 pubmed
    ..To achieve a high hygienic standard and to support the safety and efficiency of each disinfection procedure, we emphasise the use of single-use-disinfection cartridges. ..
  48. Ercken D, Verelst L, Declerck P, Duvivier L, Van Damme A, Ollevier F. Effects of peracetic acid and monochloramine on the inactivation of Naegleria lovaniensis. Water Sci Technol. 2003;47:167-71 pubmed
    Biocidal activities of monochloramine and peracetic acid were studied on cysts of Naegleria lovaniensis. Until recently the most commonly used biocide to disinfect cooling water systems was hypochlorite...
  49. Gill C, Badoni M. Effects of peroxyacetic acid, acidified sodium chlorite or lactic acid solutions on the microflora of chilled beef carcasses. Int J Food Microbiol. 2004;91:43-50 pubmed
    ..However, 4% lactic acid may be generally useful as a decontaminant for chilled, raw meat. ..
  50. Lubello C, Gori R, Nicese F, Ferrini F. Municipal-treated wastewater reuse for plant nurseries irrigation. Water Res. 2004;38:2939-47 pubmed
    ..Tests were carried out in Pistoia (Italy). A pilot plant for tertiary treatment (filtration and peracetic acid + UV disinfection) of the local wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) effluent was set up...
  51. Mohammad Z, Hasan A, Kerth C, Riley D, Taylor T. Increased Effectiveness of Microbiological Verification by Concentration-Dependent Neutralization of Sanitizers Used in Poultry Slaughter and Fabrication Allowing Salmonella enterica Survival. Foods. 2018;7: pubmed publisher facilitate Salmonella enterica survival following exposure to cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC) or peracetic acid (PAA), identifying minimum required concentrations of neutralizers to facilitate pathogen survival...
  52. Casey M, Hawley B, Edwards N, Cox Ganser J, Cummings K. Health problems and disinfectant product exposure among staff at a large multispecialty hospital. Am J Infect Control. 2017;45:1133-1138 pubmed publisher
    Hospital staff expressed health concerns after a surface disinfectant product containing hydrogen peroxide, peracetic acid, and acetic acid was introduced. We sought to determine if this product posed a health hazard...
  53. Neves M, da Silva M, Ventura G, Côrtes P, Duarte R, de Souza H. Effectiveness of current disinfection procedures against biofilm on contaminated GI endoscopes. Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:944-53 pubmed publisher
    ..within the biofilm were still detected by confocal microscopy, more so with glutaraldehyde than with peracetic acid or O-phataladehyde...
  54. Elia A, Anastasi V, Dörr A. Hepatic antioxidant enzymes and total glutathione of Cyprinus carpio exposed to three disinfectants, chlorine dioxide, sodium hypochlorite and peracetic acid, for superficial water potabilization. Chemosphere. 2006;64:1633-41 pubmed
    ..surface water treated with three disinfectants for potabilization, sodium hypochlorite, chlorine dioxide and peracetic acid were investigated...
  55. Lenz J, Henkel K, Hingst V, von Versen R, Gundlach K. Reconstruction of the frontal calvarian continuity in a child using a freeze-preserved autogenous bone graft. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2003;31:154-8 pubmed
    ..Postoperatively no complications were observed and the (auto)graft has taken well. There was symmetrical craniofacial growth as well as a good aesthetic result three years after reconstruction...
  56. Kamii E, Terada G, Akiyama J, Isshiki K. [Inhibitory effect of essential oils, food additives, peracetic acid and detergents on bacterial histidine decarboxylase]. Shokuhin Eiseigaku Zasshi. 2011;52:271-5 pubmed
    The aim of this study is to examine whether various essential oils, food additives, peracetic acid and detergents inhibit bacterial histidine decarboxylase...
  57. Salvia A, Teodoro G, Balducci I, Koga Ito C, Oliveira S. Effectiveness of 2% peracetic acid for the disinfection of gutta-percha cones. Braz Oral Res. 2011;25:23-7 pubmed
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of 2% peracetic acid for the disinfection of gutta-percha cones contaminated in vitro with Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus mutans, Candida albicans and ..
  58. Lee G, Jang Y, Lee H, Han J, Kim K, Lee M. Characteristic behavior of peroxyacetyl nitrate (PAN) in Seoul megacity, Korea. Chemosphere. 2008;73:619-28 pubmed publisher
    ..The heterogeneous destruction of particulate matter could be an additional sink for PAN in SMA...
  59. Ortega Y, Torres M, Van Exel S, Moss L, Cama V. Efficacy of a sanitizer and disinfectants to inactivate Encephalitozoon intestinalis spores. J Food Prot. 2007;70:681-4 pubmed
    ..Tsunami (40 microg/ml) and Timsen (200 and 400 ppm) could inactivate spores when incubated for 5 and 15 min...
  60. Blanc B, Rodgers K, Lukat Rodgers G, Dubois J. Understanding the roles of strictly conserved tryptophan residues in O2 producing chlorite dismutases. Dalton Trans. 2013;42:3156-69 pubmed publisher
    ..aromatica (DaCld) has been shown to form protein-based radicals in its reactions with ClO(2)(-) and peracetic acid. The roles of the conserved Trp residues in radical generation and in enzymatic function were assessed via ..
  61. Penney N, Bigwood T, Barea H, Pulford D, LeRoux G, Cook R, et al. Efficacy of a peroxyacetic acid formulation as an antimicrobial intervention to reduce levels of inoculated Escherichia coli O157:H7 on external carcass surfaces of hot-boned beef and veal. J Food Prot. 2007;70:200-3 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, POAA treatment significantly reduced viable E. coli O157:H7 numbers on experimentally contaminated beef and veal carcasses, which justifies its use as a chemical intervention for the removal of this human pathogen...
  62. Zhang K, Zhou X, Du P, Zhang T, Cai M, Sun P, et al. Oxidation of ?-lactam antibiotics by peracetic acid: Reaction kinetics, product and pathway evaluation. Water Res. 2017;123:153-161 pubmed publisher
    b>Peracetic acid (PAA) is a disinfection oxidant used in many industries including wastewater treatment. ?-Lactams, a group of widely prescribed antibiotics, are frequently detected in wastewater effluents and surface waters...
  63. BLACK E, Owens K, Staub R, Li J, Mills K, Valenstein J, et al. Evaluation of AISI Type 304 stainless steel as a suitable surface material for evaluating the efficacy of peracetic acid-based disinfectants against Clostridium difficile spores. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0187074 pubmed publisher
    ..The formation of a rust-colored precipitate was observed on Type 430 carriers when testing a peracetic acid (PAA)-based disinfectant with the QCT-2 method...
  64. Effkemann S, Brødsgaard S, Mortensen P, Linde S, Karst U. Determination of gas phase peroxyacetic acid using pre-column derivatization with organic sulfide reagents and liquid chromatography. J Chromatogr A. 1999;855:551-61 pubmed
    ..Another sulfide reagent, methyl-p-tolyl sulfide (MTS) has been used in a similar way with impinger sampling. Major advantages of ADS towards MTS are improved UV-Vis spectroscopic properties and reduced volatility...
  65. Andreoletti P, Mouesca J, Gouet P, Jaquinod M, Capeillere Blandin C, Jouve H. Verdoheme formation in Proteus mirabilis catalase. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2009;1790:741-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Heme oxidative degradation has been extensively investigated in peroxidases but not in catalases. The verdoheme formation, a product of heme oxidation which inactivates the enzyme, was studied in Proteus mirabilis catalase...
  66. Straus D, Meinelt T. Acute toxicity of peracetic acid (PAA) formulations to Ichthyophthirius multifiliis theronts. Parasitol Res. 2009;104:1237-41 pubmed publisher
    b>Peracetic acid (PAA) is an antimicrobial disinfectant used in agriculture, food processing, and medical facilities. It has recently been suggested as a means to control infestations of Ichthyophthirius multifiliis...