Antibacterial fabric resists colonization by bacteria to reduce the risk of spreading infection and developing unpleasant odors. It can be used in health care settings to protect patients and is also found in products like sports clothing and bedding. There are a number of ways to treat fabric to create antibacterial properties of varying efficacy. Textile manufacturers involved in research and development on this topic are interested in identifying cost-effective ways of controlling bacterial growth on fabrics.
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