Resources that help to answer further questions about surfaces:
This page provides a brief overview of the CDC Guidelines for Environmental Infection Control in Health-Care Facilities.
This page provides a brief overview of the FGI Guidelines for Design and Construction of Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities.
This page provides a list of the most common tests used to quantitatively determine the characteristics related to surface materials.
Website of William A. Rutala, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Darrel Hicks is nationally recognized as one of the top experts in infection control and the author of Infection Control for Dummies