AATB – American Association of Tissue Banks

Aeration Time – Period in which H2O2 is actively removed from the treated room

AIHP – Activated Ionized Hydrogen Peroxide

Application Time – Time it takes to physically apply BIT Solution

BI – Biological Indicator

BIT™ – Binary Ionization Technology

CI – Chemical Indicator

CGTP – Current Good Tissue Practices

Contact Time – Time period necessary for converted BIT Solution react and achieve maximum efficacy

DI Water – De ionized Water

Dose – Amount of BIT™ Solution delivered during application

EPA – Environmental Protection Agency

FDA –  U.S. Food and Drug Administration

GLP – Good Laboratory Practices

GMP – Good Manufacturing Practice

H2O2 – Hydrogen peroxide

HCP – Health-Care Professionals

OH­ – Hydroxyl Radical – The hydroxyl radical is often referred to as the “detergent” of the troposphere because it reacts with many pollutants, decomposing them through “cracking“, often acting as the first step to their removal.

OSHA – Occupational Safety and Health Administration

PAPR – Powered Air Purifying Respirator

PEL – Permissible Exposure Limit

PPE – Personal Protective Equipment

Ppm – Parts per million

ROS – Reactive Oxygen Species – ROS are formed as a natural byproduct of the normal metabolism of oxygen and have important roles in cell signaling and homeostasis.

Scrub – Period in which H2O2 is actively removed from the treated room

STEL – Short Term Exposure Limit

TOMI – TOMI Environmental Solutions, Inc.