For each item on the following list give a reasonable
For each item on the following list, give a reasonable method of sterilization. You cannot use the same method more than three times for the whole list. The method must sterilize, not just disinfect; and the method must not destroy the item or render it useless unless there is no other choice. After considering a workable method, think of a method that would not work.
Room air........... disposable syringes
Blood in a syringe........ carcasses of cows with
Serum........... “mad cow” disease
A pot of soil.......... inside of a refrigerator
Plastic Petri dishes...... Wine
Heat-sensitive drugs...... a jar of Vaseline
Cloth dressings........ fruit in plastic bags
Leather shoes from a thrift shop... talcum powder
A cheese sandwich...... Milk
Human hair (for wigs)..... orchid seeds
A fl ask of nutrient agar..... metal instruments
An entire room (walls, floor, etc.).. mail contaminated with
Rubber gloves........ anthrax spores
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