what are some concerns with microbial control
*Does the application require sterilization, or is disinfection adequate?
*Is the item to be reused or permanently discarded?
*If it will be reused, can it withstand heat, pressure, radiation, or chemicals?
*Is the control method suitable for a given application?
*Will the agent penetrate to the necessary extent?
*Is the method cost- and labor-efficient, and is it safe?