Determination of antimicrobial activity of tannic acid in pickling process


Colak S. M. , YAPICI B. , YAPICI A. N.

ROMANIAN BIOTECHNOLOGICAL LETTERS, vol.15, no.3, pp.5325-5330, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : ROMANIAN BIOTECHNOLOGICAL LETTERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.5325-5330
  • Keywords: Antimicrobial efficacy, leather industry, microorganisms, tannic acid, ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY, MEDICINAL-PLANTS, MUTAGENICITY, FUNGICIDE

Abstract

In the present study, the antimicrobial efficacy of tannic acid used in the pickling stage was investigated against some microorganisms. Leather samples treated with various concentrations of tannic acid in the stage were assessed against sixteen test microorganisms by Disc Diffusion Method.