International Journal of Home Science
2016, VOL. 2 ISSUE 1, PART D
Herbal finishing for anti-bacterial property with Chromolaena odorata herb
Author(s): R Pragadheeswari, K Sangeetha
Herbs play a considerable part in pharmaceutical industries as being save a human life. It’s give for the innovation of new antimicrobial Product with diversified action of the novel mechanisms in medical textile. In this study, Chromolaena odorata leaves were investigated through the extract of aqueous and methanol for anti-microbial activity. Cotton fabrics are finished with two extracts by Dip and Dry method. Finished fabrics are assessed the effectiveness of the anti-microbial property through disc diffusion method which against the microorganisms of staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli. The herbal extract treated fabric shows the Good anti-microbial activity.
How to cite this article:
R Pragadheeswari, K Sangeetha. Herbal finishing for anti-bacterial property with Chromolaena odorata herb. International Journal of Home Science. 2016; 2(1): 232-233.