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Table 3 Initial silver content and total silver release in standard formulas of artificial sweat for 24 h

From: Determination of silver nanoparticle release from antibacterial fabrics into artificial sweat

Sample Initial silver content (mg/kg) Silver released in artificial sweat (mg/kg)
   AATCC
Ph 4.3
ISO
Ph 5.5
ISO
Ph 8.0
EN
Ph 6.5
A0 n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d.
A1 36.12 ± 22.42 21.01 ± 4.13 15.53 ± 3.62 34.27 ± 2.88 35.83 ± 19.68
A2 56.57 ± 34.28 33.39 ± 15.80 28.81 ± 10.34 66.54 ± 46.29 77.96 ± 23.80
A3 95.12 ± 33.12 70.15 ± 37.29 72.69 ± 11.99 82.22 ± 26.99 152.20 ± 36.54
A4 425.21 ± 93.73 217.61 ± 81.32 177.13 ± 57.13 268.31 ± 131.15 322.21 ± 87.00
B n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d.
C n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d.
D n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d.
E 15.16 ± 9.90 0.08 ± 0.05 0.01 ± 0.01 0.50 ± 0.30 0.36 ± 0.10
F 1.22 ± 0.87 n.d. n.d. n.d. 0.05 ± 0.00
G 0.99 ± 1.53 n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d.
  1. Data are mean ± SD of three independent experiments.
  2. n.d. = not detected