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Descriptor in English: Biofouling
Descriptor in Spanish: Incrustaciones Biológicas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Incrustação Biológica
Descriptor in French: Encrassement biologique
Tree number(s): G16.500.100
N06.850.460.150
N06.850.540.500
Scope note: Process by which unwanted microbial, plant or animal materials or organisms accumulate on man-made surfaces.
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PC prevention & control
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 2010
See also the descriptors: Biofilms MeSH
DeCS UI: 53773
Descriptor UI: D057219
Date Established: 2010/01/01
Date of Entry: 2009/07/06
Revision Date: 2016/06/02
Biofouling - Preferred
Concept UI M0535100
Scope note Process by which unwanted microbial, plant or animal materials or organisms accumulate on man-made surfaces.
Preferred term Biofouling



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