Disinfection, Sterilisation and Inactivation 

Not knowing the difference
could cost you a life

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Meet the authors



Dr Davison

D2K INformation

(Higher National Diploma, BSc (Hons), MENVLGovLaw, PhD, GAICD, PMAWA)

Dr Annette Davison is a sought-after risk and auditing expert, with over 30 year’s experience in the water and environment industries. Annette holds a Higher National Diploma and BSc(Hons), both in Applied Biology, a Masters in Environmental and Local Government Law and a PhD in environmental microbiology and biochemistry, as well as being a  Professional Member of the Australian Water Association (AWA).


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Dr Surani McCaw

Southland Filtration

(BE(Chemical), PhD)

Dr Surani McCaw is a Chemical Engineer with over 25 years industrial experience, specialising in water treatment in the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Industries. Surani holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) degree and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in water treatment from University of NSW, Kensington, NSW.



  • Turning visitors into leads.

What will you learn?

We take a look at some of the issues we have observed in managing microbial system health risks, we:

tick Explain why microbes are a problem

tick Show examples of pathogens in different sectors

tickDetail how microbes create hygiene and sanitation risks

tick Outline sanitisation terms, methods and outcomes

tick Advise on how to manage your risks