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Table 1 TVC (log10 CFU/cm2) on hands, knives and clothes of workers

From: Microbial quality of goat carcasses in Lilongwe, Malawi

Sites Chinsapo-2 Chigwirizano
Before treatment After treatment Sign. Before treatment After treatment Sign.
Hands 6.74 ± 0.38a 8.03 ± 0.38b * 9.48 ± 0.50 7.12 ± 0.50 *
Knives 6.38 ± 0.38a 7.67 ± 0.38b * 9.48 ± 0.50 8.84 ± 0.50 NS
Clothes 8.26 ± 0.38 7.30 ± 0.38 NS 8.24 ± 0.50 8.73 ± 0.50 NS
  1. NS not significant
  2. * Significant at level (P < 0.05)
  3. a,bMeans with different superscripts in the same row are significantly different