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What’s the Deal with Disinfectants?

disinfectantsWe are glad you asked. Actually, surface disinfectants are quite simple. Apply the product … wait the specified time … and the germs are killed. You have probably heard these common Disinfecting buzz words: Kill Claims, RTU, Phenols, limited, Peroxide, Hospital, Alcohols, Dwell Time, Concentrates, Quat, Bleach and General; these are all the common buzzwords related to disinfecting.  Disinfectants are easily understood and incorporated into daily cleaning when reviewed by the individual product characteristics (OR – when broken down into individual product characteristics):  the dilution type, the active ingredient, the claims and the disinfecting strength.

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