Hospitals or critical infection control areas require exceptional measures of disinfection as they deal with patients, each with a different infection, and the staff handling them. Everyone involved is exposed to a higher risk of infection, needed a timely and efficient cleaning mechanisms. Hospital acquired infection, better known as Nosocomial infection refers to an infection that develops 48 – 72 hours of hospital discharge, and can directly be avoided by maintaining a safe hygiene of the hospital premises.
With use of proper cleaning and hospital disinfectants, one can inhibit the spread of these pathogens, and eradicating them. Even every in-house, commercial and industrial setup should be regularly disinfected. Most of the health care units today are bedded with secondary transmission routes that could be prevented easily with a thorough disinfection program.
Silver Hydrogen based Sanitizers are synergy of hydrogen peroxide stabilized silver particles, in presence of a catalyst, for use as a multipurpose and highly effective disinfectant. The eco-friendly and biodegradable nature
Peracetic acid is used mainly in the food industry, where it is applied as a cleanser, sanitizer and as a disinfectant. Acetic acid was applied for bacteria and fungi removal
QAC based broad spectrum terminal disinfectant. It is used for versatile applications for cleaning and disinfection through-out the dairy, beverage and
Orthophthaldehyde based disinfectant is a High-Level Disinfectant for use in reprocessing heat-sensitive medical devices. Provides broad-spectrum activity against bacteria, micro-bacteria, viruses and fungi. It oﬀers excellent material compatibility,
Glutaraldehyde is a pungent colorless liquid and is used to disinfect and sterilize various equipment, surface and water. It is also used for industrial water treatment
Isopropyl alcohol and ethyl alcohol have been used as low-level disinfectants in healthcare settings for many years. Alcohol prep pads or towelettes containing isopropyl or ethyl alcohol and water have been used primarily for
Hand sanitizer is a liquid generally used to decrease infectious agents on the hands. Formulations of the alcohol-based type are preferable to hand washing with soap and water in most situations in the healthcare setting. It is generally more effective at killing microorganisms
Surfactants are one of many different compounds that make up a detergent. They are added to remove dirt from skin, clothes and household articles particularly in kitchens and bathrooms. They are also used extensively in industry