We are aware of the massive selection of products marketed for disinfection purposes, but there are many pitfalls in depending upon them to successfully and thoroughly eradicate serious infections in often-complicated settings. Notably, many chemicals:

  • are most often applied incorrectly
  • often require a secondary step of rinsing
  • may contribute to resistant strains emerging
  • may corrode surfaces
  • can be toxic to the applicator
  • often leave behind toxic residue and odors
  • can be deadly if mixed