Biocides not meeting Desired Properties

  • Many chemical and mechanical concepts have been evaluated with limited success or giving rise to new issues
  • Most commonly used disinfectant is chlorine
  • Despite substantial progress, the use and application of chlorine still presents a number of disadvantages and hazards
  • Potential hazards of chlorine involve EHS and Environment related risks, impact and effects
  • Authorities and Industry seek sustainable, eco-friendly disinfectants