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February 5, 2016

Quaternary Ammonium Chloride and Its Advantages in Healthcare Facilities

Quaternary ammonium chloride (QAC) compounds are the most common active ingredient found in disinfectants used in healthcare environments. This is largely because products formulated with QACs are readily available and versatile. In addition, the products typically offer broad-spectrum efficacy and do not have the unpleasant odor of oxidizing-based products, such as Sodium Hypochlorite (Bleach) and Hydrogen Peroxide.

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