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Clorox Healthcare introduces new disinfectant line

February 7, 2012

OAKLAND, CA — Clorox Professional Products Company has announced the introduction of Clorox Healthcarehydrogen peroxide cleaner disinfectant wipes and spray, according to a press release.

The new line consists of ready-to-use, one-step cleaner disinfectants engineered with a patented activated hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) formula, the release stated.

These activated hydrogen peroxide products are registered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to kill 32 bacteria and viruses in 30 seconds to one minute, the fastest non-bleach contact time available, the release noted.

"Healthcare professionals told us they needed disinfectants that work fast and are efficient, compatible with healthcare surfaces and comfortable for use by cleaning staff as well as around patients," said Beata Grabowski, director of marketing for Clorox Professional Products Company.

"We listened to our end users and created a technical breakthrough in daily disinfection, offering speed, compliance, value and excellent product aesthetics to help health care professionals fight healthcare-associated infections (HAIs)," Grabowski added.

According to the release, Clorox Healthcare hydrogen peroxide cleaner disinfectant wipes and spray offers:

• The fastest disinfecting technology since bleach
• Superior value and compliance
• Excellent aesthetics and fragrance free
• Broad health care surface compatibility.

Clorox Healthcare hydrogen peroxide cleaner disinfectant wipes and spray will be ready for shipment in early March 2012, the release added.

Click here to read the complete release.