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Synonyms for disinfect

Synonyms for disinfect

to render free of microorganisms

Antonyms for disinfect

destroy microorganisms or pathogens by cleansing

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It's important for professional cleaners to remember that they must both clean and disinfect.
CINCINNATI -- Sixty-eight percent of respondents to P&G Professional's([TM])recent "Cleaning and Disinfecting Clarity" survey indicated that they believe that if you want to clean and disinfect a surface, you have twice as much work on your hands.
Featuring the power of Lysol, the Clean-Flip offers the ability to disinfect while it cleans without requiring any extra work, mess or products, according to executives for the Cinnaminson, N.
Heat, ultraviolet radiation, filtration, or some combination of these can disinfect water, just as chlorine can.
As the men grimace menacingly, the women recite tips about how to disinfect drinking water.
INSTASAN is a hospital-grade, multipurpose, neutral pH, hard-surface disinfectant that cleans, disinfects and deodorizes in one easy step.
Ivera Medical's Curos Port Protector is a simple, innovative, disposable medical device that effectively disinfects luer-activated needleless valves, killing the organisms associated with patient bloodstream infection.
8,206,514 will cover key aspects of disinfecting caps designed to be used with luer-activated IV valves to disinfect and clean the IV port.
In its mission to save patient lives, Catheter Connections conceived, developed, manufactures and markets the DualCap System[TM], which includes DualCap([R]) the first 510(k) cleared medical device that disinfects male luer connectors, killing the microorganisms known to cause bloodstream infections and protecting the connectors from contamination.
Catheter Connections accuses Ivera of patent infringement, unfair competition, deceptive practices and false advertising related to Ivera's Curos Tips[TM] - a "me-too" copy of Catheter Connections' DualCap component that disinfects and protects the male luer.
Anna Viviano on how she has lived to 107: She never married, took a glass of vermouth daily and swallowed the occasional teaspoon of Vaseline, 'which cleans, soothes, heals and disinfects.