61) See generally Kate MacNamara, Germicide
Maker: Virox, Winning in the Battle Against SARS, NAT'L POST, Apr.
Investigators then conducted an experiment to see whether two quaternary ammonium-based germicides
commonly used in health care settings could eliminate bacterial contamination on keyboards and keyboard covers.
Hobson's Derma Zema Ointment is lauded in its ad as a germicide
and antiseptic to use for itchy or otherwise irritated skin, and as "Good also for chapped hands and face bruises, burns, chafing athlete's foot [and] rectal applications" (44).
The plant uses soda hypochlorite as a germicide
, and polyaluminum chloride in separating water and mud.
But, in reality, it is "a feeble germicide
," with "minimal tissue penetration; it cannot even get to the bacteria that causes a wound infection.
Emil Klarmann, Formula L-F: A New Antiseptic and Germicide
, (Lehn & Fink Inc.
For large spills involving blood or other human secretions or excretions, the American Academy of Pediatrics' Committee on Infectious Diseases recommends a freshly prepared solution of dilute (1:64) household bleach (V4 cup diluted in one gallon of water) or other chemical germicide
be used as a disinfectant.
Contract awarded for "disinfectant, deodorant, bactericide and germicide
with benzalkonium chloride, notifenol, fragrance, coloring and demineralized water
2] suggested adding a suitable germicide
in vase solution can prevent the growth of microbes and increased water uptake.
Chloramine-T which is used outside the United States as a disinfectant can be used for many different applications such as an algaecide, bactericide, germicide
, parasite control, and for water disinfection.
Innate resistance of those microorganisms to the inactivating effects of the germicide
Choosing a disinfectant depends upon the nature of the item to be disinfected, the concentration of microorganisms present, the innate resistance of those microorganisms, the type and concentration of germicide
, the duration and temperature of contact, and other factors specific to manufacturer's instructions.
It is, it seems, but a short step from germicide
Malkyl is a steriliser, bactericide, germicide
, fungicide, algicide and disinfectant with a Rideal Walker value of 75 and pH value of 7.
4] No single class of germicide
can disinfect all microbes.