benzalkonium chloride

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ben·zal·ko·ni·um chloride

 (bĕn′zăl-kō′nē-əm)
n.
A yellow-white powder prepared in an aqueous solution and used as a detergent, fungicide, bactericide, and spermicide.

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Lonzagard BKC cGMP Benzalkonium Chloride is a suitable alternative to triclosan as it satisfies the strict FDA requirements as an active for consumer health care and food professional hand soaps and sanitizers, according to its creator, Lonza.
1% benzalkonium chloride which is said to 'kill up to 99.
A Modified Selective Medium Containing Benzalkonium Chloride (BKC) for the Isolation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from Raw Milk.
13 request is directed at solutions, swabs, pads saturated with a solution, and applicators containing solutions typically including isopropyl or ethyl alcohol, povidone iodine, poloxamer-iodine, benzalkonium chloride, benzethonium chloride, or chlorhexidine gluconate as a single agent or in combination with alcohol.
Quaternary ammonium compounds ("quats") like benzalkonium chloride, found in antibacterial spray cleaners and fabric softeners, can cause asthma.
The marabou stork was discharged the next day with instructions to the owner to perform nasal flushing twice daily with 5 mL diluted benzalkonium chloride and polyhexamethylene biguanide (F10 Antiseptic Solution, Health and Hygiene [Pty] Ltd, Roodepoort, South Africa) in sterile saline solution (1:250) for 10 days.
Effect of benzalkonium chloride stress on immune resistance and susceptibility to Lactococcus garvieae in the giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii.
In this study we identified a new synthetic adulterant, benzalkonium chloride, in commercial GSE samples.
Other problematic ingredients in many conventional mouthwashes include sodium lauryl sulfate, polysorbate, cetylpyridinium chloride and benzalkonium chloride, all which have been shown to be toxic to organisms in the aquatic environments where these chemicals end up after we spit them out.