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Soaps and detergents avoid:

Avoid mixing with quaternary ammonium halogens

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Quaternary ammonium agents

Quatsyl
Roccal

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Quaternary Ammonium eliminates what organisms

Bacteria, some fungi, enveloped virus

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Quaternary ammonium avoid

Do NOT mix with cats and rabbits

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Phenols agents

Lysol, pine-sol

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Phenols disadvantage

Skin irritation, TOXIC to CATS and RABBITS

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Aldehydes agents

Formaldehyde,
Cetalcide

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Aldehydes eliminates what organisms

Bacteria, spores, most viruses, fungi

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Aldehydes disadvantages

Tissue irritant, TOXIC

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Biguanide agent

Chlorhexidine 2%

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Biguanide eliminates what organisms

Bacteria, enveloped virus, some fungi, spores

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Biguanide advantage

Good antiseptic and disinfectant, non irritating to tissues, nontoxic, commonly used in SCRUB also SOLUTION

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Biguanide disadvantage

Optic and corneal toxicity

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Biguanide make sure u

DILUTE

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Chlorine based agent

Bleach

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Chlorine base agent kills

Bacteria, some spores, viruses, fungi and algae

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Chlorine based disadvantage

Do NOT mix with ammonia

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Chlorine based agent avoid mixing with:

AMMONIA

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Halogens agents

Iodine, betadyne

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Halogens kill

Bacteria, fungi, viruses, some spores

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Halogens disadvantage

Staining, tissue irritant

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Alcohol agent

isopropyl alcohol 70%

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Alcohol kills

Bacteria, enveloped viruses NOT FUNGUS

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Alcohol disadvantage

Evaporates quickly