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Can you tell the difference between regular wipes, sanitary wipes and antiseptic wipes?

2024-05-30 17:43:10

Wipes are a common commodity in our daily life. When we go out, we always like to carry a bag with us. We can wipe our hands, our tables and chairs at any time. We think we can get rid of bacteria and viruses and ensure hand hygiene. Even during the epidemic, wet wipes have become a big protective "artifact" for the public. There are many types of wipes on the market, and their standards, performance and uses are also different.

So, what's the difference between so many wipes? How should we choose and buy? Next, Qingran will take you to understand. Wipes can be divided into three categories: general wipes, sanitary wipes and disinfectant wipes.

Common wipes Common wipes are non-woven fabrics, fabrics, dust-free paper as the carrier, pure water for production water, add appropriate preservatives and other products. And can clean hands, skin mucous membranes or surfaces. However, regular wipes do not kill bacteria.

Sanitary wipes are on the basis of ordinary wipes, adding antibacterial ingredients, the killing rate of E. coli and staphylococcus aureus must be ≥90%. Some sanitary wipes will also indicate the effect on fungi, so this type of sanitary wipes require a Candida albicans kill rate of ≥90%.

Disinfecting wipes Common wipes and sanitary wipes belong to disposable sanitary products, while disinfecting wipes belong to the carrier disinfectant, the bactericidal rate is stronger, usually ≥99.999%, the bactericidal spectrum is wider, and it is mostly used for the disinfection of the surface of medical institutions and medical instruments.

At present, quaternary ammonium salt is the main active ingredient in most disinfectants used for disinfecting wet wipes. However, according to different disinfection objects and places, the effective content of quaternary ammonium salt is also different.

Suitable for surface disinfection of environmental objects: didecyl dimethyl ammonium bromide (0.18%-0.20%), combined with the surfactant fatty alcohol polyoxyethylene ether sodium sulfate, moisturizing agent glycerin, solubilizing polyethylene glycol 400 and appropriate water.

Suitable for hospitals, public places, schools, families all kinds of object surface disinfection: quaternary ammonium salt content of 0.13%-0.15%.

Suitable for environmental objects, medical equipment, public places, home and other objects, hands and skin surface wiping and disinfection. It uses compound double-chain quaternary ammonium salt (0.75% 0.075%)+ polyhexamethylene biguanide hydrochloride PHMB (0.10% 0.01%).

It is suitable for wiping and disinfecting the surface of the table, bedside table, door handle and other objects in medical institutions, as well as cleaning and disinfecting the surface of household items. The content of quaternary ammonium salt is 1.5g/L-2.0g/L... It is suitable for cleaning and disinfecting the surface of environmental objects such as medical and health institutions, childcare institutions, public places, and disinfection of the surface of medical equipment facilities: double-chain quaternary ammonium salt (0.22%-0.28%). During the epidemic: The company developed and produced 75% alcohol disinfecting wipes for hand hygiene, skin and surface disinfection.



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