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  • 7.2 DISINFECTION PRODUCTS

Glutaraldehyde-based disinfectants are not approved in the UK as they can cause asthma and other health-related problems, and can also lead to the development of resistance in microorganisms for glutaraldehyde.

  • Infection Control
  • Asia
  • Europe
  • World
  • Market Size

It infects the skin, eye (corneal ulcers), sinus, brain and is associated with onychomycosis (nail infection), allergies and asthma.

  • Infection Control
  • World
  • Market Size
  • Cantel Medical Corp.
  • STERIS Corporation
  • CHAPTER IV DISINFECTANTS PRODUCTION AND DEMAND

Some bacteria have developed resistance to glutaraldehyde, and it has been found that glutaraldehyde can cause asthma and other health hazards, hence ortho-phthalaldehyde is replacing glutaraldehyde.

  • Infection Control
  • China
  • Trade
  • Chengdu Minsheng Disinfectant Co.
  • Ltd Wuhan Newland EPM Co.

SOME BACTERIA HAVE DEVELOPED RESISTANCE TO GLUTARALDEHYDE, AND IT HAS BEEN FOUND THAT GLUTARALDEHYDE CAN CAUSE ASTHMA AND OTHER HEALTH HAZARDS, HENCE ORTHO-PHTHALALDEHYDE IS REPLACING GLUTARALDEHYDE.

  • Infection Control
  • China
  • Trade
  • Chengdu Minsheng Disinfectant Co.
  • Wuhan Newland EPM Co.

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  • Infection Control
  • World
  • GOJO Industries, Inc.
  • Reckitt Benckiser Group plc
  • Unilever PLC

Similarly, the Global Asthma Report 2014 by the Global Asthma Network (GAN) estimates that around ## million people globally were suffering from asthma in 2012.

  • Hospital
  • Infection Control
  • Medical Device
  • Wound Care
  • Medtronic, Inc.

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  • Infection Control
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Market Size
  • Danaher Corporation