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"Formaldehyde was yesterday, HOCl is today!"

Formaldehyde is a widely used chemical in industry for disinfection, but it also carries risks, such as carcinogenic and irritant effects. Formaldehyde is the active ingredient in the well-known formalin. Fortunately, there is a safe alternative: hypochlorous acid (HOCl). HOCl is a naturally occurring acid produced by our own immune system. It has proven to be an effective disinfectant that is safer for humans, animals and the environment than Formaldehyde. In this article, we discuss the benefits of HOCl, how it works and how you can safely implement it in your business.

What is HOCl?

Hypochlorous acid (HOCl) is a naturally occurring acid produced by white blood cells. It is a powerful disinfectant and has been used for many years in the medical world to fight infections. HOCl has a broad spectrum of action and can kill bacteria, fungi, yeasts and viruses. It is also effective against spores and biofilms.

Why is HOCl better than formaldehyde?

There are several reasons why HOCl is better than formaldehyde/formalin:

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