Aspect #7: Manufacturer Warnings

Request and understand the manufacturer warnings. During a recent presentation, members of the audience were surprised to learn that so many products actually have warnings about the use of chemicals contained in commonly used disinfectant products. It is not unusual to find that a manufacturer has tested specific chemicals on their product, but has not tested disinfection products. Test results can vary when an actual disinfectant product is tested, since it may be composed of multiple active and inactive chemicals.

  Not heeding manufacturer warnings could cause surface damage and microbial reservoirs

Not heeding manufacturer warnings could cause surface damage and microbial reservoirs