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Table 1 Websites and sample products and respective hazardous properties

From: The necessity of disinfected toilet brushes - information policy of companies on disinfectants in private homes

Company name Domain Sample product Active substance Irritating Corrosive Resistance/cross-resistance to antibiotics Hazard to the environment DBPs
Antiseptica chem. pharm. Produkte GmbH www.antiseptica-home.de Antivirus Flächendesinfektions-Spray (spray for surface disinfection) Poly(hexamethylenebicyanoguanide-hexamethylenediamine) hydrochloride (PHMB, CAS-No. 27083-27-8)    X X  
Didecyl dimethyl ammonium chloride (DDAC, CAS-No. 7173-51-5)
Brauns-Heitmann GmbH & Co. KG www.brauns-heitmann-shop.de IMPRESAN Hygiene Pumpspray (spray for surface disinfection) Ethanol (64-17-5)     X  
Propan-2-ol (CAS-No. 67-63-0)
Colgate-Palmolive GmbH www.danklorix.de DanKlorix Hygiene-Reiniger (liquid cleaning agent and bleach) Sodium hypochlorite (CAS-No. 7681-52-9) X    X X
Dirk Rossmann GmbH www.rossmann.de Domol Hygiene-Spray (spray for surface disinfection) Ethanol (CAS-No.64-17-5) X    X  
Propan-1-ol (CAS-No. 71-23-8)
Propan-2-ol (CAS-No. 67-63-0)
fit GmbH www.fit.de WC fit Pure Power Hygienereiniger (disinfecting toilet cleaner) Formic acid (CAS-No. 64-18-6) X    X  
HAKA Kunz GmbH www.haka.de HAKA Hygienespray (spray for surface disinfection) Hydrogen peroxide (CAS-No. 7722-84-1) X    X  
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA www.henkel-reiniger.de biff Anti-Schimmel (spray for surface disinfection and removal of mould) Sodium hypochlorite (CAS-No. 7681-52-9) X    X X
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA www.bref-power.de Bref Power Bakterien & Schimmel (spray for surface disinfection and removal of mould) Sodium hypochlorite (CAS-No. 7681-52-9) X    X X
MAPA GmbH www.nuk-shop.de NUK Hygiene Reiniger (spray for surface disinfection) L(+)-Lactic acid (CAS-No. 79-33-4)     ?  
Formic acid (CAS-No. 64-18-6)
Norax GmbH www.norax.de Norax Hygiene Spray (spray for surface disinfection) Benzalkonium chloride (BAC, CAS-No. 68424-85-1) Excluded because of missing data
Reckitt Benckiser Group plc www.sagrotan.de SAGROTAN Rein & Frisch Allzweck-Reiniger (spray for surface disinfection) Benzalkonium chloride (BAC, CAS-No. 68424-85-1)    X X  
Reckitt Benckiser Group plc www.cillitbang.de Cillit BANG Tiefen-Reinigung & Schimmel (spray for surface disinfection and removal of mould) Sodium hypochlorite (CAS-No. 7681-52-9) X    ? X
Reckitt Benckiser Group plc www.harpic.de Harpic MAX PowerPlus (disinfecting toilet cleaner) Hydrochloric acid (CAS-No. 7647-01-0)   X   ?  
Unilever Deutschland GmbH www.domestos.de Domestos Grot Buster (gel for surface disinfection) Sodium hypochlorite (CAS-No. 7681-52-9) X    X X
  1. ‘X’ shows which hazardous property was considered relevant for the respective product.
  2. ‘?’ indicates that no data was available.