Chemical cleaners

How Safe Are Green Cleaning Products?

Green Chemical Man

A growing number of Americans are seeking so-called green cleaners — products made with natural, nontoxic, and biodegradable ingredients. Some of these cleaners promise that they contain natural (instead of synthetic) agents, break down quickly in the environment, or pose less of a toxic threat to humans and ecosystems. But critics caution that just because the ingredients in green cleaners are plant-based or natural doesn‘t necessarily mean they‘re safe.

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The Alternative to Toxic Germicides

Toxic Chemicals

A “nontoxic” and “one-step” cleaner, disinfectant, and deodorizer product consisting of hydrogen peroxide, peroxyacetic acid, and acetic acid–poses a possible health hazard to workers exposed to it.

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Chemicals versus TANCS®

Dr. Gerba

Dr. Gerba, what is your experience with the TANCS Dry Steam Vapor System and its efficacy as a disinfectant. What are the limitations of chemical disinfectants and how does TANCS Steam Vapor provide solutions?

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