Biosafety and Facility Hygiene Topics

What is Benzyl Alcohol?

What’s benzyl alcohol, and why should you keep it out of your research facility?

Benzyl alcohol is an aromatic alcohol used across a variety of industries as a preservative, solvent and disinfectant. It’s also a component of some hydrogen peroxide disinfectants in the research industries. One problem is, Benzyl Alcohol has been shown to be a possible inhalation danger. That alone can affect a wide variety of end-users, but there’s actually more to the story than that.

Read on to learn more.

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Want to learn more about Benzyl Alcohol-free disinfectants?

Our hydrogen peroxide disinfectant Hexagiene contains no benzyl alcohol, and still has the quick kill claims that your facility expects. Click below to learn more.

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