PROXITANE® AHC is an industrial hard surface disinfectant that works on bacteria, fungi, and viruses. The product is effective against viruses even at low doses (157 parts per million). The PAA leaves no harmful pesticide residues, breaking down into water and vinegar.  
Proxitane AHC can be used in places like schools, colleges, industrial facilities, office buildings, kennels, vehicles, recreational facilities, retail establishments, and pharmaceutical and cosmetic manufacturing facilities.


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  • Synonyms
    Acide peroxyéthanoïque;CH3-COOOH;PAA


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Crop Protection Active
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Chemical Industry Chemical Products & Intermediates
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Industrial & Institutional Care Cleaning in Place
Consumer papers and Pulp derivatives Pulp
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Water Treatment Municipal Water Treatment
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Animal Health & Welfare Poultry Health
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Medical Equipment & Instruments Sterilization of Devices & Surgical equipment

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Peroxygens Biocides Peracetic acid

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
  • Latin America

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