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Leonard Kadlec, Daniel Tallman, Patrick Kilawee: Deodorizing and sanitizing employing a wicking device. Ecolab, Kinney & Lange P A, October 23, 2007: US07285255 (221 worldwide citation)

A device and method for sanitizing and deodorizing including the selective transportation of a sanitizing composition by the capillary action of a wick to an acidic composition which may be held in a reservoir, or which also may be selectively transported through the capillary action of a wick to th ...


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Timothy A Gutzmann, Brian J Anderson, Bruce R Cords, Lawrence A Grab, Edward H Richardson, Pamela Reed McKay: Antimicrobial composition for cleaning and sanitizing meat products. Ecolab, Merchant & Gould P C, February 6, 2001: US06183807 (163 worldwide citation)

An antimicrobial composition includes a mixture of one or more carboxylic acids having up to 18 carbon atoms and one or more peroxycarboxylic acids having up to 12 carbon atoms, preferably a mixture of a C


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Timothy A Gutzmann, Brian J Anderson, Pamela J Reed, Bruce R Cords, Lawrence A Grab, Edward H Richardson: Treatment of animal carcasses. Ecolab, Merchant & Gould P C, April 8, 2003: US06545047 (151 worldwide citation)

Described is a method of sanitizing animal carcasses using aqueous streams having an antimicrobial composition added to the stream. Preferably, the antimicrobial composition includes a mixture of one or more carboxylic acids having up to 18 carbon atoms and one or more peroxycarboxylic acids having ...


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Robert D P Hei, Timothy A Gutzmann, Keith D Lokkesmoe, Scott P Bennett, Kimberly L Person Hei: Automated process for inhibition of microbial growth in aqueous food transport or process streams. Ecolab, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt P A, November 4, 1997: US05683724 (149 worldwide citation)

The invention is a process for preventing microbial growth in aqueous streams by applying a C.sub.2 -C.sub.12 percarboxylic acid or mixture of such acids to the aqueous stream and to an automated dispensing system for the percarboxylic acids based on a correlation between oxidation-reduction-potenti ...


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Thomas R Oakes, Patricia M Stanley, Jerome D Keller: Peroxyacid antimicrobial composition. Ecolab, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, April 6, 1993: US05200189 (133 worldwide citation)

A peroxyacid antimicrobial concentrate and use composition is provided comprising a C.sub.1 to C.sub.4 peroxycarboxylic acid, and a C.sub.6 to C.sub.18 peroxyacid. The combination of these acids produces a synergistic effect, providing a much more potent biocide than can be obtained by using these c ...


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Siegfried Bragulla, Alfred Laufenberg, Harald Kluschanzoff: Peracids with good adhesion to surfaces. Ecolab & Co oHG, Merchant & Gould P C, January 27, 2004: US06683040 (129 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the use of peracid esters for improving surface wetting during the disinfection of surfaces and to synergistic antimicrobial combinations of peracid esters with further components.


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Heinz Otto K├Ârber, Thomas Merz, Christian Roth, Bernhard Meyer: Disinfecting compositions and processes for disinfecting surfaces. Ecolab & Co oHG, Merchant & Gould P C, February 17, 2004: US06693069 (129 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to methods and agents for washing textiles while disinfecting them and treating the same with care, whereby a combination consisting of peracid and particular additional constituents is used as the disinfection constituent.


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Dieter Hemm, Guenter Hellmann: Compact cleaner containing surfactants. Henkel Ecolab & Co OHG, Andrew D Sorensen, Ecolab, December 18, 2001: US06331518 (125 worldwide citation)

A water-containing solid detergent having a delayed, controllable and variable hardening time after addition of all the components produced by providing


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Francis L Richter, Daniel E Pedersen, Dale L Fredell, Duane J Reinhardt: Food additive sanitizing compositions. Ecolab, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, August 10, 1993: US05234719 (112 worldwide citation)

A food additive microbicidal composition consisting essentially of a major portion of carrier and an effective sanitizing amount of octanoic acid. Optionally, the invention may also consist essentially of any variety of formulatory ingredient options or application adjuvants. The invention comprises ...


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Thomas R Oakes, Patricia M Stanley, Jerome D Keller: Peroxyacid antimicrobial composition. Ecolab, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt P A, February 17, 1998: US05718910 (112 worldwide citation)

A peroxyacid antimicrobial concentrate and use composition is provided comprising a C.sub.1 to C.sub.4 peroxycarboxylic acid, and a C.sub.6 to C.sub.18 peroxyacid. The combination of these acids produces a synergistic effect, providing a much more potent biocide than can be obtained by using these c ...