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Table 1 Selected biocidal active ingredient attributed to field of application

From: Consumer exposure to biocides - identification of relevant sources and evaluation of possible health effects

CAS EC Name Disinfectants Preservatives Insecticides, repellents
67-63-0 200-661-7 2-Propanol x   
68391-01-5 269-919-4 Alkyl dimethyl benzyl ammonium chlorides (QAC) x x  
7681-52-9 231-668-3 Sodium hypochlorite x   
2893-78-9 220-767-7 Sodium dichloroisocyanurate x   
87-90-1 201-782-8 Trichloroisocyanuric acid x   
7722-84-1 231-765-0 Hydrogen peroxide x   
3380-34-5 222-182-2 Triclosan x x  
50-00-0 200-001-8 Formaldehyde x x  
111-30-8 203-856-5 Glutardialdehyde x x  
65-85-0 200-618-2 Benzoic acid x x  
55965-84-9 mixture mixture of 5-chloro-2-methyl-2H-isothiazolin-3-one and 2-methyl-2H-isothiazolin-3-one (CMI/MI) x x  
2634-33-5 220-120-9 1,2-Benzisothiazolin-3-one x x  
52-51-7 200-143-0 Bronopol x x  
122-99-6 204-589-7 2-Phenoxyethanol x x  
79-07-2 201-174-2 Chloroacetamide x x  
119515-38-7 423-210-8 Icaridin    x
23031-36-9 245-387-9 Prallethrin    x
2921-88-2 220-864-4 Chlorpyrifos    x
62-73-7 200-547-7 Dichlorvos    x
14816-18-3 238-887-3 Phoxim    x