• Triclosan

    Full definition of triclosan



    1. A potent wide-spectrum antibacterial and antifungal agent, molecular formula C12H7Cl3O2.
      • 2007, September 19, Bloomberg News, F.D.A. Warns Procter on Hand Sanitizer Advertising, While the active ingredient in the Vicks product, triclosan, is covered under F.D.A. regulations for certain antiseptic uses, that does not include P.& G.’s directions that users should leave the sanitizer on their hands, without rinsing with water, according to the letter.


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