Triclosan

Dec 20, 2017
Scrubbing up hand washing

FDA finalizes rule on healthcare antiseptics

The FDA bans the marketing of OTC antiseptics containing triclosan and 23 other active antimicrobial agents.

Sep 02, 2016
Liquid soap

FDA: No antimicrobial agents in over-the-counter soap

The FDA said certain ingredients were no more effective in killing germs than plain soap and water.

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