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Triclosan

Known as: Phenol, 5-chloro-2-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)-, 2-Hydroxy-2',4,4'-trichlorodiphenyl Ether, 2,4,4'-Trichloro-2'-hydroxydiphenyl ether 
A polychloro phenoxy phenol with antibacterial and antifungal activity. Triclosan is added to toothpastes to prevent gingivitis and has been added to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The aquatic toxicity of triclosan (TCS), a chlorinated biphenyl ether used as an antimicrobial in consumer products, was studied… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The objective of this study was to investigate the fate and removal of triclosan (TCS; 5-chloro-2-[2,4-dichloro-phenoxy]-phenol… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
High levels of the commonly used, effective bactericide Triclosan was found in three out of five randomly selected human milk… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Triclosan is used as an antimicrobial agent in a wide range of medical and consumer care products. To investigate the occurrence… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
ABSTRACT Triclosan is an antiseptic frequently added to items as diverse as soaps, lotions, toothpaste, and many commonly used… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
  • H. Schweizer
  • FEMS microbiology letters
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 27442270
Triclosan is the active ingredient in a multitude of health care and consumer products with germicidal properties, which have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Triclosan (5-chloro-2-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy) phenol) has been used for more than 30 years as a general antibacterial and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Triclosan is a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent that inhibits bacterial fatty acid synthesis at the enoyl-acyl carrier protein… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Triclosan is a broad-spectrum antibacterial and antifungal agent,, which acts by previously undetermined mechanisms, that is used… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Triclosan (2,4,4'-trichloro-2'-hydroxydiphenyl ether) is a nonionic, broad spectrum, antimicrobial agent that, because of its… Expand
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