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Table 2 Average liquid released per ft2

From: Surface area wiped, product type, and target strain impact bactericidal efficacy of ready-to-use disinfectant Towelettes

Average liquid released per ft2 Average liquid released (g/ft2)a
Towelette Product 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
0.55% sodium hypochlorite 0.51 ± 0.09 0.43 ± 0.08 0.40 ± 0.14 0.40 ± 0.07 0.34 ± 0.09 0.32 ± 0.08 0.37 ± 0.06 0.36 ± 0.05
0.5% quat + 55% alcohol 0.72 ± 0.54 0.38 ± 0.52 0.35 ± 0.04 0.29 ± 0.09 0.27 ± 0.02 0.24 ± 0.02 0.25 ± 0.06 0.22 ± 0.04
PBS-wetted towelettes 0.27 ± 0.06 0.22 ± 0.05 0.22 ± 0.08 0.20 ± 0.04 0.18 ± 0.03 0.17 ± 0.03 0.16 ± 0.03 0.16 ± 0.03
1.312% sodium hypochlorite 0.16 ± 0.16 0.33 ± 0.06 0.33 ± 0.03 0.27 ± 0.06 0.28 ± 0.03 0.25 ± 0.02 0.23 ± 0.01 0.21 ± 0.04
1.4% hydrogen peroxide 0.40 ± 0.21 0.26 ± 0.06 0.30 ± 0.01 0.21 ± 0.04 0.20 ± 0.03 0.20 ± 0.02 0.19 ± 0.03 0.18 ± 0.03
0.5% hydrogen peroxide 0.36 ± 0.12 0.26 ± 0.07 0.26 ± 0.05 0.22 ± 0.04 0.21 ± 0.04 0.19 ± 0.04 0.18 ± 0.03 0.17 ± 0.02
0.21% quat 0.32 ± 0.08 0.22 ± 0.05 0.22 ± 0.05 0.21 ± 0.06 0.21 ± 0.04 0.18 ± 0.03 0.17 ± 0.04 0.16 ± 0.05
0.28% quat 0.35 ± 0.12 0.24 ± 0.01 0.25 ± 0.06 0.19 ± 0.06 0.17 ± 0.03 0.16 ± 0.01 0.16 ± 0.02 0.16 ± 0.03
0.76% quat + 22.5% alcohol 0.50 ± 0.12 0.31 ± 0.04 0.27 ± 0.04 0.23 ± 0.03 0.22 ± 0.02 0.21 ± 0.03 0.20 ± 0.02 0.19 ± 0.02
0.308% quat + 21% alcohol 0.25 ± 0.03 0.19 ± 0.02 0.17 ± 0.01 0.16 ± 0.01 0.15 ± 0.01 0.14 ± 0.01 0.13 ± 0.01 0.14 ± 0.01
0.61% quat + 56% alcohol 0.72 ± 0.39 0.32 ± 0.09 0.27 ± 0.09 0.19 ± 0.04 0.18 ± 0.04 0.16 ± 0.01 0.15 ± 0.01 0.15 ± 0.05
  1. aAverage liquid released per ft2 was calculated by measuring total liquid released (measured in g) onto a total area wiped divided by the number of ft2 wiped