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As specialists for hygiene and chemical-technical preservation with 125 years‘ experience, we understand what is really important in the world of microorganisms.

In our Knowledge Centre we present important information relating to key topics in infection prevention, industrial hygiene and microbiological quality management.

  • Quick and easy leg cleansing

    Quick and easy leg cleansing

    Watch leg cleansing with octenisan® wash mitts as an alternative to bucket washing and the use of octenilin® irrigation solution in a modern healthcare setting.

  • COVID-19: FAQs

    COVID-19: FAQs

    These FAQs are designed to help separate COVID-19 fact from fiction and are based on the best available evidence. All information is referenced to help you delve deeper into the different topics.

  • Dental Protocols

    Dental Protocols

    It is essential that every dental practice is following best practice when it comes to infection prevention. Practices need to use validated decontamination processes for impressions, instruments, hand hygiene and surfaces to ensure infection prevention. The following protocols give directions into how to do this effectively.

  • octenilin® Wound Range

    octenilin Wound Range

    Learn how to apply octenilin® Wound Gel & octenilin® Wound Irrigation Solution

  • How to use octenisan®

    How to use octenisan

    Watch the instructional videos on how to use octenisan®.

  • Germs


    Infections can be caused by a large number of pathogens. But what actually is the difference between baceria and viruses? Find out more about germs in this section..

  • Octenidine


    Learn more about the innovative Octenidine molecule and its mode of action in this animated video.

  • Preservation and Additive Portals

    Preservation and Additive Portals

    Information is essential in order to optimise products and processes. Find information about preservation, actives and detecting contamination by visiting our informative microsites

  • Wound Management

    Wound Management

    Proper treatment of a wound can be a very complex, time-consuming and costly task. It is not always easy to ascertain the cause of a wound, to typify it and to define a clear treatment regimen.

GHS Microsite

GHS microsite

GHS (Globally Harmonised System) Is the classification and labelling system for chemicals. For more information visit our microsite:

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Teaching aids for hand hygiene training


  • Infection prevention in hospitals brochure


    Our new brochure focuses on preventive washing and hand hygiene to tackle Healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs). As well as posing a serious risk to both patients and staff, HCAIs are costly for the NHS, and can cause significant morbidity to those infected.  

  • New Biocides for business course


    This course is designed for business professionals and covers a brief overview of what you should know about biocides. 

  • New videos: octenisan® wash mitts for leg cleansing and octenilin® wound irrigation


    Watch our new videos, filmed in a modern wound care setting, that guide you through convenient and effective leg cleansing with octenisan® wash mitts, which can be used as an alternative to traditional bucket washing, and the use of octenilin® wound irrigation solution.