Compound name: Triclosan
Description: It is a disinfectant belongs to Phenolics group, Triclosan is an antibacterial and antifungal agent. It is a polychloro phenoxy phenol. It is present in soaps (0.10-1.00%), deodorants, toothpastes, mouth washes, and cleaning supplies. It is also used as an antiseptic, disinfectant or preservative in clinical settings, various consumer products including cosmetics, household cleaning products, kitchen utensils, bedding, socks, plastic materials, toys, paints, etc.
Database Links: CHEBI:164200