Triclosan brands from BASF

Products based on science and quality

BASF offers the antimicrobial active substance Triclosan under its brands Irgasan® DP 300 and Irgacare® MP. The products of BASF have been tested and shown to be safe. They also meet the standards set by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP), and as such are of the highest quality with a minimum level of impurities. Furthermore, BASF production is compliant with GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) regulation. BASF studies on Triclosan have been conducted using the highest quality materials and globally recognized standard testing protocols.


Safety and efficacy are of the utmost importance for BASF, and its expert team continues to actively monitor its products and investigates whenever specific concerns are raised. The safety of Triclosan is based upon a very comprehensive database and laboratory and clinical studies have been carried out to address relevant toxicological endpoints. These show a very high margin of safety between consumer exposures and tested concentrations. The results have consistently demonstrated that no health concerns are associated with the recommended uses of Triclosan.




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