The active ingredient has been use for over 50 years to disinfect drinking water. It is a permitted preservative (E926) in food. knick´n´clean® is allowed in accordance with EG Guideline 98/8/EG (Biocide-guideline) for food- and feeding stuff and private household and area of the public health service as well as other Biocide products.
Report from the 'Institut für Lebensmittelwissenschaft' in Hannover: Analysis of the disinfecting effect of the product knick’n’clean® in perishables
Notification by the 'Bundesansstalt für Arbeitsschutz und Arbeitsmedizin': Declaration of a biocide-product conforming to 'ChemBiozidMeldeV'
Registration at the 'Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung': knick’n’clean® has been registered in accordance with §16e of the Chemicals Act