Sanitizer Test Strips
Easy to use test strips for all your sanitizing solutions-chlorine, quat, peroxide, peracetic acid.
For safe environments & happy health inspectors.
All sanitizer strips come in at least 2 versions to cover low and high levels.
Use our sanitizer dilution calculator to take out the quesswork out of diluting concentrated solutions.
- fast response time-just seconds
- easy to read, accurate color charts
- white backing ensures best contrast color chart comparisons
- stiff plastic support for dipping into tubes, gaps, etc.
- 2 year shelf life if kept tightly closed
- SDS data sheets available
|Effective on a wide variety of bacteria||Can be corrosive|
|Not affected by hard water||Can be irritating to the skin|
|Generally inexpensive||Deteriorates over time|
|Loses some activity in the presence of organic matter|
|Not affected by hard water||Effectiveness decreases greatly with increase in pH|
|Less irritating to the skin than chlorine||Should not be used in water > 50°C|
|Activity is not lost rapidly in the presence of organic matter||May also discolor equipment and surfaces|
Quaternary Ammonium Compounds (QAC):
|Nontoxic, odorless, colorless, noncorrosive, nonirritating||Slower at killing some microorganisms|
|Relatively stable in the presence of organic matter||Not compatible with some detergents|
|Active over a wide pH range||Not compatible with hard water|