Portable germicidal ultraviolet lamp
PCT No. PCT/GB96/00206 Sec. 371 Date Feb. 20, 1998 Sec. 102(e) Date Feb. 20, 1998 PCT Filed Jan. 31, 1996 PCT Pub. No. WO97/07679 PCT Pub. Date Mar. 6, 1997A chemical composition for a sterilizer of disinfectant comprising, 2-bromo-2-nitropropan-1,3-diol, a halogen, a halogen compound or a halogentated compound, which is preferably iodine and 2,4-dichlorobenzyl alcohol. Optionally other constituents may be included in the composition such as for example surfactants. Different embodiments of the invention may be used as a cold sterilizer, gloved and ungloved hand sprays and a scrub for use as a skin scrub.