BROWSE ALL ARTICLES BY TOPIC
Articles by Keyword - Sanitization
Listing articles 1 to 1 of 1
Departments: Beyond Eradication
In 1774 Swedish pharmacist Carl Wilhelm Scheele unwittingly discovered chlorine, but it wasn’t used as a sanitizer until 73 years later, in 1847, to prevent the spread of “child bed fever” in the maternity ward at Vienna General Hospital.