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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triclosan

Triclosan, similar in its uses and mechanism of action to triclocarban, is an antibacterial and .... It is found to kill a wide spectrum of bacteria, and the researchers are also concerned about .... While studies using semi-permeable membrane devices have found that triclosan does not strongly bioaccumulate, methyl-triclosan is ...

emerald.tufts.edu/med/apua/consumers/personal_home_21_4240495089.pdf

Triclosan is most often used to kill bacteria on the skin and other surfaces, although it .... Since humans do not have this ENR enzyme, triclosan has long been ...

illumin.usc.edu/68/what-makes-antibacterial-soap-antibacterial

Dec 1, 2007 ... A biochemical explanation of how Triclosan disables bacteria will ... that is popularly claimed to kill "99.9% of germs,"and how does it work?

ec.europa.eu/health/scientific_committees/opinions_layman/triclosan/en

At high concentrations, triclosan is very effective at killing a broad range of microorganisms including many bacteria. At low concentrations, it does not kill them ...

ec.europa.eu/health/scientific_committees/opinions_layman/triclosan/en/l-2/5-risk-resistance.htm

For instance, some bacteria have mutated so that triclosan does not disrupt ... was limited to triclosan so even triclosan-resistant strains could still be killed by ...

scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=2168

The goal of antiseptic soaps is to prevent the bacteria from reproducing, limiting the ... Because of the highly specific way that triclosan kills microbes and the ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11506900

Aug 7, 2001 ... Although originally thought to kill bacteria by attacking multiple cellular targets, triclosan was recently shown to target a specific bacterial fatty ...

www.newscientist.com/article/mg23231045-300-antibacterial-products-may-help-bacteria-beat-antibiotics

Dec 14, 2016 ... The antibacterial agent triclosan is often present in anything from cleaning ... Most antibiotics kill bacteria by interfering with essential steps in their life cycle, such as making cell walls. ... The trouble is, it's very hard to do that.

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/04/100413121334.htm

May 18, 2010 ... Toothpaste that contains triclosan/copolymer is better than regular fluoride toothpastes at killing the kinds of bacteria that live in people's ...

www.theguardian.com/society/2015/sep/16/antibacterial-soap-with-triclosan-found-to-be-no-real-threat-to-germs

Sep 15, 2015 ... ... difference' between plain and antibacterial soaps' abilities to kill bacteria. ... Antibacterial soap with triclosan 'no better at killing germs' – study ... Consumers needed to be made aware antibacterial soaps did not guarantee ...