OPTIM 1: One-Step Cleaner & Intermediate Disinfectant

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The Perfect Balance - No compromise between efficacy and being protected.

With a 1 minute broad-spectrum contact time, OPTIM 1 is one of the fastest and most effective cleaner & intermediate level disinfectants. It is listed as a category IV, the EPA’s lowest toxicity category.

OPTIM 1 provides the confidence that you are compliant and protecting your patients, staff, equipment and the environment without compromise; the perfect balance.

A bottle of wipes

Effective One-Step Cleaner

  • Removes organic debris while disinfecting, saving you time and money1

Fast Broad-Spectrum Disinfectant

  • 1 minute contact time ensures compliance, saving you time and money2

Protect yourself and your patients

  • In the lowest EPA toxicity category, category IV
  • No GHS hazard pictograms, signal words or statements required
  • No VOCs (volatile organic compounds)


  • Active ingredient, Hydrogen Peroxide, breaks down into
    water and oxygen
  • No active residues
    reduce environmental impact
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Time and Cost Efficient

  • ½ as many wipes as the leading competitor are needed to keep your surface wet long enough to achieve disinfection3


  • Designed to be compatible with a wide range of materials4
OPTIM 1 Products

≤1 Minute Contact Times

OPTIM 1 is proven to deliver superior kill performance; contact times are faster which ensures compliance and provides confidence that disinfection has been achieved.

OPTIM 1 has been proven effective against difficult to kill pathogens such as Norovirus, giving you confidence that your facility is protected against pathogens of concern.

Articles / Studies

The Dental AdvisorOPTIM 1: Editor’s Choice - 92% Overall RatingDownload
The Dental AdvisorEnvironmental Surface Wetness Test: Comparison of Disinfectant WipesDownload
The Dental AdvisorEffect of OPTIM 1 on Tensile Properties of Dental Chair FabricsDownload
The Dental AdvisorOPTIM 1 Environmental Surface Cleaning InvestigationDownload
Disinfection DigestOPTIM 1 Safety Profile OverviewDownload
Disinfection DigestOPTIM 1 Your Ideal DisinfectantDownload
Dental AegisPEER PERSPECTIVE: Ongoing Evolution of Germicides: Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide for Surface DisinfectionDownload eBook
Surface Disinfectant Contact Time*
Product NameAcitve IngredientMycobacteriaNon-enveloped VirusesEnveloped VirusesBacteriaFungicidalCleaning ClaimGHS Warning Pictograms
TBAdenoPolioNoroRotaRSVHIVHBV (Hep.B)HCV (Hep.C)Influenza AMRSAVREE.coliPSA 
OPTIM 10.5% Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide130 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec111130 secOne-Step CleanerNone
OPTIM 33TB0.5% Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide51111 1111111110One-Step CleanerNone
Birex SEPhenolics10     10  1010 101010One-Step CleanerHarmfulCorrosive
ProSprayPhenolics3     1   3  33One-Step CleanerHarmful
Caviwipes1Quats-alcohol13    111111111One-Step CleanerHarmfulFlammable
CaviwipesQuats-alcohol3     222322 33Two-Step CleanerHarmfulFlammable
Caviwipes AFQuats5     25555555 One-Step CleanerNone
Opticide 3Quats-alcohol2 332 222222222Two-Step CleanerHarmfulFlammable
Sanicloth AF3Quats33  3330 sec33333333One-Step CleanerNone
Sanicloth SuperQuats-alcohol12  22222222222One-Step CleanerHarmfulFlammable
Sultan VoloQuats-alcohol2     22222222 Two-Step CleanerHarmfulFlammable
Discide UltraQuats-alcohol11   111130 sec11111Two-Step CleanerHarmfulFlammable
Lysol IC 111Quats-alcohol6311030 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec22222One-Step CleanerFlammable
Clorox HP Wipes1.4% Hydrogen Peroxide5  3130 sec30 sec30 sec30 sec1130 sec30 sec30 sec5One-Step CleanerNone
Legend Harmful Harmful    Corrosive Corrosive    Flammable Flammable 
Ordering Information
Ready-to-use Pre-saturated Wipes
OPT1-W12RTU Wipes 6” x 7” (12 x 160 sheets/case)
OPT1-W10x10RTU Wipes 10” x 10” (12 x 60 sheets/case)
OPT1-12x321 case (12 x 32 oz.)
OPT1-4x11 case (4 x 1 Gallon)
FSA01Sprayer for 32 oz. bottle
PMP30Pump for 1 Gallon bottle


Sell Sheet: OPTIM 1 One-Step Cleaner & Intermediate DisinfectantDownload
Quick Reference Guide: OPTIM Surface Cleaner & DisinfectantDownload
Safety Data Sheet: OPTIM 1 Liquid (US)Download
Safety Data Sheet: OPTIM 1 Wipes (US)Download
Frequently Asked Questions: OPTIM 1 Wipes (US)Download

1 John Molinari, PhD, Peri Nelson, BS, and Devi J.V. Raghavan, BDS. Optim 1 Cleaning and Disinfection Study. Ann Arbor: Dental Advisor, 2016.
2 John A. Molinari, Ph.D., Peri Nelson, B.S., Antonia Molinari. Environmental Surface Wetness Test: Comparison of Disinfectant Wipes. Ann Arbor: Dental Advisor, 2016.
3 John A. Molinari, Ph.D., Peri Nelson, B.S., Antonia Molinari. Environmental Surface Wetness Test: Comparison of Disinfectant Wipes. Ann Arbor: Dental Advisor, 2016.
4 John Molinari, Ph.D., Peri Nelson, B.S. Effect of Optim 1 on Tensile Properties of Dental Chair Fabrics. Ann Arbor: Dental Advisor, 2016.
* Contact time in minutes. If blank, no published information was available. Information was obtained from publicly available material in September of 2016. Information will be updated if there are changes in claims.

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