Surface Disinfectants Market by Composition (Alcohols, QUATs, Chlorine Compounds, Hydrogen Peroxide, Peracetic Acid), Formulation (Liquids, Wipes, Sprays), Application (In-house, Instrument), End User (Hospitals, Academic, Household) - Global Forecast to 2029

The global surface disinfectants market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% from 2022 to 2029 to reach $9.52 billion by 2029.

Following a comprehensive primary and secondary study and an in-depth analysis of the market scenario, this report provides the key drivers, constraints, challenges, and opportunities of the industry. The major factors driving the growth of this market include the growing awareness about sanitization, health, & safety; increasing prevalence of chronic illness; the growing number of surgeries in healthcare facilities; rising number of health clubs & gyms; and the recent outbreak of infectious diseases.

Furthermore, the launch of innovative disinfectants and emerging economies are some of the major opportunities driving the growth of this market. However, end users’ lack of knowledge to use standard disinfection practices may restrain this market’s growth. Additionally, the availability of alternative products & technologies and environmental & health hazards associated with disinfectants pose a major challenge for the players operating in this market.

In 2022, based on composition, the chlorine compound segment is poised to command the largest share of this market. The large market share of this segment is attributed to the cost-efficiency of chlorine compounds and a high degree of efficiency to act on a wide range of microorganisms.

In 2022, based on form, the liquid segment is poised to command the largest share of this market. The large market share of this segment is attributed to the high usage of liquid disinfection by various end-users, especially for routine cleaning and disinfection and high-volume disinfection.

In 2022, based on application, the in-house surface disinfection segment is poised to command the largest share of this market. The large market share of this segment is attributed to the broad scope of in-house surface disinfection in various end-users compared to instrument disinfection.

In 2022, based on end user, the healthcare entities segment is poised to command the largest share of this market. The large market share of this segment is attributed to the high usage of surface disinfectants in hospitals & clinics and life science industries for routine disinfection and also to comply with regulations.

An in-depth analysis of the geographical scenario of the global surface disinfectants market provides detailed qualitative and quantitative insights for the five major geographies (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East & Africa, and Latin America) along with the coverage of major countries in each region.

In 2022, North America is poised to command the largest share of the global surface disinfectants market, followed by Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa.

The key players operating in the global surface disinfectants market are 3M Company (U.S.), Steris plc (Ireland), CarrollCLEAN (U.S.), GOJO Industries, Inc. (U.S.), The Clorox Company (U.S.), Metrex Research LLC. (U.S.), Diversey Holdings, Ltd. (U.S.), Ecolab Inc. (U.S.), S.C. Johnson & Son Inc. (U.S.), The Procter & Gamble Company (U.S.), Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (U.K.), Tristel Plc (U.K.), BASF SE (Germany), and Paul Hartmann AG (Germany) among others.

Scope of the Report:
Surface Disinfectants Market, by Composition

  • Chlorine Compounds
  • Quaternary Ammonium Compounds
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Alcohols
  • Peracetic Acid
  • Other Compositions


Surface Disinfectants Market, by Form

  • Liquids
  • Wipes
    • Quaternary ammonium compounds based
    • Alcohol-based
    • Others
  • Sprays


Surface Disinfectants Market, by Application

  • In-house Surface Disinfection
  • Instrument Disinfection


Surface Disinfectants Market, by End User

  • Healthcare Entities
    • Hospitals & Clinics
    • Life Science Industry
      • Pharmaceutical Companies
      • Biotechnology Companies
      • Medtech Companies
      • CROs & CMOs
    • Diagnostic Centers
    • Long-term Care Facilities
    • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
    • Academic and Research Institutes
  • Non-healthcare Entities
    • Institutional
    • Industrial
    • Household


Surface Disinfectants Market, by Geography

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • U.K.
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe (RoE)
  • Asia-Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Rest of APAC (RoAPAC)
  • Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa