Global Healthcare Disinfectant and Sanitizer Market Outlook and Forecast 2021-2026 with 3M Co, Kimberly-Clark, Reckitt Benckiser, Ecolab, The Clorox Co, STERIS, and GOJO Industries Dominating


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The global healthcare disinfectant and sanitizer market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of 12% during the period 2021-2026.

The global healthcare disinfectants and sanitizers market has turned highly dynamic with the breakout of the COVID-19 pandemic across the globe. With the increasing focus on COVID-19 testing, there has been a high demand for disinfectants and sanitizers from laboratories and hospitals worldwide. The market landscape of hygiene solutions has drastically changed since the outbreak of the pandemic. In 2020, the average market demand across the globe has witnessed a phenomenal growth of over 500%.

Therefore, the phenomenal demand for disinfectants and sanitizers, along with preventive recommendations by medical bodies, such as the World Health Organization (WHO), is expected to fuel the market growth during the forecast period. However, the YOY analysis suggests that the spike is not likely to last long, provided the outbreak of coronavirus is controlled in the coming months. Therefore, the growing awareness of hand hygiene and the growing demand from government and healthcare organizations to maintain effective hygiene & safety are expected to influence market growth.


The Europe healthcare disinfectant and sanitizers market is expected to reach close to $6 billion by the end of the forecast period. Healthcare systems are highly regulated, and the region follows considerable guidelines to maintain safety and standards for disinfecting & sanitizing products. Hand disinfectants, including gels, soaps, and wipes, are considered biocides in Europe. Favorable initiatives by both private and government bodies are fueling the market growth. With the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the European Commission is working with industry participants and member countries to maximize the availability of antiseptics and sanitizers.


The global healthcare disinfectant and sanitizers market is highly competitive with the presence of several global, regional, and local players offering a wide range of conventional and latest-generation products. The 3M company, Kimberly-Clark, Reckitt Benckiser Group plc, Ecolab, The Clorox Company, STERIS, and GOJO Industries are the key vendors in the market.

These vendors have effective product compositions, innovative marketing strategies, and advanced product technology, with significant market reach. Vendors, especially global players, are increasingly focusing on pursuing organic growth strategies, which are likely to expand presence, enhance product portfolio, and improve expertise in the market.


1. What is the size of the global healthcare disinfectant and sanitizers market?
2. Which segment accounted for the largest healthcare disinfectant and sanitizers market share in 2026?
3. What is the surface disinfectant market growth?
4. Who are the key manufacturers in the industry?
5. What are the key factors hampering global healthcare disinfectant and sanitizers market growth?

Key Topics Covered:

1 Research Methodology

2 Research Objectives

3 Research Process

4 Scope & Coverage
4.1 Market Definition
4.2 Base Year
4.3 Scope Of The Study
4.4 Market Segments

5 Report Assumptions & Caveats
5.1 Key Caveats
5.2 Currency Conversion
5.3 Market Derivation

6 Market at a Glance

7 Introduction
7.1 Healthcare Disinfectants & Sanitizers: An Overview

8 Market Opportunities & Trends
8.1 Spike In Market Demand Due To Second Wave Of Covid-19 Pandemic
8.2 Surge In Healthcare Disinfectants & Sanitizers Production
8.3 Increase In Donations Of Healthcare Disinfectants & Sanitizers

9 Market Growth Enablers
9.1 Rising Prevalence Of Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs) Across The World
9.2 Adoption Of Modern Disinfectant Technologies
9.3 Increased Risks Of Epidemics Or Pandemics

10 Market Restraints
10.1 Adverse Effects Of Disinfectants & Sanitizers
10.2 Availability Of Fraudulent Sanitizing Products
10.3 Increased Cost Burden On Healthcare Settings To Adopt Disinfection & Sanitization Protocols

11 Market Landscape
11.1 Market Overview
11.2 Market Size & Forecast
11.3 Five Forces Analysis

12 Product
12.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine
12.2 Market Overview

13 Disinfectants
13.1 Market Overview
13.2 Market Size & Forecast
13.3 Disinfectants: Geography Segmentation

14 Sanitizers
14.1 Market Overview
14.2 Market Size & Forecast
14.3 Sanitizers: Geography Segmentation

15 Composition
15.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine
15.2 Market Overview

16 Alcohol-Based
16.1 Market Overview
16.2 Market Size & Forecast
16.3 Alcohol-Based: Geography Segmentation

17 Quats
17.1 Market Overview
17.2 Market Size & Forecast
17.3 Quats: Geography Segmentation

18 Chlorine
18.1 Market Overview
18.2 Market Size & Forecast
18.3 Chlorine: Geography Segmentation

19 Others
19.1 Market Overview
19.2 Market Size & Forecast
19.3 Others: Geography Segmentation

20 Form
20.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine
20.2 Market Overview

21 Liquid
21.1 Market Overview
21.2 Market Size & Forecast
21.3 Liquid: Geography Segmentation

22 Gel
22.1 Market Overview
22.2 Market Size & Forecast
22.3 Gel: Geography Segmentation

23 Others
23.1 Market Overview
23.2 Market Size & Forecast
23.3 Others: Geography Segmentation

24 End-User
24.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine
24.2 Market Overview

25 Hospitals
25.1 Market Overview
25.2 Market Size & Forecast
25.3 Hospitals: Geography Segmentation

26 Diagnostic Laboratories
26.1 Market Overview
26.2 Market Size & Forecast
26.3 Diagnostic Laboratories: Geography Segmentation

27 Ambulatory Care Settings
27.1 Market Overview
27.2 Market Size & Forecast
27.3 Ambulatory Care Settings: Geography Segmentation

28 Others
28.1 Market Overview
28.2 Market Size & Forecast
28.3 Others: Geography Segmentation

29 Geography
29.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine
29.2 Geographic Overview

30 Europe
30.1 Market Overview
30.2 Market Size & Forecast
30.3 Europe: Product Segmentation
30.4 Europe: Composition Segmentation
30.5 Europe: Form Segmentation
30.6 Europe: End-User Segmentation
30.7 Key Countries

Competitive Landscape

Prominent Vendors

  • The 3M Company
  • Kimberly-Clark
  • Reckitt Benckiser
  • Ecolab
  • The Clorox Company
  • Gojo Industries

Other Prominent Vendors

  • Acuro Organics
  • Menarini Diagnostics
  • Braun Melsungen
  • Best Sanitizers
  • Cardinal Health
  • Cleenol Group
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company
  • Coloplast
  • Contec Products
  • CoreTex Products
  • Dreumex
  • Dynarex
  • Diversey
  • EcoHydra Technologies
  • GAMA Healthcare
  • Metrex Research
  • Cantel Medical
  • PDI
  • Medline Industries
  • Pharmax
  • Becto
  • GESCO Healthcare
  • Medalkan
  • Ruhof Biocide
  • Cetylite
  • Micro-Scientific
  • Pal International
  • BHC
  • Multi-Clean
  • 2XL
  • Angelini Pharmaceuticals
  • Buckeye International
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Unilever
  • Vi-Jon
  • Kutol
  • Lion
  • Parker Laboratories
  • Whiteley Corporation
  • UPS Hygiene
  • The Himalaya Drug Company
  • Henkel
  • Cipla

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