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Sanitizing does not kill bacteria or other yummies, it inhibits the growth and probability of something contaminating an item.
Dettol is used as a general purpose household cleaner and not just an antiseptic, wouldn't work well for cleaning and disinfecting scuba equipment?
According to the link I included in my OP, a sanitizer absolutely does kill bacteria and other yummies. It has to kill 99.999% of them within 30 seconds or it doesn't meet the food industry standards for a "sanitizer".
Or am I missing something?
Does anyone here know the proper Dettol to water % for use with dive equipment please (rinsing rental equipment such as westsuits, BC's, regulators, boots, gloves, etc.)?
Dettol is readily available here in Libya no problem but the other tablets mentioned above will be extremely expensive to bring and use on daily basis after scuba training sessions.
The most important thing to do is rinse your gear thoroughly with fresh water after diving, especially after diving in salt water. Disinfecting/sanitizing on a daily basis is not necessary, unless you are diving in known nasty waters.