Peracetic acid is a member of the organic Peracetic acid family. It is a colorless liquid with a typical odor of acetic acid. Peracetic acid is a strong oxidant, has strong corrosive, and exploded above 110°c. Peracetic acid can be produced by reacting acetic acid or acetic anhydride and hydrogen peroxide in sulfuric acid catalysis. Peracetic acid is used as disinfectant.