Milton has been used by hospitals and in homes for over 100 years. Milton was named after the poet, John Milton (1608-1674), as Milton was first manufactured in his London home. The iconic Milton Sterilising Fluid was first used as a disinfectant during the First World War and was taken to the trenches to treat skin burns. Milton is constantly looking at new solutions to protect babies and their families from germs so that everyone can keep on living the happy life they want. Milton makes soother sterilisation products.