Examples from the Web for cresol
The floor and the lower part of the chambers are treated with cresol; the upper part is whitewashed.
Cresol soap and water make a good disinfectant for incubators.Mechanical Devices in the Home|Edith Louise Allen
So instead of phenol, other coal tar products such as cresol, naphthol or benzene itself may be used.Creative Chemistry|Edwin E. Slosson
Compound solution of cresol is an excellent remedy at this stage.Special Report on Diseases of Cattle|U.S. Department of Agriculture
They are arranged over cesspools 18 feet deep, disinfected every day with whitewash and cresol, and are quite odourless.