VIRKON - Description
Virkon® is a disinfectant possessing broad-spectrum virucidal, bactericidal and fungicidal activity. The effectiveness of Virkon® is further enhanced by its excellent detergent properties, so that clean, disease-free surfaces can be achieved. Virkon® is unique in its composition. Its activity is based on a buffered synergized acid peroxygen system containing a high percentage of surfactant. Virkon® can be used on all surfaces and in all situations. Once diluted in a 1% solution, Virkon® is of low toxicity, non-tainting, and non-irritant. Because of its high detergency and mode of action, Virkon® can be used in an exceptional variety of situations for effective cleaning and virucidal disinfection in a single operation. Virkon® can be applied manually or through all types of cleaning and spraying equipment.
- Broad spectrum disinfectant
- Virucidal, bactericidal and fungicidal activity
- Non-irritant and formulated with biodegradable ingredients
- Tested at 4°C
- FORMATS: 5g, 50g, 500g, 5Kg and 10Kg
Virkon® protection includes parvovirus, calicivirus, herpesvirus, E. coli Salmonella, Campylobacter. Environmentally friendly and capable of intermediate to high levels of disinfection.
VIRKON - Features and benefits
► Broad spectrum disinfectant
► Virucidal, bactericidal and fungicidal activity
► Highly effective against common pathogens in livestock including many hard to kill non‐enveloped viruses
► Non-irritant and formulated with biodegradable ingredients
► Pink color indicator of efficacy in the solution (Solution turns white when activity is lost over time - average 5 to 7 days)
► Slight odor of lemon
► Easy mixing
► No occupational exposure limits
► CFIA approved for food processing facilities
► Can easily mix small volumes
VIRKON - Directions for use
Virkon® is a broad-spectrum disinfectant possessing the broadest virucidal, bactericidal and fungicidal activity. Because of its high detergency and mode of action, Virkon® can be used in an exceptional variety of situations for effective cleaning and optimal disinfection.
Recommended use: all areas of the clinic, especially where the risk is high.
- 1 tablet per 500 mL of water
- OR 10 g of powder per litre of water for a 1% solution.