EPA appoved Proxitane AHC kills Covid 19 at a dilution rate of 2 ounces per 5 gallons. That is a per use cost of .08/cents per gallon to to sterilize surfaces. PROXITANE® AHC is a concentrated liquid disinfectant, effective against a broad range of bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Product works by generating free oxygen which attacks proteins.
There is no known antimicrobial resistance to peracetic acid.
PROXITANE's® effective ingredient is Peracetic Acid which is approved for use against Covid-19 and is considered by the EPA to be safe. It breaks down into water and vinegar and leaves no harmful residues and environmental damage unlike Bleach or Quats, which are other products that are being marketed for cleaning in these times.
SSI sells two Proxitane products, AHC and EQ.
- AHC is formulated with a detergent and is an excellent cleaner for surfaces including plastic, stainless steel, linoleum, vinyl, glazed porcelain, and glass. AHC is effective against viruses even at low doses (157 parts per million). AHC has been approved by the EPA for use against SARS-CoV-2, the the virus strain that causes Covid-19. (EPA reg Number 68660-11).
- EQ does not contain the surfactant, and is the only USDA organic disinfectant that is approved to spray directly on food. EQ has the same virus killing properties as AHC.
Additional Peracetic Acid information (higher PAA concentration products are available)
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