Frequently Asked Questions

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What type of training does your team have?

Our team undergoes hours of safety, effectiveness, and best practices training prior to being on the job site. Training and certification come from the chemical company we use – Buckeye Honors System Custodial Training, as well as ISSA – the worldwide leader in the cleaning standard. We also adhere to the best practices from the CDC.

What is an EPA registered disinfectant?

To be an EPA registered disinfectant, the pathogen kill rate must be 99.9% or greater.

What type of disinfectant solution are you using?

We use a PH Neutral Disinfectant, EPA Reg. No. 47371-129-559.

Does your product kill Covid-19?

Yes, the formulation is on the list of products with emerging viral pathogens and human coronavirus claims as of 3/19/2020 according to Clemson: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)—Fighting Products

How long does it take to kill most common viruses?

1 minute contact time for Human Coronavirus
2 minute contact time for Influenza Virus Type A
4 minute contact time for HIV-1 (AIDS virus) 

What other pathogens does your solution kill?

Effectively kills: HIV-1 (AIDS Virus)
Human Coronavirus
Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)
Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)
Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 & 2
Rubella (German Measles)
Influenza A Virus
Vaccinia
Adenovirus
Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecalis (VRE)
Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Community Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA)
Gram-negative & Gram-positive pathogens
Trichophyton Mentagrophytes (Athlete’s Foot Fungus)

When is it safe to re-enter the area?

It is safe to re-enter within 10 minutes following the application / when surfaces are dry.

What are the recommended areas to apply disinfectant to?

Vending machines
Bathrooms
Break rooms
Cafeterias
Supply rooms
Administrative areas
Hallways
Door handles
Computer labs
Door handles
Vending machine keypads
Light switches
Touch screens
Appliance handles
Phones and handsets
Desk and filing cabinet handles

Does the solution leave any visible residue behind?

It does not. The solution is water-based and our team uses higher quality spraying equipment which nearly almost always results in zero residues left.