TORONTO, May 4 /CNW/ - Virox Technologies Inc. of Oakville, Ontario is
the creator of the globally patented Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide(R) (AHP(R))
surface disinfectant and cleaning technology.
AHP was selected as the disinfectant of choice for the widely publicized
S.A.R.S epidemic in early 2003. The Ontario Ministry of Health deemed it
important to employ the most effective registered hospital grade virucidal
disinfectant to combat its spread.
AHP's superior virucidal efficacy versus other commonly used
disinfectants was recognized and subsequently recommended for the cleaning and
disinfection of environmental surfaces. Hand contact surfaces pose a potential
threat to those touching those surfaces and then touching their mouths, nose,
etc. AHP was chosen because of its unique ability to balance rapid
effectiveness with user and patient safety.
AHP carries the most relevant of Virucidal claims from Health Canada. It
is called a "General Virucide", a very difficult claim to get for most
chemistries. AHP can be found in products marketed by market leading partners
of Virox including, JohnsonDiversey, STERIS, DEB, SciCan and Bayer to name a
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