A-33 Dry (Canada)This page contains information on A-33 Dry for veterinary use.
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- A-33 Dry Indications
- Warnings and cautions for A-33 Dry
- Direction and dosage information for A-33 Dry
A-33 DryThis treatment applies to the following species:
Premeasured Packet Disinfectant/detergent/odor Counteractant For Health Care Environments
Effective in hard water up to 500 ppm (calculated as CaCO3) in the presence of 5% blood serum and soap film residue.
Octyl decyl dimethyl ammonium chloride
Dioctyl dimethyl ammonium chloride
Didecyl dimethyl ammonium chloride
Alkyl (67% C12, 25% C14, 7% C16, 1% C8, C10, C18)
A-33 Dry Caution
READ THE LABEL BEFORE USING
A-33 Dry is a premeasured one-step disinfectant cleaner, fungicide, mildewstat, virucide, odor counteractant which is effective in water up to 500 ppm hardness in the presence of 5% blood serum and soap film residue when used as directed. A-33 Dry is recommended for disinfecting and cleaning of floors, walk and other hard nonporous environmental surfaces.
Directions For Use
Dilute one packet (14.3 gm) per 3.7 L of water (provides 594 ppm active quaternary ammonium chlorides). Stir gently for a uniform solution. Apply solution so as to wet all surfaces thoroughly. Allow to remain wet for 10 minutes. Remove solution and entrapped soil with a clean wet mop, cloth or wet vacuum.
VirucideOn environmental surfaces A-33 Dry kills Reovirus type 3*, Influenza A2 Japan 305/57 (Asian), Parainfluenza 1, Herpes simplex type 1, Herpes simplex type 2*, Canine distemper*, Canine parvovirus*, Feline pneumonitis*, Feline rhinotracheitis*, Adenovirus type 2*, and Vaccinia. (*Tested in the presence of residual soap scum.)
A-33 Dry is effective as a virucide against HIV on hard, non-porous surfaces in the presence of moderate amounts of organic soil (10% blood serum) when used in heath care settings where the potential for the presence of HIV-1 on inanimate surfaces is likely.
Personal ProtectionWhen handling items soiled with blood or body fluids, wear personal protection such as disposable latex gloves, gowns, masks, or eye coverings.
Cleaning ProceduresBlood and other body fluids must be thoroughly cleaned from surfaces and objects before application of disinfectant solution.
Directions For UseDilute one packet per 3.7 L of water. Stir gently for a uniform solution. Apply solution with cloth, mop, sponge, brush, scrubber or other suitable applicator, so as to wet all surfaces thoroughly. Allow to remain wet for 10 minutes. Remove solution and entrapped soil with a clean wet mop, cloth or wet vacuum pickup.
Disposal Of Infectious MaterialsBlood and other body fluids should be autoclaved and disposed of according to local regulation for infectious waste disposal.
FungicideKills Trichophyton mentagrophytes (Athletes Foot Fungi).
A-33 Dry has been found to be an effective disinfectant against a broad spectrum of bacteria including: Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538, Salmonella choleraesuis ATCC 10708, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 15442.
Precautionary Statements - Keep Out Of Reach Of Children
A-33 Dry CautionCorrosive. Powder causes eye and skin damage. Do not get in eyes, on skin or clothing. Wear chemical goggles and rubber gloves when handling packets. Harmful if swallowed. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Avoid contamination of food.
If In EyesFlush immediately with cool water. Remove contact lenses. Continue flushing for 15 minutes, holding eyelids apart. Get prompt medical attention.
If On SkinWash with plenty of soap and water.
If SwallowedRinse mouth at once; then drink one or two glasses of water. Do not induce vomiting. CALL A POISON CONTROL CENTER OR PHYSICIAN IMMEDIATELY.
Toxicological InformationProbable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage.
In-use solution has a primary skin irritation value of 0.39.
Storage And DisposalStore in a cool, dry place. Do not handle packet with wet hands. Do not remove packets before use. Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Dispose of container in accordance with provincial requirements.
Distributed by: Intervet Canada Corp., 16750, route Transcanadienne, Kirkland QC, H9H 4M7
For technical enquiries, call toll free 1 888 306-0069.
Presentation4 tubs per case and 90 dry packages per tub.
5105 TOMKEN RD, MISSISSAUGA, ON, L4W 2X5
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