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Rescue Concentrate

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Manufacturer: Virox

One Step Disinfectant Cleaner & Deodorizer

For Veterinary Use

ACTIVE INGREDIENT

Hydrogen Peroxide

4.25%

OTHER INGREDIENTS

95.75%

Total

100.00%

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Rescue Concentrate Caution

AHP®

US PATENT: # 6,803,057

Fragrance Free Formula

EPA Reg. No. 74559-4

EPA Est. No. 74559-CAN-1

*Virucidal | Bactericidal | Fungicidal | Sanitizer

For Use in Veterinary Clinics

This product is a one-step disinfectant cleaner and deodorant designed for general cleaning and disinfecting of hard, non-porous environmental surfaces.

This product cleans by removing dirt, grime, mold, mildew, blood, urine, fecal matter and other common soils found in animal housing facilities, grooming facilities, kennels, pet stores, veterinary clinics, laboratories or other small animal facilities. It also reduces odor-causing bacteria leaving surfaces smelling clean and fresh.

This product cleans, disinfects and deodorizes hard, non-porous environmental surfaces in one step. Its non-abrasive formula is designed for use on hard, non-porous surfaces such as plated or stainless steel, aluminum, chrome, glazed porcelain, glazed tile, sealed concrete, laminated surfaces associated with floors, walls, non-food contact countertops, cages, kennels, and animal equipment found in animal housing facilities.

Directions For Use

It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.

This product is not to be used as a terminal sterilant/high level disinfectant on any surface or instrument that (1) is introduced directly into the human body, either into or in contact with the blood stream or normally sterile areas of the body, or (2) contacts intact mucous membranes but which does not ordinarily penetrate the blood barrier or otherwise enter normally sterile areas of the body. This product may be used to pre-clean or decontaminate critical or semi-critical medical devices prior to sterilization or high level disinfection.

To Prepare Use Solution

Ratio

Per Gallon of Water

Per Liter of Water

1:16

8 oz.

64 mL

1:32

4 oz.

32 mL

1:64

2 oz.

16 mL

1:128

1 oz.

8 mL

1:256

0.5 oz.

4 mL

For Use as a One-Step Cleaner / Disinfectant: Dilute at 8.0 oz. of product per gallon of water (1:16).

1) Pre-clean heavily soiled areas.

2) Apply Use Solution by coarse trigger sprayer to hard, non-porous environmental surfaces. Spray 6-8 inches from surface; making sure to wet surfaces thoroughly.

3) All surfaces must remain wet for 5 minutes.

4) Wipe surfaces and let air dry.

For use as a disinfectant on precleaned non-critical medical devices¥ instruments and implements: Dilute at 8.0 oz. of product per gallon of water (1:16)

1) Instrument must be thoroughly cleaned to remove excess organic debris, rinsed and dried.

2) Thoroughly clean and rinse lumens of hollow instruments.

3) Using either tray or an ultrasonic unit, immerse instrument in use solution for 5 minutes at room temperature.

4) Remove and rinse instruments.

5) Wipe dry prior to use.

6) Discard solution after each use.

¥Non-critical medical devices are items that come in contact only with intact skin.

Note: Critical and Semi-critical devices must be followed up by appropriate terminal sterilization/high-level disinfection process.

For Use as a General Cleaner / Degreaser: Dilute product at 0.5 - 1.0 oz. of product per gallon of water (1:128 - 1:256). Apply to surfaces. Wipe surfaces and let air dry.

For Use as a Deodorizer: Dilute at 1 oz. of product per gallon of water (1:128). Apply to hard, non-porous surfaces. Let stand for 3 minutes.

Not recommended for use on copper, brass or marble.

Recommended Applications & Dilutions for Animal Housing Facilities

Description

Area

Recommended Dilution

Contact Time§

Non-Animal Related Hallways and Offices

1:128 (1oz/gal)

3 Min.A

Non-Food Contact Sanitization

Daily care of all Animal Housing Areas and Enclosures

1:64 (2oz/gal)

5 Min.A

*Virucide for all listed viruses except *Canine Parvovirus and *Minute virus of mice

High Risk / Quarantine areas and once / week deep cleaning of all Animal Areas and Enclosures**

1:32 (4oz/gal)

10 Min.A

*Virucide for all listed viruses except *Minute virus of mice

Confirmed Disease / Outbreak Conditions

1:16 (8oz/gal)

5 Min.A

*Virucide for all listed Viruses

§ Contact time is a critical component of any disinfectants protocol - attention should be given to ensure that the surface remains visibly wet for the entire time.

** Also perform deep clean prior to a new animal going into any kennel or enclosure

A Follow Direction for Use from label

CLAIMS

See reference sheet for a complete list of organisms.

When used as directed, this product is highly effective against a wide variety of pathogenic microorganisms including bacteria, antibiotic-resistant bacteria, viruses, fungi, mold and mildew. At a 1:16 dilution (8 oz. of product per gallon of water), in the presence of 200 ppm hard water, 5% serum load and 5 minute contact time, unless otherwise noted, this product kills the following on hard, non-porous inanimate surfaces:

Bactericidal Activity:

Pseudomonas aeruginosa (ATCC 15442)

Salmonella enterica (ATCC 10708) (formerly known as Salmonella choleraesuis)

Staphylococcus aureus (ATCC 6538)

Antibiotic-Resistant Bactericidal Activity:

Escherichia coli (Extended Spectrum Beta-lactamase resistance (ESBL)), (ATCC BAA-196)

Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) (ATCC 33591)

Staphylococcus epidermidis (MRSE) (ATCC 51625)

Fungicidal Activity:

This product is fungicidal when used as directed on hard, non-porous inanimate surfaces at a 1:16 dilution (8 oz. per gallon of water), and in the presence of a 5% serum load and 5 minute contact time at 20°C (68°F).

Microsporum canis (ATCC 10214)

Trichophyton mentagrophytes (ATCC 9533)

*Virucidal Activity:

At 1:16-1:64 dilution (2-8 oz. of product per gallon of water), in the presence of 200 ppm hard water, 5% serum load and 5 minute contact time, unless otherwise noted, this product kills the following on hard, non-porous inanimate surfaces:

* Norovirus (Feline Calicivirus as the surrogate) (VR-782)

*Poliovirus Type 1 (ATCC VR-1000)

Kills *Influenza A Virus (H1N1) (ATCC VR-1469, Strain A/PR/8/34) when used as directed on hard, non-porous inanimate surfaces with a 1 minute contact time.

Veterinary *Viruses:

*Avian Influenza A (H3N2) (ATCC VR-2072)

*Canine Distemper virus (ATCC VR-128) (Strain Lederle)

*Equine Herpes virus type 1 (strain EHV1)

*Equine Influenza A (H3N8) virus (strain Alaska/A/EQ/AK/29759/91)

*Porcine Respiratory & Reproductive Syndrome (PRRS) virus, (Strain NVSL)

*Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (Strain Colorado 2013 Isolate)

*Canine Parvovirus: Kills *Canine Parvovirus (ATCC VR-2017) when used as directed on hard, non-porous inanimate surfaces at a 1:16 dilution (8 oz. per gallon of water), and in the presence of a 5% serum load and 5 minute contact time.

*Canine Parvovirus: Kills *Canine Parvovirus (ATCC VR-2017, Strain cornell) when used as directed on hard, non-porous inanimate surfaces at a 1:32 dilution (4 oz. per gallon of water), and in the presence of a 5% serum load and 10 minute contact time.

*Minute Virus of Mice: Kills *Minute Virus of Mice (ATCC VR-1346, Strain Prototype (p) when used as directed on hard, non-porous inanimate surfaces at a 1:16 dilution (8 oz. per gallon of water), and in the presence of a 5% serum load and 5 minute contact time

Bactericidal Stability of Use-Solution - Tests show this product when diluted at 1:16 dilution (8 oz. of product per gallon of water) in 200 ppm hard water, in the presence of 5% serum, remains effective against Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella enterica (formerly known as Salmonella choleraesuis) and Pseudomonas aeruginosa for up to 90 days in storage as long as the bottle remains sealed. If the use-solution becomes visibly dirty or contaminated, it must be discarded and a fresh product prepared. Always use clean, dry containers when diluting this product. Treated surfaces must remain wet for 5 minutes.

Sanitizing: When used as a non-food contact sanitizer at a 1:128 dilution (1 oz. of product per gallon of water), in the presence of 200 ppm hard water, 5% serum load, this product reduces the following bacteria by 99.9% with a 3 minute contact time on hard non-porous inanimate surfaces:

Klebsiella pneumoniae (ATCC 4352)

Staphylococcus aureus (ATCC 6538)

Malodor(s) Activity - eliminates odors and odor-causing bacteria on hard, nonporous surfaces in restroom areas, behind and under sinks and counters, and storage areas (and other places where bacterial growth can cause malodors), when used as directed at a 1:128 dilution (1 oz. per gallon of water), in the presence of 200 ppm hard water in 3 minutes.

Mildewcidal Activity - kills the growth of mold and mildew: when diluted at 1:16 in 200 ppm hard water at a 10 minute contact time: Aspergillus niger (ATCC 16404) and the odors caused by them when applied to hard, non-porous environmental surfaces.

STORAGE AND DISPOSAL

Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal.

PESTICIDE STORAGE

Do not reuse empty container. Keep from freezing.

PESTICIDE DISPOSAL

Pesticide wastes are acutely hazardous. Improper disposal of excess pesticide, spray mixture, or rinsate is a violation of Federal law. If these wastes cannot be disposed of by use according to label instructions, contact your State Pesticide or Environmental Control Agency, or the Hazardous Waste representative at the nearest EPA Regional Office for guidance.

CONTAINER DISPOSAL

SMALL NONREFILLABLE CONTAINERS: Nonrefillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. Clean container promptly after emptying. Triple rinse as follows: Empty the remaining contents into application equipment or a mix tank and drain for 10 seconds after the flow begins to drip. Fill the container 1/4 full with water and recap. Shake for 10 seconds. Pour rinsate into application equipment or a mix tank or store rinsate for later use or disposal. Drain for 10 seconds after the flow begins to drip. Repeat this procedure two more times. Offer for recycling, if available.

PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS

HAZARD TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS

Rescue Concentrate Caution

Harmful if swallowed. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes or clothing. Wear chemical splash-proof goggles or face shield. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, or using tobacco.

First Aid

IF IN EYES: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye.

IF ON SKIN OR CLOTHING: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes.

IF SWALLOWED: Have the person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, CALL A POISON CONTROL CENTER OR DOCTOR FOR TREATMENT ADVICE. Have the product container or label with you when calling a Poison Control Center or doctor or going in for treatment.

Note to Physician: Probable mucosal damage may contraindicate gastric lavage.

*Virucidal

5 Min. @ 1:64

Bactericidal

5 Min. @ 1:16

Fungicidal

5 Min. @ 1:16

Broad-Spectrum Non-Food Contact Sanitizer

3 Min. @ 1:128

READ S.D.S. BEFORE USING PRODUCT

SDS available online at www.virox.com

Manufactured by: Virox Technologies Inc., 2770 Coventry Road, Oakville, ON Canada L6H 6R1

1-800-387-7578

virox.com

Made in Canada

Net Contents:

Part No.

 

1 Gallon (3.78L)

23305

VAH001 (15/286)

5 Gallon (18.9L)

23309

VAH002 (15/286)

33 Gallon (113.5L)

23310

VAH003 (15/286)

55 Gallon (208.1L)

23311

VAH004 (15/286)

CPN: 1853000.0

VIROX TECHNOLOGIES INC.
2770 COVENTRY ROAD, OAKVILLE, ON, L6H 6R1
Telephone:   905-813-0110
Toll-Free:   800-387-7578
Fax:   905-813-0220
Website:   www.virox.com
    www.viroxanimalhealth.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Rescue Concentrate information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

Copyright © 2016 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2016-08-21

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