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Spectrasol DisinfectantThis treatment applies to the following species:
Cleaner - Disinfectant - Detergent - Deodorizer
Fungicide (against Pathogenic Fungi) - Mildewstat (on Hard Non-porous Inanimate Surfaces)
Octyl decyl dimethyl ammonium chloride
Dioctyl dimethyl ammonium chloride
Didecyl dimethyl ammonium chloride
Alkyl (40% C12, 50% C14, 10% C16) dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride
EPA Est. No. 61282-WI-1
Read The Label Before Using
Keep Out Of Reach Of Children
Corrosive - Poison
Spectrasol® Disinfectant is a phosphate-free formulation designed to provide effective cleaning, deodorizing, and disinfection in hospitals, nursing homes, hotels, schools, food processing establishments, restaurants, and other institutions where housekeeping is of prime importance in controlling cross-contamination from treated surfaces. This product, when used as directed, is formulated to disinfect hard non-porous inanimate environmental surfaces such as floors, walls, metal surfaces, bathrooms, shower stalls, bathtubs and cabinets. For larger areas such as operating rooms and patient care facilities, this product is designed to provide both general cleaning and disinfecting. This product deodorizes those areas which generally are hard to keep fresh smelling, such as garbage cans, storage areas, empty garbage bins and cans, toilet bowls, and other areas which are prone to odours caused by microorganisms.
This product is formulated to a neutral pH and will not dull high-gloss floor finishes with repeated use.
DisinfectionTo disinfect inanimate, hard non-porous surfaces add 8 mL of this product per Litre of water. Apply solution with a mop, cloth, sponge or hand-pump trigger sprayer so as to wet all surfaces thoroughly. Allow to remain wet for 10 minutes, then remove excess liquid.
For heavily soiled areas, a pre-cleaning step is required. Prepare a fresh solution for each use.
To Disinfect Toilet BowlsRemove gross filth or soils from surfaces with bowl brush. Add 8 mL of product to the bowl water. Brush or swab the bowl completely using a scrub brush or toilet mop making sure to get under the rim. Let stand for 10 minutes and flush.
DeodorizationTo deodorize, apply this product as indicated under the heading DISINFECTION.
To Disinfect Food Processing EstablishmentsTo disinfect food processing premises; floors, walls, storage areas and equipment, add 8 mL per Litre of water. Apply solution with a mop, cloth, sponge or hand pump trigger sprayer so as to wet all surfaces thoroughly. Allow to remain wet for 10 minutes, then remove excess liquid. Before using this product, food products and packaging materials must be removed from the area and carefully protected. After use, all surfaces in the area must be rinsed with potable water.
At The 8 Ml Per Litre Dilution, This Product Demonstrates Effective Activity Against The Organisms
Enterobacter cloacae (clinical isolate)
Enterococcus faecalis (clinical isolate)
Enterococcus faecalis (Vancomycin resistant)
Escherichia coli (clinical isolate)
Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae
Lactobacillus casei subs. rhamnosus
Proteus mirabilis ATCC 25933
Proteus mirabilis ATCC 9921
Salmonella choleraesuis subsp. choleraesuis serotype paratyphi B
Salmonella choleraesuis subsp. choleraesuis serotype pullorum
Salmonella choleraesuis subsp. choleraesuis serotype typhi
Salmonella choleraesuis subsp. choleraesuis serotype typhimurium
Shigella flexneri Type 2b
Staphylococcus aureus (clinical isolate)
Staphylococcus aureus (Methicillin resistant)
Staphylococcus aureus (Vancomycin Intermediate)
Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus
Staphylococcus epidermidis (clinical isolate)
Streptococcus pyogenes (clinical flesh eating strain - Bird M3)
Streptococcus pyogenes Group A
Xanthamonas maltophilia (clinical isolate)
Fungicidal ActivityAt the 8 mL per Litre dilution, this product demonstrates effective fungicidal activity against the pathogenic fungi Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Candida albicans.
EFFICACY TESTS HAVE DEMONSTRATED THAT THIS PRODUCT IS AN EFFECTIVE FUNGICIDE IN WATER UP TO 200 PPM HARDNESS (AS CaCO3) IN THE PRESENCE OF ORGANIC SOIL (5% BLOOD SERUM).
MildewstatTo control mold and mildew (such as Aspergillus niger) and the odours they cause on pre-cleaned, hard, non-porous surfaces add 8 mL per litre of water. Apply solution with a cloth, mop or sponge making sure to wet all surfaces completely. Let air dry. Prepare a fresh solution for each use. Repeat application at weekly intervals or when mildew growth reappears.
This product when used on environmental, inanimate hard non-porous surfaces at 8 mL per Litre of water exhibits effective kill activity against:
Herpes Simplex Type 1 (causative agent for fever blisters)
Herpes Simplex Type 2 (genital disease)
Influenza A2/Hong Kong
Canine Distemper virus
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 and Type 2 (HIV-1 and HIV-2)
Kills Hiv-1, Hiv-2 On Pre-cleaned Environmental Surfaces/objects Previously Soiled With Blood/body Fluids In Health Care Settings (hospitals, Nursing Homes) Or Other Settings In Which There Is An Expected Likelihood Of Soiling Of Inanimate Surfaces/objects With Blood Or Body Fluids, And In Which The Surfaces/objects Likely To Be Soiled With Blood Or Body Fluids Can Be Associated With The Potential Transmission Of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 And Type 2 (hiv-1 And Hiv-2).
special Instructions For Cleaning And Decontamination Against Hiv-1, Hiv-2 Of Surfaces Soiled With Blood Or Body Fluids
Personal Protection: When handling items soiled with blood or body fluids, use disposable latex gloves, gowns, masks, or eye coverings.
Cleaning Procedures: Blood or body fluids must be thoroughly cleaned from surfaces and objects before application of this product.
Contact Time/Dilution: At 8 mL per Litre of water, Spectrasol® Disinfectant is effective against HIV-1 and HIV-2 in the presence of 5% blood serum with a 10 minute contact time.
Disposal of Infectious Materials: Blood or other body fluids should be autoclaved and disposed of according to local regulations for infectious waste disposal.
EFFICACY TESTS HAVE DEMONSTRATED THAT THIS PRODUCT IS AN EFFECTIVE BACTERICIDE AND VIRUCIDE IN WATER UP TO 400 PPM HARDNESS (AS CaCO3) IN THE PRESENCE OF ORGANIC SOIL (5% BLOOD SERUM).
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. WARNING - CORROSIVE. Causes eye and skin damage. Do not get in eyes, on skin or on clothing. Wear goggles or face shield and rubber gloves when handling. Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Avoid contamination of food. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.
First AidIn case of contact, immediately flush eyes or skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. For eyes, call a physician. If swallowed, drink
large quantities of water. Avoid alcohol. Call a physician or poison control centre immediately.
Take container, label or product name and Registration Number with you when you seek medical attention.
Note To PhysicianProbable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage.
DisposalRinse the emptied container thoroughly. Make the empty container unsuitable for further use. Dispose of the container in accordance with provincial requirements. For information on the disposal of unused, unwanted product and the cleanup of spills, contact the Provincial Regulatory Agency or the manufacturer.
Manufactured By: Hess & Clark, Inc., 110 Hopkins Drive, Randolph, WI 53956 U.S.A.
Code (NL.NT) NA.NI
1030 GORDON STREET, GUELPH, ON, N1G 4X5
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