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Virkon Aquatic (Canada)

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Virkon Aquatic

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vetoquinol

Disinfectant

Disinfectant: Virucide, Bactericide And Fungicide

Proven efficacy against Pseudomonas aeruginosa, E. coli, Listeria monocytogenes, Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella typhimurium and Infectious Salmon Anaemia virus

Broad spectrum germicide for disinfection of aquaculture premises, surfaces, vehicles and equipment. Also for use in food processing plants

GUARANTEE/ACTIVE INGREDIENT:

Potassium monopersulfate

21.4%

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

DANGER - POISON, EYE AND SKIN IRRITANT

DIN 02276356

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE:

Task

Dilution rate

Application Rate

Disinfection of pre-cleaned surfaces and equipment

1:100 (1%)

300 ml per m2

Footdips

1:100 (1%)

Fill with a freshwater solution of Virkon® Aquatic. Replenish every 4 days or when heavily soiled.

Vehicle disinfection

1:200 (0.5%)

 

Aerial misting

1:100 (1%)

1 Litre per 100 m3

To optimize disinfection, surfaces and equipment should be cleaned with an appropriate cleaner or detergent in order to remove as much organic material as possible prior to disinfection. They should also be rinsed with water and air dried between cleaning and disinfecting.

The solution prepared at room temperature must remain in contact with the surface to be disinfected for at least 10 minutes (do not exceed 30 minutes for metal objects). Surfaces or equipment that are in metal or that enter in contact with food must be rinsed with potable water after disinfection. Avoid contamination of food during application and storage.

DILUTION CHART:

1. Quantity of solution required

2. Dilution rate

1% (1:100)

0.5% (1:200)

3. Quantity of Virkon® Aquatic required

10 Litres

100g

50g

20 Litres

200g

100g

50 Litres

500g

250g

100 Litres

1 kg

500g

200 Litres

2 kg

1 kg

CAUTION: Not for use in water containing fish, shellfish or eggs. In food processing plants: For food contact surfaces, rinse thoroughly with potable water after disinfection.

PRECAUTIONS: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. POWDER IRRITATING TO EYES, SKIN AND MUCOUS MEMBRANES. MAY BE HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED OR INHALED. Do not get powder in eyes. Avoid contact of powder with skin. Handle in such a way as to minimize dust release. Do not mix with other chemicals. When mixing the solution, wear goggles, chemical-resistant gloves, and a mask. It is recommended that workers wear overalls, goggles and a mask when applying Virkon® Aquatic solution with a hand-held fogger or a pressure washer.

FIRST AID INSTRUCTIONS:

A) Eyes: Irrigate with plenty of water. B) Skin: When in powder, remove contaminated clothing. Wash with soap and water. Not hazardous when in solution. C) Ingestion: When in powder, wash mouth with plenty of water. Drink plenty of water. Do not induce vomiting. Seek medical advice. If in solution, rinse mouth out with water. D) Inhalation: When in powder, if symptoms of coughing, choking, wheezing are troublesome, remove to fresh air and seek medical advice.

Disposal

1) Rinse the emptied container thoroughly and add the rinsings to treatment site.

2) Make the empty container unsuitable for further use.

3) Dispose of the container in accordance with provincial requirements.

Storage

Store between 15°C and 25°C in a dry place in tightly sealed containers.

© 2015 The Chemours Company FC, LLC. Virkon® and any associated logos are trademarks or copyrights of The Chemours Company FC, LLC. Chemours™ and the Chemours Logo are trademarks of The Chemours Company.

Manufactured for: Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000 chemin Georges, Lavaltrie, Québec, Canada J5T 3S5

Tel: 1-800-363-1700

Manufactured by: Antec International Limited, Windham Road, Chilton Industrial Estate, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 2XD, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 1787 377305

Fax: +44 (0) 1787 310846

Web: www.virkons.com

Net Contents

Code

 

10 kg

990879

A01040787/VirkA/10kg/Vétoquinol,Canada/16.12.15/G

A01338680/VirkA/10kg/Vétoquinol,Canada/16.12.2015/G

A01338671/VirkA/10kg/Vétoquinol,Canada/16.12.15/G

NAC No.: 1234258.3

VETOQUINOL N.-A. INC.
Commercial Division

2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
Telephone:   450-586-2252
Order Desk:   800-363-1700
Fax:   450-586-4649
Website:   www.vetoquinol.ca
Email:   info@vetoquinol.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Virkon Aquatic information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

Copyright © 2016 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2016-10-31

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