- Features & Benefits
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UPDATE: APRIL 10, 2020
EPA has confirmed that SARS-CoV-2 (Coronavirus), the cause of COVID-19 Disease has met the conditions outlined in EPA’s emerging viral pathogens guidance and has triggered the emerging viral pathogen policy.
Micro-Chem Plus™ Detergent Disinfectant (EPA Reg. No. 1839-95-2296) can be found on the EPA List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2 (https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-registration/list-n-disinfectants-use-against-sars-cov-2) dated 3/03/2020.
Micro-Chem Plus™ Detergent Disinfectant (EPA Reg. No. 1839-95-2296) has demonstrated effectiveness against viruses similar to 2019 novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) on hard, non-porous surfaces. Therefore, this product can be used against SARS-CoV-2 when used in accordance with the directions for use against Norovirus (Norwalk Virus) on hard, non-porous surfaces
This product is a phosphate free formulation designed to provide effective cleaning, deodorization and disinfection specifically for hospitals, nursing homes, schools, food processing plants, food service establishments, transportation terminals, automotive garages, office buildings, manufacturing facilities, lodging establishments, retail businesses and athletic/recreational facilities where housekeeping is of prime importance in controlling the hazard of cross contamination.
MICRO-CHEM PLUS™ cleans, deodorizes and disinfects all hard non-porous household surfaces. It inhibits the growth of mold and mildew, leaving bathrooms and kitchens clean and fresh smelling. This product is non-abrasive cleaner for showers, tubs, shower doors, vinyl and plastic shower curtains, fixtures and toilet bowls. This product is an economical concentrate that can be used with a mop and bucket, hand pump trigger sprayer, low pressure coarse sprayer or sponge. Kills Pandemic 2009 H1N1 Influenza A virus (formerly called swine flu).
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EPA Registered Product
Key Market Information
HealthcareMICRO-CHEM-PLUS™ has the extensive efficacy list and cleaning capabilities to tackle the challenges found in restrooms at healthcare facilities. MICRO-CHEM-PLUS™ is bacteriocidal, virucidal, and fungicidal while also proving to be effective versus organic soil loads, and will leave behind a pleasant fragrance to add to the comfort of patients.Code: 0255Packaging: 1 gallon container
- ColorYellow, clear
- Active IngredientsDual Quaternary
- pH Concentrate11.8
- pH (1:64)10.9 ± 0.3
- Specific Gravity (g/cc)1.04 ± 0.01 g/ml
- Density (lbs/gal)8.7 ± 0.1
- Upper Cloud>130ºF
- Lower Cloud< 33ºF
- Viscosity (cps)<10 cSt
- Cleaning AgentsAll Synthetic
- DisinfectingBroad Spectrum
- Shelf Life1 year minimum in original unopened container
- Acinetobacter baumannii
- Brevibacterium ammoniagenes
- Enterobacter aerogenes
- Enterococcus faecium
- Escherichia coli
- Klebsiella pneumoniae
- Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
- Pseudomonas aeruginosa
- Salmonella enterica
- Salmonella schortmuelleri
- Shigella dysenteriae
- Staphylococcus aureus
- Staphylococcus aureus Methicillin Resistant (MRSA)
- Streptococcus faecalis
- Streptococcus pyogenes
- Streptococcus salivarius
- Vancomycin intermediate resistant Staphylococcus aureus (VISA)
- Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecalis (VRE)
- Trichophyton mentagrophytes
- Aspergillus niger (Mold & Mildew)
- Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecalis (VRE)
- Adenovirus Type 2
- Avian Influenza A Virus (H3N2) (Avian Reassortant)
- Avian Influenza Virus, Type A (Turkey/WIS/66)
- Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus (BVDV)
- Canine Adenovirus
- Canine Coronavirus
- Canine Parainfluenza Virus (CPI/PI-2)
- Canine Parvovirus Type 2 (CPV-2b/Eu)
- Feline calicivirus (FCV)
- Feline Coronavirus
- Feline Panleukopenia Virus
- Feline Picomavirus
- Feline Rhinotracheitis Virus
- Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)
- Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)
- Herpes Simplex Type 1 (Sabin)
- Human Coronavirus
- Human Immunodeficiency Virus type 1 (HIV 1) HTLV-IIIB
- Influenza A (H1N1) virus
- Influenza A2 (Japan 305/57)
- Norovirus (Norwalk Virus) (FCV)
- Pandemic 2009 H1N1 Influenza A Virus
- Porcine Parvovirus
- Porcine Respiratory & Reproductive Syndrome Virus (PRRSV)
- SARS Associated Coronavirus
DocumentationTechnical Data Sheet Micro-Chem Plus TDS English GHS.pdf Safety Data Sheet MICRO-CHEM PLUS SDS English.pdf Safety Data Sheet Micro-Chem Plus SDS Diluted 1-64.pdf Efficacy Data Sheet MICRO-CHEM PLUS Efficacy Data Sheet.pdf Miscellaneous Documents Micro-Chem Plus (Diluted 1-64) GHS Secondary Label 6 up.pdf Miscellaneous Documents Ingredient Disclosure - Micro-Chem
It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
This product is not for use on critical and semi-critical medical devices surfaces.
DISINFECTION: To disinfect inanimate, hard, non-porous surfaces add 2 ounces of this product per gallon of water. Apply solution with a mop, cloth, sponge, hand pump trigger sprayer or low pressure coarse 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 bowls: flush toilet, add 2 ounces of this product directly to the bowl water. 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.
To disinfect food processing premises: Before using this product, food products and packaging materials must be removed from the area or carefully protected. For floors, walls, storage areas, add 2 ounces of this product per gallon of water. For heavily soiled areas, a pre-cleaning step is required. Apply solution with a mop, cloth, sponge, hand pump trigger sprayer or low pressure coarse sprayer so as to wet all surfaces thoroughly. Allow to remain wet for 10 minutes, then remove excess liquid. After use, all surfaces in the area must be thoroughly rinsed with potable water.
To disinfect food service establishment food contact surfaces: Before using this product, food products and packaging materials must be removed from the area or carefully protected. For countertops, appliances, tables, add 2 ounces of this product per gallon of water. For heavily soiled areas, a pre-cleaning step is required. Apply solution with a cloth, sponge, hand pump trigger sprayer or low pressure coarse sprayer so as to wet all surfaces thoroughly. Allow the surface to remain wet for 10 minutes, then remove excess liquid and rinse the surface with potable water. This product cannot be used to clean the following food contact surfaces: utensils, glassware and dishes.
BACTERICIDAL ACTIVITY: When diluted at the rate of 2 ounces per gallon of water, this product exhibits effective one step disinfectant activity against the organisms: Pseudomonas aeruginosa PRD 10, Escherichia coli, Kiebsiella pneumoniae, Salmonella schottmuelleri, Salmonella enterica, Streptococcus salivarius, Brevibacterium ammoniagenes, Streptococcus faecalis, Shigella dysenteriae, Enterobacter aerogenes, Staphylococcus aureus, Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Acinetobacter baumannii, Enterococcus faecium, Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecalis (VRE), Vancomycin intermediate resistant Staphylococcus aureus (VISA) and Streptococcus pyogenes (Clinical-Flesh Eating Strain BIRD M3) and meets all requirements for hospital use.
MILDEWSTAT: To control mold and mildew on pre-cleaned, hard, non-porous surfaces add 2 ounces of this product per gallon of water. Apply solution with a cloth, mop, sponge, hand pump trigger sprayer or low pressure coarse sprayer 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 appears.
FUNGICIDAL ACTIVITY: At the 2 ounces per gallon dilution, this product is also fungicidal against the pathogenic fungi, Trichophyton mentagrophytes (causative agent of Athlete’s Foot Fungus) (a cause of ringworm of the foot), when used as directed on hard surfaces found in bathrooms, shower stalls, locker rooms, exercise facilities or other clean, hard, non-porous, surfaces commonly contacted by bare feet. Follow the Disinfection directions.
*VIRUCIDAL ACTIVITY: This product when used on environmental, inanimate, hard, non-porous surfaces at 2 ounces per gallon of water, exhibits effective virucidal activity against Influenza A2/Japan (representative of the common flu virus), Herpes Simplex Type 1 (causative agent of fever blisters), Adenovirus Type 2 (causative agent of upper respiratory infections), Vaccinia virus (representative of the Pox virus group), Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus (BVDV), Human Coronavirus, Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1), Hepatitis B Virus (HBV), Hepatitis C Virus (HCV), Norovirus (Norwalk Virus), Feline calicivirus (FCV). SARS Associated Coronavirus, Porcine Respiratory & Reproductive Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) and Avian Influenza A. Follow the Disinfection directions. KILLS HIV-1, HBV AND HCV 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 for transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) (associated with AIDS), Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) and Hepatitis C Virus (HCV).
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR CLEANING AND DECONTAMINATION AGAINST HIV-1, HBV AND HCV ON SURFACES/OBJECTS SOILED WITH BLOOD/BODY FLUIDS.
PERSONAL PROTECTION: When handling items soiled with blood or body fluids use disposable latex gloves, gowns, masks, and eye coverings.
CLEANING PROCEDURES: Blood and other body fluids must be thoroughly cleaned from surfaces and objects before application of this product.
CONTACT TIME: Allow surface to remain wet for 10 minutes.
DISPOSAL OF INFECTIOUS MATERIALS: Blood and 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, FUNGICIDE, AND VIRUCIDE, IN THE PRESENCE OF ORGANIC SOIL (5% BLOOD SERUM).
DEODORIZATION: To deodorize, apply this product as indicated under the heading DISINFECTION. Cleaning/Deodorizing Add 1 to 2 ounces per gallon of water to clean and deodorize windows, mirrors and glass surfaces. Use a coarse spray device. Spray 6-8 inches from surface, rub with sponge or cloth. Do not breathe spray mist.
Features & Benefits
- Hospital grade / Insures complete broad spectrum disinfecting
- Dual-quat / Residual bactericidal action
- Kills AIDS virus / Reduces danger of contamination from hard surfaces
- Biodegradable, phosphate free / Environmentally responsible
- Multiple applications / Variety of uses for both institutional and industrial areas
DANGER: CAUSES SKIN IRRITATION. CAUSES SERIOUS EYE DAMAGE. VERY TOXIC TO AQUATIC LIFE. TOXIC TO AQUATIC LIFE WITH LONG LASTING EFFECTS. KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN
Prevention: Wash thoroughly after handling. Avoid release to the environment. Wear protective gloves. Wear eye/face protection.
Response: Collect spillage. If on skin: Wash with plenty of water. If in eyes: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a poison center/doctor. Specific treatment (see this label). If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Storage: Store away from incompatible materials.
Disposal: Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
This product is a "Hazardous Chemical" as defined by the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200. This product is a U.S. EPA registered pesticide.
Additional safety measures:
Read the entire label and SDS before using this product, and for additional first aid measures. SDS for this product is available under the Documents tab.