WORRIED ABOUT CORONAVIRUS?

Following the recent outbreak of Coronavirus in China and the extent to which this latest outbreak has been covered in the news and by statement issued by WHO, organisations associated with infection control will naturally begin to review their own cross infection control guidelines and portfolio of products employed in combating the threat of this disease to the UK. Whilst there is of course an elevated demand for these types of products, our company is taking steps to ensure that wherever possible, our stocking position and that of our distribution partners is not impacted by interruptions or unnatural high demand from external sources. For those institutions looking to review the options of products available, we offer the following advice: -

Coronaviruses are enveloped viruses with a positive-sense single-stranded RNA genome, belonging to the Group IV viruses according to the Baltimore classification. Medimark Scientific supply a host of products that claim and infer efficacy against Coronavirus at varying concentrations.

  • Byotrol 4in1 Cleaner Disinfectant Concentrate and RTU tested to be effective against Coronoavirus in 30 seconds
  • INVIRTU alcohol-free hand foam sanitiser effective against enveloped viruses, including strains of Coronavirus within 30 seconds.
  • The HLD4 formula used in a host of our products, including ANIGENE HLD4 and CHEMGENE HLD4 has been tested against not only other Group IV positive sense single strand viruses under the EN14476 test protocol (such as Caliciviridae), but also enveloped viruses supporting the claim for efficacy against Coronavirus.
  • AIRGENE Aerosol Disinfectant is effective within the application contact time recommended (15 mins exposure)
  • CHEMGENE NaDCC and ANIGENE NaDCC when used at 1000ppm (1 tablet per litre) are also effective against Coronavirus.

We are also able to supply CHEMGENE ALCOGEL 70% Ethanol, which is available in 50ml and 100ml bottles for portable use.

Products can be ordered from our website - https://medimark.myshopify.com/collections/human-health

For more information, please email technical@medi-mark.co.uk

Please also visit the World Health Authority Coronavirus advice page - https://www.who.int/health-topics/coronavirus

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