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Information of Virkon S from BacMet

Compound Information

  • Compound name: Virkon S

  • Chemical Class: Peroxysulfate

  • Description: Virkon is a multi-purpose disinfectant and cleaning agent. It contains oxone (potassium peroxymonosulfate), sodium dodecylbenzenesulfonate, sulfamic acid; and inorganic buffers. It is typically used for cleaning up hazardous spills, disinfecting surfaces and soaking equipment. The solution is used in many areas, including hospitals, laboratories, nursing homes, funeral homes, medical, dental and veterinary facilities, and anywhere else where control of pathogens is required. It is abroad spectrum disinfectant. It is effective against a wide range of viruses, bacteria and fungi. However, it is less effective against spores and fungi than some alternative disinfectants.

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