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Disinfectant chemicals can be harsh, caustic, and even dangerous. Yet, we often turn to bleaches and similar compounds when faced with the need for an effective cleaner/antimicrobial agent.
Although these products may be familiar to us, they come with several obvious drawbacks. Conventional antimicrobials are often simply ineffective for the job at-hand, and can easily stain or corrode most materials. And, even at use concentration, many of these products are health hazards that can readily burn or irritate skin.
Let SMT’s ultra-pure chlorine dioxide products help protect you! Our products can be used to eliminate or reduce bacteria, mold, and viruses in virtually any setting.
- Chlorine dioxide is more chemically selective than bleaches, ozone, or peroxides. This means that it destroys unwanted microbes without burning or corroding surfaces.
- Chlorine dioxide is a neutral molecule. This allows it to seamlessly infiltrate growths (such as biofilm) and destroy the inner-lying molds and spores.
- Chlorine dioxide disinfects via oxidation. The chlorine dioxide molecule has an oxidation number 2½ times higher than bleach, ozone, and peroxide, which means that lower levels of ClO2 can accomplish the same disinfection applications as higher levels of these conventional chemicals.
- Due to chlorine dioxide’s unique method of pathogen inactivation, viruses, bacteria, molds, and spores are unable to build up a tolerance to the ClO2 molecule.
- Chlorine dioxide has a high material compatibility and leaves no residual on hard, non-porous surfaces.
Chlorine dioxide is ideal for disinfection/sanitization applications in:
- Health Care Facilities
- Dental Offices
- Veterinary Clinics
- Long-Term Care Facilities
- Food Processing Facilities
- Gymnasiums/Rec Centers
- Cruise Ships
- Recycling Centers
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As innovators in antimicrobial solutions, SMT brings you the world’s most versatile and user-friendly choice for surface disinfection, sanitization and space deodorization.
This easy to use, just-add-water patented delivery system offers a more intelligent and environmentally sophisticated method for decontamination.
What are the benefits of 99.9% pure chlorine dioxide ClO₂?
It’s effective Pure ClO₂ is a powerful oxidizer — germs and bacteria are unable to build up a tolerance. It is effective against wide varieties of dangerous microorganisms including:
– germs – viruses – fungi
– spores – mold & mildew – bacteria…