Randy Pilon, President and CEO, Virox Technologies Inc.
Virox™ is the first chemical manufacturer in Canada capable of not just developing EcoLogo and Green Seal Certified products, but manufacturing them in a LEED-certified facility. Virox Technologies Inc. achieved LEED® Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for our over 68,500 square foot headquarters which includes the company’s corporate offices, research & development laboratory, manufacturing and warehousing facility. Developed by USGBC, LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is an internationally recognized green building certification system that provides third party verification that a building was designed and built using strategies aimed at improving performance in key environmental areas; energy savings, water efficiency, CO2 emissions reduction, improved indoor environmental quality and stewardship of resources and consideration of their impacts.
— Randy Pilon, President and CEO, Virox Technologies Inc.
The Dental Advisor Awards recognize quality products and equipment, taking into account clinical and evidence-based research to honour the best. SciCan’s Optim 1 Wipes, powered by AHP, have won this award most recently in 2021 having won every year since 2016.
For Innovation by the Safer Choice Design for the Environment.
Champion Status (highest level) for AHP® in the EPA’s Design for the Environment SDSI Award.
In recognition for developing and distributing a safe and environmentally friendly hydrogen peroxide-based disinfectant.
Virox Animal Health™ receives National Hog Farmer Award for “Most Promising New Product”.
Every year, NAILS readers choose their favorite professional products by popular vote. AHP’s tool disinfectant: Prevention HLD8 won two awards for best new product and favourite tool disinfectant.
Virox Animal Health is proud to have been awarded partner status with Fear Free℠, an initiative designed to reduce the fear, anxiety and stress that pets and pet owners experience in veterinary practices and shelters.
Virox Technologies Inc. has pioneered the broader acceptance of Hydrogen Peroxide based products with its patented technology known as Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® (AHP®). AHP® is a synergistic blend of commonly used, safe ingredients that when combined with low levels of hydrogen peroxide produce exceptional potency as a germicide and performance as a cleaner. These claims are all backed with governmental registrations and extensive third party analysis and testing.
Virox™ disinfectants contain only those ingredients listed on the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) inert listing and the GRAS (Generally Regarded As Safe) listing published by the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) which contribute to an unsurpassed health, safety and environmental profile.
CTPAT is a public-private sector partnership program to provide the highest level of cargo security through close cooperation with principle stakeholders of international supply chains.
AHP® was the FIRST disinfectant technology to receive EcoLogo approval in Canada as a green certified disinfectant cleaner.
The EPA is an independent agency of the United States federal government for environmental protection that approved AHP’s lowest toxicity in class safety rating (Category IV).
The FDA is a federal agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, that approves and regulates AHP used for tool, implement and medical device reprocessing.
AHP® validated by GREENGUARD an industry-independent, third-party testing program for low-emitting products and materials.
AHP® is certified by Green Seal — provider of science-based environmental certification standards that are impartial, unbiased and credible.
Health Canada is the federal body responsible for helping Canadians maintain and improve their health. In 1989, it recognized AHP® as the first hydrogen peroxide based hospital grade disinfectant.
Virox operates a Quality Management System (ISO 9001) and an Environmental Management system (ISO 14001) certified by the British Standards Institution.
From the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), becoming the first chemical manufacturer capable of not just developing EcoLogo/UL and Green Seal Certified products, but also manufacturing them in a LEED – certified facility.
Virox operates a Medical Device Quality Management System following MDSAP ISO 13485.
Partners in Protection (PIP) is a cooperative program between private industry and the Canadian Border Services Agency aimed at enhancing border and trade chain security.
As part of the Department of Health, the TGA safeguards and enhances the health of the Australian community through effective and timely regulation of therapeutic goods.
Virox™ formulations are being used to prevent outbreaks and stop the spread of germs in salons & spas, life science laboratories, mold remediation, dental offices, cannabis production facilities and even outer space!
Virox’s unique odour-free non-toxic formulations are ideal for use with pets in veterinary clinics and animal shelters as well as animals on the farm. Biodegradable disposal ensures humans, animals and the planet are not negatively impacted.