COVID-19 Updates

Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® (AHP®) Disinfectants are Included on Health Canada’s and the EPA’s List of Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2

As the spread of COVID-19 continues around the world, Virox Technologies and our Human and Animal Health divisions are committed to meeting the challenge by providing disinfecting solutions, protocols, education and our years of experience combatting outbreaks all the way back to SARS in 2003 (see: A Proven History of Preventing the Transmission of Coronaviruses). The following posts provide a highlight of our activities since the outbreak of SARS-CoV-2 and links to valuable information and commonly asked questions. Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® (AHP®) products are Health Canada and EPA registered hospital grade disinfectants for professional use. They are available through commercial channels only. You can access a list of products by industry and Where to Buy in the US here and similarly in Canada here. We will continue to work diligently with our partners, distributors and end users to provide timely updates, answers and support in our ongoing collective bid to help prevent the continued spread of this disease.

Spa Reopen Video

COVID-19 in the Spa

Nicole Kenny, vice president of Virox Professional and Technical Services writes about challenges faced by reopening spas in Dermascope Magazine.

May 13, 2020

Ontario Supports Virox Technologies Inc. to Help Fight COVID-19

Virox Technologies Inc. and the Ontario government are working together to increase capacity in the production of Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide disinfectants. Read full story.

May 6, 2020

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What the Beauty Industry Needs to Do to Reopen

Virox surface disinfectants, education and protocols promoted as part of back-to-work plan for shuttered salons and spas. Listen to radio interview.

May 5, 2020

COVID-19 Susceptibility to Disinfectants

“Telling Little Wipe Lies”

Not all Disinfecting Wipes are created equal and not all of them can make a claim against COVID-19 . We answer some commonly asked questions.

April 8, 2020

COVID-19 Susceptibility to Disinfectants

COVID-19 Susceptibility to Disinfectants

As leaders in Healthcare Infection Prevention and Control, Virox explains in National Post article what you should know about disinfectants and coronavirus.

March 31, 2020

How Virox Technologies is Meeting the Challenges of COVID-19

Your Spa Has Been Ordered To Close—Now What?

Virox Rejuvenate blog post providing advice during COVID-19 shutdown gets picked up by American Spa Magazine.

March 30, 2020

Global News gets exclusive tour

Global’s Minna Rhee gets an inside glimpse at Virox and the technology that kills COVID-19 in under 1 minute with no odour or volatility.

March 27, 2020

Wall Street Journal Video

"The infection prevention experts call it the bug of the week club. They do not expect that this will end. This is just possibly the new norm.” Randy Pilon, President and CEO, Virox Technologies Inc.

March 23, 2020

How Virox Technologies is Meeting the Challenges of COVID-19

How Virox Technologies is meeting the challenges of COVID-19

See what measures we are taking to meet the demands of the Coronavirus outbreak.

March 19, 2020

Where to Buy Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® Covid-19 Approved Disinfectants

Where to Buy Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® COVID-19 Approved Disinfectants

US product list of AHP® surface disinfectants by industry.

March 17, 2020

Where to Buy Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® Covid-19 Approved Disinfectants

Where to Buy Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® COVID-19 Approved Disinfectants

A Canadian product list of AHP® surface disinfectants by industry.

March 16, 2020

Virox participates in Dog Gurus webinar

Virox participates in Dog Gurus COVID-19 webinar

Nicole Kenny and Todd Hepburn help navigate cleaning and disinfecting best practices with Robin Bennet. Watch now.

March 12, 2020

Airlines calling on Virox for help with Coronavirus

Airlines calling on Virox for help with Coronavirus

Virox technologies has been in contact with a number of airlines to provide education, resources and PREempt™ disinfectants.

March 12, 2020

Education the key to infection prevention in salons and spas

Education the key to infection prevention in salons and spas

Best practices to keep staff and clients safe during an outbreak is knowledge—knowing where to spot the risks and deal with them.

March 11, 2020

Veterinary practices brace for the effects of COVID-19

Veterinary practices brace for the effects of COVID-19

Rescue Disinfectants mentioned in a blog post for efficacy against Coronavirus by renowned vet consultant, Bash Halow.

March 10, 2020

Are pets in danger of catching coronavirus?

Are pets in danger of catching Coronavirus?

Hong Kong announced a case of COVID-19 associated with a pet dog of a positive COVID-19 patient. What we’ve learned.

March 6, 2020

Cruises know how to clean up after an outbreak

“Cruises know how to clean up after an outbreak”

Virox mentioned for cruise ship expertise in a Washington Post article recounting efforts aboard the Diamond Princess.

February 28, 2020

A Proven History of Preventing Transmission of Coronaviruses

A proven history of preventing transmission of Coronaviruses

Virox’s Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® technology has been used to fight a number of oronaviruses in the past.

February 27, 2020

Salons and spas get an ally in the battle against COVID-19

Salons and spas get an ally in the battle against COVID-19

Rejuvenate™ salon and spa disinfectants recognized by EPA as having a claim against Coronavirus and other relevant pathogens.

February 5, 2020

Pathogens are making trips we never thought possible

Pathogens are making trips we never thought possible

Coronaviruses: what are they and what efficacy do disinfectants have against them? What we know so far.

January 23, 2020

AHP mandated for use during SARS outbreak

AHP mandated for use during SARS outbreak

The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care mandates the use of AHP to combat the Coronavirus known as SARS.

April 7, 2003