COVID-19 Updates

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. 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(open in a new window) and similarly in Canada here(open in a new window). 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.

The importance of Proper Disinfection at Home and at Work

Nicole Kenny in television interview about improving our understanding of how to properly use disinfectants to keep our families, staff and customers safe.

August 13, 2020

Disinfection in the Post-Pandemic World(open in a new window)

Invest in Your Reputation: Disinfection in the Post-Pandemic World(open in a new window)

Virox’s Nicole Kenny identifies what businesses need to focus on to protect their staff and clients. Published in Innovating Canada(open in a new window).

July 7, 2020

What You May Be Missing(open in a new window)

Surface Disinfection: What You May Be Missing(open in a new window)

Disinfecting surfaces of pathogens is not all that well understood by the general public. Virox helps with awareness and asks questions that may forever impact the use of disinfectants in our everyday life.

June 8, 2020

Spa Reopen Video(open in a new window)

COVID-19 in the Spa(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

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

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(open in a new window).

May 5, 2020

COVID-19 Susceptibility to Disinfectants(open in a new window)

“Telling Little Wipe Lies”(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

COVID-19 Susceptibility to Disinfectants(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

Your Spa Has Been Ordered To Close—Now What?(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

How Virox Technologies is meeting the challenges of COVID-19(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

Where to Buy Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® COVID-19 Approved Disinfectants(open in a new window)

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

March 16, 2020

Virox participates in Dog Gurus webinar(open in a new window)

Virox participates in Dog Gurus COVID-19 webinar(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

Education the key to infection prevention in salons and spas(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

Veterinary practices brace for the effects of COVID-19(open in a new window)

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?(open in a new window)

Are pets in danger of catching Coronavirus?(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

“Cruises know how to clean up after an outbreak”(open in a new window)

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

February 28, 2020

Salons and spas get an ally in the battle against COVID-19(open in a new window)

Salons and spas get an ally in the battle against COVID-19(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

Pathogens are making trips we never thought possible(open in a new window)

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(open in a new window)

AHP mandated for use during SARS outbreak(open in a new window)

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

April 7, 2003

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