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AHP Powered Dental Disinfectant Selected as Top Product for Infection Control

SciCan’s Optim® 1 powered by Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® (AHP®), was chosen as the top infection control product in DENTAL ADVISOR’s 2021 Top Product and Preferred Products edition. It was also chosen as the Editor’s Choice product. Optim 1 was evaluated by 37 consultants who provided their feedback comments, some of which can be viewed in the following link, as well as evaluation highlights. The DENTAL ADVISOR was first published in 1984 and is a well respected publication in the US Dental Market. Their goal is to provide relevant, evidence based objective information to the dental profession, making this acknowledgement from a trusted source especially meaningful. Optim 1 has won this award every year since 2016.

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Virox Technologies: Winner of OABE Large business of the Year.

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The Oakville Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of Oakville West presented the 26th Annual Oakville Awards for Business Excellence on Thursday, June 17. Virox Technologies Inc. is proud to be named the RBC Royal Bank Large Business of the Year. “It’s an honour to get this award,” said Virox CEO Randy Pilon. “Our people stepped up during this COVID crisis working 24/7. We couldn’t have done this without them.”


Intervention® Disinfectants receives approval for use against ASFv – African Swine Fever Virus

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September 22nd, 2020


Viroxis pleased to announce that Intervention® Farm Disinfectant-Cleaner Concentrate has been approved by the EPA for use against African Swine Fever virus (ASFv). As industry leaders in infection prevention, our goal is to ensure that our customers are protected against the threat of emerging disease outbreaks. The addition of the ASFv claim provides confidence that Intervention™ will be highly effective in the event of an outbreak in North America…


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The Importance of Proper Disinfection at Home and in Workplace Environments

Nicole Kenny, Vice President of Professional & Technical Services at Virox Technologies provides television interview about the importance of proper disinfection at home and in workplace environments. “As COVID-19 marches on, increased use of disinfectants at home and in businesses developing their reopening plans, improving our understanding of how to properly use disinfectants to keep our families, staff and customers safe is paramount.” Watch video. Source Halton News.

New Testing Proves Virox™ AHP® Wipe Formulations Effective against SARS-CoV-2

Virox™ is pleased to announce that several of our Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® (AHP®) wipe formulations have been validated by independent testing and proven efficacious against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 disease. As industry leaders in infection prevention, our mission is to ensure our customers are protected against the threat of emerging disease outbreaks in all of the markets we serve.

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‘Ramping up production’: Province invests $850,000 in Oakville manufacturer to help fight coronavirus

Randy Pilon, founder of Virox Technologies Inc., is pleased about a major investment that will allow his company to boost disinfectants production. – Oakville Chamber of Commerce photo


The Ontario government is providing $850,000 to an Oakville manufacturer to help that company increase production of disinfectants needed to fight the spread of the coronavirus.

Vic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, recently announced that Virox Technologies Inc., would be the first company to receive an investment from the Ontario Together Fund.

The money will allow Virox to double its production of disinfectants and create more jobs.

“We are looking for the best and brightest in the province to step up and provide critical goods and services in our effort to stop the spread of COVID-19,” said Fedeli, in a press release.

“I am pleased to see an innovative disinfectant company like Virox Technologies come forward and use its made-in Ontario advanced technology to help keep our front-line workers and communities safe.”

In a speech at Queen’s Park, Ontario Premier Doug Ford noted Virox had created a disinfectant, which kills coronavirus within 30 seconds on any surface.

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Virox Teams up with Knix and the Robert Kerr Foundation to Help Support the Homeless and Shelters in the GTA


Virox Technologies Inc. is proud to have teamed up with Knix and the Robert Kerr Foundation to donate Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® surface disinfectants to help support the homeless and shelters in the GTA. We are happy to do our part during these difficult times.