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There’s a lot to know about TwinOxide/chlorine dioxide as they relate to SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19. This document is a compilation of frequently asked questions regarding those topics, put together by ATS Innova, an ecoSAFE Solutions partner.

Following tests with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a list of bacteria, viruses, algae, fungi, mold, yeast, and bacterial spores aginst which CIO2 from TwinOxide has been tested was generated. To date, no microorganism has proven effective against chlorine dioxide.

Published in the Frontiers of Microbiology in June 2017, researchers Montazeri et al. investigate the efficacy of chlorine dioxide- and hydrogen peroxide-based disinfectants as a fog/mist against the human norovirus.

Published in The Open Antimicrobial Agents Journal in 2010, Takanori Miura and Takashi Shibata investigate the efficacy of chlorine dioxide as a disinfectant against the influenza virus, the virus behind many previous pandemics.

Published in the Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases in 2015, Hinenoya et al. investigate and claim that chlorine dioxide is a better disinfectant than sodium hypochlorite, a competitor disinfectant solution, against MRSA, MDRP, and MDRA.

TwinOxide is a biocide and oxidizing agent for water purification.

“EPA-registered” means a product should do what the label says and should not pose an unreasonable hazard to your health. … “FDA-approved” means the product has been tested and deemed safe for consumer use by the Food and Drug Administration.

Disinfectant Attributes Twin Oxide
Bleach Quarternary Ammonium
Eco-Friendly X X
PPE Not Required X X
No COPD or Asthma Risk X X
No Carcinogens
Non-Hazardous X X
Non-Flamable X X
Available as Spray, Fog, or Mist X X
No Wiping Necessary X X
Fast Kill X X
Broad Spectrum Kill
No Fabric Discoloration X X

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