The CoVID 19 pandemic has highlighted how critical it is for businesses to create a healthy and safe environment for their employees and customers, reducing the potential community transmission of viruses, fungi and bacteria, gaining the trust of customers.
The protection of employees and customers health is paramount. It is vital to take the steps to ensure that the public and private working environments are not only clean, but disinfected.
For a healthy environment and in order to diminish the spread of a wide variety of infectious diseases a powerful daily strategy for policies and practices should be employed.
The use of the Steamachine system is a powerful strategy of fast environmental decontamination. It is efficient, quick and easy to apply without the need of a deep clean. The system can be used in a wide range of markets which include shopping centres, offices, educational institutions, governmental buildings, hotels, residential homes and more.
The disinfectant used by Steamachine is a novel DDAC that kills Coronavirus. This disinfectant has been extensively tested against a wide range of naked and envelop viruses.
What makes it so unique is that it is highly effective yet has very low toxicity (similar to the toxicity of table salt). It is non corrosive and does not oxides and therefore is safe on electronic equipment. With our fogging system the disinfectant will reach all areas of the environment, offering total protection of the area both inside and outside.
The premises only need to be vacant for 2 hours. This allows for minimal downtime, so that normal operations can quickly resume. All certification and safety data is available on request.
INTERESTING FACT ABOUT VIRUSES:
Viruses are divided into naked viruses and envelope viruses. There is a wide range of naked viruses which are widely regarded as the most difficult viruses to kill. The Coronavirus is an envelope virus which are generally more susceptable to the action of disinfectants than the naked virus. The inactivation of enveloped viruses is much easier to achieve and our disinfectant has been found highly effective against all enveloped viruses which has been tested, including Coronavirus, Orthomyxoviruses (Influenza virus) and Paramyxovirus (Newcastle disease virus)
HOW CAN YOU PREVENT INFECTION?
The following can provide protection against infection from Coronaviruses and many other viruses that are more common in South Africa:
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitiser.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Stay at home when you are sick and try and keep a distance from others at home.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a flexed elbow or a tissue, then throw the tissue in the bin.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.