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Aerial Disinfection

Aerial Disinfection includes Misting, Aerial spraying, and Cold/Thermal FoggingMisting, Aerial Spraying, Cold and Thermal Fogging
To control organisms that can be introduced into a building during the setting up procedure, and to disinfect inaccessible areas of the building and the air, use either a fine mist sprayer or thermal fogging machine to apply Virkon® S disinfectant solution evenly.

 

 Aerial Disinfection  Dilution Rate  Application
Misting/Aerial Spray1:200Using either a pressure washer or knapsack sprayer on its finest mist setting and apply at 1 litre of Virkon® S solution per 10m2 of floor space.
Cold Fogging1:100Use a mechanical mister to apply the Virkon® S solution at a rate of 1 litre per 10m2 of floor space.
Thermal Fogging1:25 (4%) solution of Virkon® S in an 85:15 water Virkon® S Fog Enhancer mixtureUsing a thermal fogging machine apply the prepared solution at 1 litre per 40m2 of floor space.


Aerial Disinfection in the Presence of Livestock
Virkon® S can be misted in the presence of livestock or poultry at a dilution rate of 1:200 (0.5%).

A cold fogger or mister should be used, as the noise of a thermal fogger may disturb the animal’s behaviour.

Always read the Virkon® S label carefully to ensure regulatory compliance.


The specified uses and registered claims for Virkon® S may vary from country to country.
Please contact DuPont directly to verify country-specific approved usages.