Latest testing success against SARS-CoV-2
19 March 2021
INDEPENDENT CLEANING chemical manufacturer Greyland has announced that Spray & Wipe Ultra, its multipurpose antiviral surface cleaner launched last year, has now been tested against the SARS-CoV-2 virus using the NEN 14675 Standard Method.
The testing has certified and proven that Spray & Wipe Ultra is effective against the Novel Coronavirus, the cause of COVID-19. It kills 99.9% of the virus in less than 30 seconds.
Spray & Wipe Ultra has been tested against ‘surrogate viruses’, which experts considered sufficiently similar to SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) to prove effectiveness against the virus itself. It met the requirements of the British and European standards BSEN14476 and BSEN16777, requiring a contact time of less than one minute.
Richard Dyson, Greyland’s CEO, said: “It was well worth investing in this additional laboratory test to demonstrate conclusively to our customers that our product kills SARS-CoV-2, the pandemic strain of the Coronavirus, in less than 30 seconds.”
Launched in April 2020, Spray & Wipe Ultra is an aldehyde-free, high-performance disinfectant with broad spectrum activity against bacteria, yeast and viruses. It’s an essential product in the fight against cross-infection in locations such as hospitals, care homes, schools, leisure centres, sports facilities, hotels and workplaces.
Uniquely available in 40% UK recycled polymer containers in both 5L and 750ml trigger spray bottles, very quickly after launch it became Greyland’s top seller. Over £1m worth of Spray & Wipe Ultra was sold by Christmas 2020 and continues to be a sales phenomenon for the company. Spray & Wipe ULTRA is bactericidal, yeasticidal, and virucidal having also been tested to EN 1276 (inc. MRSA), EN 13697 (inc. E. coli), EN 16615 (yeasts). Greyland, Britain's fastest delivery for effective, best value cleaning chemicals.