“Is Vital Oxide Safe? Yes. Vital Oxide is an excellent disinfectant to use around the house. Some of the best places to use Vital Oxide at home are in musty basements, in bathrooms where mildew has accumulated (or on surfaces to protect against mold and mildew), and in the kitchen to keep food surfaces clean.”
Listed on US EPA List N: Disinfectants for use against SARS-CoV-2, the cause of COVID-19
AREAS OF USE INCLUDE: Homes, vehicles, schools, daycare, gyms, locker rooms, sports gear, hospitals, nursing homes, laundry rooms, veterinary, ambulances, laboratories, restaurants, boats, ships, federally inspected meat & poultry processing plants, farms, animal pens and poultry houses, egg processing premises, hatcheries, swine premise sanitation, refrigerated storage units, HVAC and AC systems, airplanes, trains, trucks, buses & automobiles. Use as a mold inhibitor on hard non-porous surfaces and soft surfaces, botanical facilities, commercial greenhouses customer/public areas, floral shops, garden centers, horticultural facilities, plant growing chambers, plant growing facilities, plant growing rooms, plant holding areas, greenhouse equipment, greenhouse films, plant display racks, plant grow shelves.
- EPA Registered Hospital Disinfectant
Contains no volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and kills a wide range of viruses such as Noro Virus, Feline and Canine Coranvirus and bacteria. It doesn’t contribute to mutating super bugs.
- Food Contact Sanitizer – No Rinse Required
Vital Oxide is odorless, requires no rinse and won’t alter the taste of food on sanitized surfaces. Vital Oxide kills 99.999% of bacteria, including e Coli, Salmonella and Listeria in less than 60 seconds.
- Molds & Mildew Killer
Kills and prevent spores with up to 7 months residual effects. Safe on a wide range of surfaces from marble to carpeting and beyond.
- Allergen Eliminator
Proven effective on pet dander, as well as dust mite and cockroach allergens. Can be used directly on pet bedding & sleeping areas.
- Odor Eliminator
End malodors caused by smoke, trash, septic systems, stale cooking & more. Vital Oxide contains no masking agents or fragrances and is highly effective at neutralizing urine and fecal odors.
- HVAC and Air Ducts
Vital Oxide is used in HVAC and Air Ducts for antimicrobial control, including bacteria, mold, mildew and other fungi, leaving the HVAC systems and Air Ducts free of microbial contamination and ensuring air quality.
- Vital Oxide kills odors and odo
Vital Oxide kills odors and odor causing bacteria on soft surfaces by eliminating the source. Great for upholstery, curtains and auto interiors.
Vital Oxide is proven to work on all surfaces, and great for:
- Hospitals and health care facilities
- Medical and science research labs
- Restaurants, cafeterias, food service facilities • Cruise ships, hotels, hospitality services
- Schools, universities, educational facilities
- Jails, prisons, correctional institutions
- Government and public service offices
Economical & Easy to Dilute
Full Strength – For Disinfectant Use
Heavy Duty Odor Eliminator & Mold and Mildew Killer
5:1 – For Carpet Sanitization
Vital Oxide is compatible with most synthetic carpeting and commercial cleaning machines.
9:1 – For 99.999% Sanitization on Food Contact Surfaces with No Rinse Required
30 second kill time on Escherichia Coli & Staphylococcus aureus. Great for daily use.
- Pre-cleaning is a required step for disinfection and mold and mildew removal.
- Once surface is cleaned, apply full strength, non diluted Vital Oxide to disinfect surface.
- Surface to remain wet for 10 minutes (for use against SARS-CoV-2).
- Apply with spray bottle, hand pump sprayer, electric sprayer, electrostatic sprayer, fogger or mister.
- EPA Toxicity Rating Category 4
- Non-toxic and not an irritant
- No PPE required when spraying or misting
- Hazardous Material Identification System (HMIS)
- Rated “0” in all quadrants for spraying/misting
- Spaces do not need to be vacated
- NSF Registered (D2) Sanitizer
- No rinse or wash required
- Product can air dry
- US EPA Registered #82972-1
DIRECTIONS FOR USE: It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Test fabric for color fastness. Contains a dilute oxidizing agent. Do not mix with vinegar or acidic cleaners. Always refer to manufacturer’s care instructions before using equipment or devices. Pre-cleaning Instructions: Remove gross filth and heavy soil by cleaning. Spray VITAL OXIDE straight onto soils, scrub and wipe clean with a dry paper towel or cloth. For cleaning floors add one cup of VITAL OXIDE per gallon of water in bucket and clean with sponge, mop, or pad. For spot cleaning non-porous surfaces, spray and wipe clean with damp sponge -or- mop or cloth. To Spot Clean Carpet: Spray on soiled area until wet. Gently blot area with a clean, damp, color safe cloth. Repeat as needed for for stubborn stains. Let air dry.
TO DISINFECT HARD NON-POROUS SURFACES: For disinfecting pre-cleaned hard non-porous surfaces such as glass, plastic, painted wood, laminate, chrome, stainless steel, polyurethane coated hardwood floors, glazed ceramic tile, sealed concrete & linoleum floors. Types of items include: Exterior of appliances, bed frames, cabinet handles, wheelchairs, child car seats, counters, cribs, doorknobs, tables, tubs, exterior toilet surfaces, faucet handles, handrails, jungle gyms, keyboards, light switch covers, patio furniture, showers, sinks, stovetops, telephones, toys, walls, waste containers. Apply VITAL OXIDE undiluted full strength to pre-cleaned hard non-porous surfaces, wetting thoroughly with spray, sponge, mop, or by immersion in solution. Allow surfaces to remain wet for 5 minutes or 10 minutes for virus inactivation (refer to the viruses table for contact times) – 10 minutes for bacteria disinfection. For immersion replace solution daily, or more frequently if it becomes significantly soiled or diluted. FOGGING AND MISTING: VITAL OXIDE can be applied by fogging or misting to disinfect hard, nonporous surfaces. Apply by fogging or misting until surface is moist using equipment manufacturer’s directions for use. Remove or carefully protect all food and food packaging materials prior to treatment. Vacate treatment area and do not reenter treated area until air is clear (minimum 20 minutes to reentry). For disinfection by ULV misting machine application, see the product Supplemental Bulletin specific for equipment to be used.
TO DISINFECT HARD NON-POROUS SURFACES (tuberculocidal): For disinfecting pre-cleaned hard non-porous surfaces such as glass, plastic, painted wood, laminate, chrome, stainless steel, polyurethane coated hardwood floors, glazed ceramic tile, sealed concrete & linoleum floors. Types of items include: Exterior of appliances, bed frames, cabinet handles, wheelchairs, child car seats, counters, cribs, doorknobs, tables, tubs, exterior toilet surfaces, faucet handles, handrails, jungle gyms, keyboards, light switch covers, patio furniture, showers, sinks, stovetops, telephones, toys, walls, waste containers. Apply product full strength to pre-cleaned hard non-porous surfaces, wetting thoroughly with spray, sponge, mop, or by immersion in solution. Allow surfaces to remain wet for 10 minutes for Mycobacteriumbovis-BCG disinfection. For immersion replace solution daily, or more frequently if it becomes significantly soiled or diluted.
TO DEODORIZE: VITAL OXIDE works by oxidation, not by masking of odors. Eliminates odors caused by fire smoke, tobacco smoke, musty odors, stale-cooking odors. Simply spray, fog, or wipe on full strength and let air dry. When fogging to deodorize apply 1 quart per 2000 cubic ft. following fogger manufacturer’s directions for use.
TO DEODORIZE OR FRESHEN CARPET: Spray until slightly damp to eliminate (pet) odors. Product must come in contact with the cause of the odor to be effective. TO DEODORIZE HVAC System Ductwork: Spray product into system intake vents while system fan is running. Allow enough spray time for product to contact air duct system surfaces, Repeat application as necessary. ALLERGEN REMOVAL: To reduce specified allergens: Spray, wait 1 minute, and wipe excess. Allow to air dry. FUNGICIDE: To Kill Fungus on hard, non-porous surfaces: Remove visible surface dirt by cleaning. Apply VITAL OXIDE to the surface until thoroughly wet for 10 minutes. Re-apply when cleaning or when new growth appears. For effective control of the fungus Trichophyton interidigitale, the surface must be completely wet with product for 10 minutes. MILDEWSTAT: For Mold or Mildew on Floors, Walls, Ceilings & Fabric: Remove as much surface dirt, mold, or mildew as possible by cleaning. Then spray on VITAL OXIDE from a distance of 12 inches until visibly wet and let air dry, the surface must be completely wet with product for 10 minutes.
TO SANITIZE FOOD CONTACT SURFACES: Staphylococcus aureus (ATCC 6538) and Escherichia coli (ATCC 11229) 99.999% sanitization of food contactsurfaces. Mix 1 part product to 9 parts tap water. For all food contact surfaces, including glassware, utensils, cookware, and dishware: Scrape and pre-wash, then wash with a good detergent. Rinse with potable water, then sanitize by immersion in product for 1 minute (or longer if specified by government sanitary code). Place on a rack or drain board to air dry. Do not rinse or wipe. Food Contact Immobile Surfaces: (food processing equipment, counter tops, tables, appliances) Remove all gross food particles and soil by cleaning and rinse with potable water. Apply VITAL OXIDE by wetting thoroughly and let stand for 1 minute (or longer if specified by government sanitary code). Let surfaces drain and air dry. Do not rinse or wipe.
TO SANITIZE CARPET: For synthetic carpet fibers such as nylon, olefin, or polypropylene – [not intended for use on wool carpets]. Test for color fastness in an inconspicuous area. Carpet should be clean or free of excessive soil before applying. Mix 1 part VITAL OXIDE to 5 parts water. Or use full strength. Apply at a rate of 2.5 oz per sq. ft. product must come into contact with contaminate to work. Allow to dwell for 60 minutes. Do not rinse, use an extraction wand and dry stroke carpet to remove excess moisture. Carpet can air dry or fans may be used if carpet needs to dry faster. To spot clean & sanitize: Spray a light even coating on soiled area until wet. Allow to remain wet for 60 minutes. Gently blot area with a clean, damp, color-safe cloth. Repeat as needed for stubborn stains. Let air dry.
TO SANITIZE CARPET USING A DEVICE: See Manufacturer’s Instructions for Use. To Sanitize Soft Surfaces by Spot Treatment: Hold bottle upright 6″ – 8″ from surface. Spray until fabric is wet. DO NOT SATURATE. Let stand for 5 minutes. Allow to air dry. For difficult odors or heavy fabrics, repeat application. Visible soil must be removed prior to sanitizing.
TO USE AS A PRECLEANER OR POSTCLEANER: Spray a light even coating over soiled area (until wet). Allow to remain wet for 60 minutes. Deep clean following your machine’s guide.
TO SANITIZE NON-FOOD CONTACT HARD NON-POROUS SURFACES: Staphylococcus aureus (ATCC 6538) and Enterobacter aerogenes (ATCC 13048) Mix 1 part VITAL OXIDE with 9 parts water. Apply VITAL OXIDE as a one step cleaner sanitizer (5% organic soil load) by wetting thoroughly and let stand 5 minutes., wipe and allow to air dry. No rinse required.
HOSPITALS/HEALTHCARE FACILITIES: VITAL OXIDE cleans, disinfects and deodorizes hard, nonporous hospital and medical surfaces in one step with no rinsing required. VITAL OXIDE is a one step germicidal disinfectant cleaner and deodorant designed for general cleaning, and disinfecting of hard, nonporous inanimate surfaces, when use-directions for disinfection are followed. Removes dirt, grime, fungus, mold, food residue, blood and other organic matter commonly found in hospitals and in health care facilities. It also eliminates odors leaving restroom surfaces smelling clean and fresh. Use where odors are a problem.This product may be used to pre-clean or decontaminate critical or semi-critical medical devices prior to sterilization of high level disinfection. **This product is not to be used as a terminal sterilant/high level disinfectant on any surface of instrument that (1) is introduced directly into the human body, either into or in contact with the bloodstream or normally sterile areas of the body, or (2) contact intact mucous membranes but which does not ordinarily penetrate the blood barrier or otherwise enter normally sterile areas of the body.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR CLEANING AND DECONTAMINATIONS AGAINST HIV-1, HBV, and HCV ON SURFACES/OBJECTS SOILED WITH BLOOD/BODY FLUIDS KILLS HIV-1, HBV, AND HCV ON PRE-CLEANED ENVIRONMENTAL SURFACES/OBJECTS PREVIOUSLY SOILED WITH BLOOD/BODY FLUIDS in health care settings or other settings in which there is expected likelihood of soiling of inanimate surfaces/objects with blood or body fluids and surfaces/ objects likely to be soiled with blood or body fluids can be associated with the potential for transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) (associated with AIDS), and Human Hepatitis A, B and C Virus. When handling items soiled with blood or body fluids use disposable latex gloves, gowns, masks, and eye coverings.
CLEANING PROCEDURES: Blood and other body fluids must be thoroughly cleaned from surfaces and objects before application of this product. DISPOSAL OF INFECTIOUS MATERIALS: Blood and other body fluids should be autoclaved and disposed of according to Federal, State, and local regulations for infectious waste disposal. CONTACT TIME: Allow surfaces to remain wet for 5 minutes for virus inactivation. STORAGE AND DISPOSAL: Store in original closed container in a cool, dry, place away from heat and open flame. Do not allow product to become overheated in storage. Avoid prolonged storage temperature above 40oC, 90oF. This may cause increased degradation of the product, which will decrease product effectiveness. Refill only with this product. Do not reuse or refill this container unless the directions for use allow a different (concentrated) product to be diluted in the container. Container
Disposal: Rinse and offer empty container for recycling. If recycling is not available, discard container
in trash. Wastes resulting from the use of this product may be disposed of on site or at an approved
waste disposal facility. Discard excess or used product solution in drain with running water.
FIRST AID. IF IN EYES: Hold eye open and rinse slowly with water 15-20 mins. Remove contact
lenses after first 5 mins. and continue rinsing. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment
advice. Have product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or
going for treatment.
Alkyl (60% C14, 30% C16, 5% C12, 5% C18)
dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride…………………………………………………………..0.125%
Alkyl (68% C12, 32% C14) dimethyl
ethylbenzyl ammonium chloride…………………………………………………………………0.125%