Pioneer Eclipse Disinfectants and the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)

From the CDC:

Situation Summary:

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) is a new virus that causes respiratory illness in people and can spread from person-to-person. This virus was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.

There is currently no vaccine to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection. The best way to prevent infection is to avoid being exposed to this virus.

Pioneer Eclipse Disinfectants with The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) claims:

 MeridiClean All Purpose Cleaner and Disinfectant

Pioneer Eclipse’s MeridiClean All Purpose Cleaner and Disinfectant has demonstrated effectiveness against viruses similar to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) on hard, non-porous surfaces. Therefore, MeridiClean can be used against 2019-nCoV when used in accordance with the directions for use against Norovirus on hard, non-porous surfaces. Refer to the CDC website for additional information.

 

These Pioneer Eclipse Disinfectants have demonstrated effectiveness against another human coronavirus similar to SARS-CoV-2. Therefore the disinfectants meet the EPA’s criteria for use against SARS-CoV-2, the cause of COVID-19. The listed disinfectants can be used against SARS-CoV-2 when used in accordance with the directions for use against Coronavirus on hard, non-porous surfaces. Refer to the CDC website for additional information.

Refer to the EPA website  for additional information.

Use the links below for information on the disinfectants, hand soaps and alcohol-based hand sanitizer offered by Pioneer Eclipse:

Additional Information:

For more information on EPA disinfectant claims against emerging pathogens

 

Recommended Preventative Actions:

The CDC always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses, including:

  • 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 sanitizer.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

These are everyday habits that can help prevent the spread of several viruses. CDC does have specific guidance for travelers.

Refer to the CDC website for additional information.

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