Cleaning and Sanitization

A clean, sanitary environment is essential to the proper functioning of any business – but keeping the environment permanently hygienic and clean is a major challenge for large-scale industries and institutions with thousands of materials, surfaces and moving parts that come into contact with surfaces.

Consumer and Home Care

House cleaning

The importance of using environmentally friendly chemicals in private households has steadily increased in recent years, as has the use of hydrogen peroxide as a green chemical for cleaning and disinfection. As a leading supplier of cleaning chemistries, Evonik offers the entire range of hydrogen peroxide formulations used in liquid detergents, auxiliary bleach, hard surface disinfectants, dishwashing applications and persalt products for bleaching requirements (sodium percarbonate and sodium perborate).

Based on its decades of experience and expertise in applied technology and production, Evonik offers tailor-made solutions with various additives, high pH-value (alkaline milieu) and required stability and properties to the challenging market - besides commonly used concentrations.

The ability of Evonik’s products to function effectively across a variety of environments improves efficiency and energy savings, while meeting bleaching and disinfection needs of consumer cleaning and sanitization operations.

Industrial and Institutional

Cooking

As a leading supplier of industrial cleaning chemistries, Evonik’s rosters of hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid-based anti-microbial products are formulated to address the myriad disinfection and sanitization needs of institutional and industrial environments. From school bathrooms to restaurant dining rooms, our offerings encompass the disinfection chemistries, application techniques and scientific expertise to keep things clean from top to toe.

Laundry

Industrial laundry operations handle hundreds of pounds of laundry, requiring cleaning agents that are able to deliver results in even the most challenging situations. PeroxyChem’s peracetic acid formulations are a vital component of commercial laundry cleaning. Their ability to function effectively across a variety of environments improves efficiency and energy savings, while meeting disinfection and sanitization needs of consumer cleaning and sanitization operations.

Medical field

Hospital floor

Hospitals and other medical facilities are centered on protecting the health and safety of humans. And it’s only logical to us that the charge applies to everything, from expertise of the doctors and nurses on staff all the way down to the surfaces that hold their life-saving instruments.

Our peracetic-acid based biocides are safe, easy to use and effective across a broad range of surfaces and materials, and we continue to develop next generation products to meet the cleaning and sanitization needs of the medical field. We’re here to make sure that your medical equipment has a clean bill of health.

Products

Various peracetic acid grades and several tailor-made recipes are available at Evonik under the
tradename PERACLEAN®. Concentrations up to 15 percent are used as sanitizers,
disinfectants and sterilants in the food and beverage industry, for water treatment, in laundries
and for medical applications.

VigorOx® liquid sanitizer and disinfectant is a peracetic acid-based, chlorine-free EPA approved biocide that has applications in no-rinse hard surface disinfection in the food and beverage, pulp and paper, aseptic packaging and healthcare industries.

VigorOx® SP-15 antimicrobial agent is a formulated peracetic acid-based solution that can be used for disinfection and sanitization in commercial, institutional and industrial operations and in the disinfection of hard surfaces in general commercial environments. It is also used for biofouling and slime control in pulp and paper mill systems, recirculating process and cooling water systems, coating preservation and dispersed pigment preservation.

VigorOx® SP-15 antimicrobial agent is an easy-to-use chemistry that is EPA approved.

  • VigorOx® SP-15 antimicrobial agent
    VigorOx® SP-15 antimicrobial agent is used for biofouling and slime control and in the disinfection of hard surfaces in general commercial environments.
  • VigorOx® 15/10 antimicrobial agent
    VigorOx® 15/10 antimicrobial agent is used for disinfection and sanitization in commercial, institutional and industrial operations.

Oxypure® BIO is a highly efficient, peracetic acid-based biocide used for disinfection in the food industry, animal houses, water installations and institutional and industrial cleaning. The product is effective at treating a broad range of microorganisms at a wide range of temperatures across a variety of industries.

OxyPure® BIO has proven a highly efficient biocide for use in the food industry, where it can be applied for aerial disinfection and non porous surfaces, equipment, piping systems and CIP systems. It is an effective biocide for use in animal houses, equipment in contact with livestock, incubation rooms, handling and transportation equipment. The product is applied as a biocide treatment in water installations, which are frequently contaminated with legionella pneumophila, including water distribution installations, cooling water, cooling towers and air conditioning systems. For environmental use, OxyPure® BIO can be applied as spray, nebulization, immersion or brushing to surfaces in general, walls and floors in public spaces, institutional or industrial.

  • OxyPure® BIO-5% and OxyPure® BIO-15%
    OxyPure® BIO is used to disinfect surfaces that will be in contact with food such as fruit juice, beer or wine, as well as for disinfection of surfaces and tools used in the meat and fish industries.
  • OxyPure® BIO-5-V and OxyPure® BIO-15-V
    Oxypure® BIO V is a highly-effective, fast-acting biocide for use in animal houses, equipment in contact with livestock, incubation rooms, as well as handling and transportation equipment. It can be used in animal houses with cattle, poultry, goats, pigs, etc.
  • OxyPure® BIO-5 CT-L and OxyPure® BIO-15 CT-L
    Oxypure® BIO CT-L is a biocide for treatment of legionella pneumophila for the maintenance of cooling water related equipment. The product is applied in water installations that are frequently contaminated with legionella pneumophila, like water distribution installations, cooling water, cooling towers and air conditioning systems.