CaviWipes™ Added to EPA List N- Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)

To: Valued customers

This memo is to inform you that CaviWipes has been added to the EPA’s List N1 as of the date of this memo. The CDC’s Interim Infection Prevention and Control recommendation refers to the EPA’s List N that lists EPA-registered disinfectants products for use against SARS-CoV-22. To kill SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) with CaviWipes, please follow the label disinfection instructions for Mycobacterium bovis (TB)3,4.

Refer to any updates on the EPA’s List N here:
www.epa.gov/pesticide-registration/list-n-disinfectants-use-against-sars-cov-2
The following Metrex products have been included onto the EPA’s List N: 1

The table below gives an overview of the information discussed above:

 

List N/

Contact Time

CaviWipes

YES / 3 minutes

CaviCide

YES / 2 minutes

CaviWipes1

YES / 3 minute

CaviCide1

YES / 3 minute

CaviWipes Bleach

YES / 3 minutes

CaviCide Bleach

YES / 3 minutes

 

REFERENCES:

  1. List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2. https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-registration/list-n-disinfectants-use-against-sars-cov-2-covid-19 Accessed 7.27.2020
  2. Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) or Persons Under Investigation for COVID-19 in Healthcare Settings. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/infection-control-KT-20-0633-recommendations.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Finfection-control%2Fcontrol-recommendations.html Accessed 7.27.2020.
  3. EPA SARS-CoV-2 FAQ. https://www.epa.gov/coronavirus/how-does-epa-know-products-list-n-work-sars-cov-2 Accessed 7.27.2020
  4. CaviWipes Master Label from retrieved from EPA’s Pesticide Product and Label System. https://iaspub.epa.gov/apex/pesticides/f?p=PPLS:8:::NO::P8_PUID,P8_RINUM:37824,46781-8. Accessed 7.27.2020.
  5. CaviCide Master Label from retrieved from EPA’s Pesticide Product and Label System. https://iaspub.epa.gov/apex/pesticides/f?p=PPLS:8:::NO::P8_PUID,P8_RINUM:27348,46781-6. Accessed 7.27.2020.
  6. CaviWipes1 Master Label from retrieved from EPA’s Pesticide Product and Label System. https://iaspub.epa.gov/apex/pesticides/f?p=PPLS:8:::NO::P8_PUID,P8_RINUM:504032,46781-13. Accessed 7.27.2020.
  7. CaviCide1 Master Label from retrieved from EPA’s Pesticide Product and Label System. https://iaspub.epa.gov/apex/pesticides/f?p=PPLS:8:::NO::P8_PUID,P8_RINUM:503807,46781-12. Accessed 7.27.2020.
  8. CaviWipes Bleach Master Label from retrieved from EPA’s Pesticide Product and Label System. https://iaspub.epa.gov/apex/pesticides/f?p=PPLS:8:::NO::P8_PUID,P8_RINUM:521508,46781-14. Accessed 7.27.2020.
  9. CaviCide Bleach Master Label from retrieved from EPA’s Pesticide Product and Label System. https://iaspub.epa.gov/apex/pesticides/f?p=PPLS:8:::NO::P8_PUID,P8_RINUM:522158,46781-15. Accessed 7.27.2020.