Q: Do surfaces need to be cleaned prior to Surface Defense treatment?
A: For Surface Defense to work effectively, all surfaces should be relatively clean through normal, routine cleaning practices.
Q: How long does it take to complete a Surface Defense application?
A: Surface Defense is rapidly applied using a specialized industrial grade electrostatic sprayer – so the process is quite fast and most areas can be treated within a few hours. Once applied, the antimicrobial coating air-dries within an hour and the treated areas can then be reoccupied.
Q: Can a surface treated with Surface Defense be cleaned afterward?
A: Yes, however it may not be necessary to use as much cleaning product following treatment.
Q: Will Surface Defense wash off or deteriorate?
A: No, Surface Defense will not wash off the treated surface. It can withstand temperatures up to 257º F and resist all organic solvents, strong acids and bases. It will begin to lose its maximum potency within 12 months, however, and should be re-applied during months 10 – 12 to assure ongoing protection.
Q: What if I can’t afford to treat the entire building with Surface Defense at this time?
A: No problem. At BioSweep of OC we are experts at disinfecting large areas that employees and customers typically come in contact with, and can apply it to the highest priority areas of your choosing, such as restrooms, waiting rooms, exam rooms, cafeterias, etc. Call us today for a free estimate and we can see what works in your budget.
Q: Is Surface Defense effective against MRSA?
A: Yes. The Surface Defense antimicrobial solution has been clinically shown to eradicate MRSA and make the applied surface resistant to it 24/7 for up to 365 days.
Q: Is Surface Defense safe?
A: Yes, Surface Defense is EPA registered and meets all Department of Defense and US Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) standards. It is even approved for use in food preparation areas.