July 29, 2020
We are writing to all of our customers and distributor partners to provide our latest update regarding disinfecting agents for emerging pathogens.
We are pleased to announce that our disinfectants KennelSol® and KennelSol® HC, are both listed on the EPA’s List N https://www.epa.gov/pesticide‐registration/list‐n‐disinfectants‐use‐against‐sars‐cov‐2‐covid‐19 as meeting the EPA’s criteria for use against SARS‐CoV‐2, the virus that causes COVID‐19.
Both of these products qualify for emerging pathogen claims per the EPA’s “Guidance to Registrants: Process for Making Claims Against Emerging Viral Pathogens not on EPA‐Registered Disinfectant Labels.” Our EPA Stamped Master Labels have been updated accordingly in July of 2020.
KennelSol® and KennelSol® HC both meet the criteria to make claims against certain emerging viral pathogens from the following viral categories:
|For an emerging viral pathogen that is a/an…
||…follow the directions for use for the following organisms on the label:
|Large, non‐enveloped virus
|Small, non‐enveloped virus
Accordingly, KennelSol® and KennelSol® HC have demonstrated effectiveness against viruses similar to SARS‐CoC‐2, the virus that causes COVID‐19, on hard, non‐porous surfaces. Therefore, KennelSol® and KennelSol® HC can be used against SARS‐CoV‐2 when used in accordance with the directions for use against Feline Picornavirus on hard, non‐porous surfaces. Refer to the CDC website at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019‐ncov/index.html for additional information.
Please reach out with any questions or concerns you may have.
Thanks so much!
Dr. Shawn E. Seitz
President / CEO