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Test Your Knowledge — True or False

Antimicrobial surfaces save money by eliminating the need to clean for up to 48 hours or more.

True

Sorry, this is false.

No disinfecting process eliminates the need to clean. Read more facts about antimicrobial surfaces.

False

You are correct.

No disinfecting process eliminates the need to clean. Read more facts about antimicrobial surfaces.

Foggers have been approved for use with any EPA-registered disinfectant.

True

Sorry, this is false.

Disinfectants must specifically list foggers/ misters on the label for use with this equipment. Read more facts regarding the use and misuse of fogging.

False

You are correct.

Disinfectants must specifically list foggers/misters on the label for use with this equipment. Read more facts regarding the use and misuse of fogging.

Outdoor areas such as playgrounds should never be disinfected.

True

You are correct.

The CDC does not recommend disinfecting outdoor surfaces. Read more on proper disinfecting.

False

Sorry, this is true.

The CDC does not recommend disinfecting outdoor surfaces. Read more on proper disinfecting.

UV light is safe and effective in all instances.

True

Sorry, this is false.

UV light products are currently not regulated, so it is difficult to determine which are effective and which are not. UV light can also be dangerous to eyes and skin. Read more facts on UV light disinfection.

 

False

You are correct.

UV light products are currently not regulated, so it is difficult to determine which are effective and which are not. UV light can also be dangerous to eyes and skin. Read more facts on UV light disinfection.

To kill SARS-CoV-2, you can use a sanitizer approved by the EPA.

True

Sorry, this is false.

The only way to kill the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19 is to use a disinfectant approved by the EPA to be effective against the virus. Read more on the difference between sanitizing and disinfecting.

False

You are correct.

The only way to kill the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19 is to use a disinfectant approved by the EPA to be effective against the virus. Read more on the difference between sanitizing and disinfecting.

No matter your score, be sure to check out our blog to keep up with the latest infection-prevention strategies and emerging technologies.

The Facility Services Provider Backed by Science.

These are exciting times when it comes to innovative technologies in the custodial services industry. But with so much misinformation out there, how can you tell fact from fiction, especially when you have a business to run?

Serving Up the Facts

At Servicon we back our claims with science. Thanks to our partnership with The Infection Prevention Strategy (TIPS), we have access to a network of leading epidemiologists and other top scientists in infection prevention. Our services, equipment, processes, and procedures are based on scientific research. This gives us the answers you need.

The Servicon Advantage

As your facility services provider, Servicon offers:

Disinfecting and cleaning protocols based on research, data, and real-world testing through TIPS

Confidence that your facility is clean, safe, and healthy

A dedicated Servicon manager to keep you up-to-date on the latest technologies and methodologies

Assurance of building safety and compliance

Scientifically validated data to support your custodial choices

Benefit to You

We stay ahead of the innovation curve, so you can stay ahead of your competition.

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