Biosecurity

biosecurity

Biosecurity – related equipment

Due to to the coronavirus  outbreak, now a pandemic, there is increasing emphasis on the following for personal and business health and biosecurity.

See also the ULV foggers and thermal fogging equipment that we supply. These are placed under agriculture as they are used in medical and pest control applications.

Virkon

Virkon and Halamid serve quote similar but also different functions based on their MSDS safety precautions.

For Virkon S usage:

Avoid breathing dust/ fume/ gas/ mist/ vapours/ spray. Wash skin thoroughly after handling.Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.Avoid release to the environment.Wear protective gloves. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/ physician.Specific treatment (see supplemental first aid instructions on this label). If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/ attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.

Usage guide

Virkon-S-UsageGuide.pdf

Halamid

Usage guide

See http://halamid.com/applications/healthcare-industry/

Halamid (Chloramine T) in Health Centers and public areas

TB-Health-Centers-2015.pdf

Use in animal husbandry

TB-Poultry-2015.pdf

MSDS

Hazard Statements H302 – Harmful if swallowed H314 – Causes severe skin burns and eye damage H334 – May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaledSignal WordDANGERFor the full text of the R-phrases mentioned in this Section, see Section 16.Precautionary statements P260 – Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray P280 – Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protectionP301 + P330 + P331 – IF SWALLOWED: rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting P303 + P361 + P353 – IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/showerP304 + P340 – IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathingP305 + P351 + P338 – IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy todo. Continue rinsing. Reference: https://www.lagaay.com/Catalogus/Product%20information/201570/Halamid%20MSDS%20ENG.pdf

Individual protection measures, such as personal protective equipment Eye Protection Tightly fitting safety goggles. Hand Protection Protective gloves: Nitrile rubber, Butyl rubber, PVC, Viton®, Neoprene. Break throughtime: 4-8 hours. Skin and Body Protection Long sleeved clothing. Respiratory Protection Respirator must be worn if exposed to dust. Recommended Filter TypeP2Hygiene Measures Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before re-use. Environmental exposure controls The product should not be allowed to enter drains, water courses or the soil.

See the Halamid solution stability data at https://halamid.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/TB_Stability.pdf

General guidelines

FAO-Poultry-Farm.pdf

Accessories and equipment