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VESISMIN HEALTH TEAMS WITH HONEYWELL FOR NONFLAMMABLE DISINFECTANT TO TREAT CORONAVIRUS AFFECTED SURFACES1
Innovative disinfecting aerosol incorporates Honeywell’s Solstice Propellant ultra-low-global-warming-potential technology to sanitize closed spaces
BRUSSELS, Belgium, —Honeywell today announced a collaboration with Vesismin Health for a simple-to-use, non-flammable and environmentally preferable solution to treat areas affected by coronaviruses and other infectious microorganisms.
Vesismin, which specializes in infection prevention and hospital disinfection, has incorporated Honeywell’s proprietary hydrofluoroolefin (HFO) ultra-low global-warming-potential technology into its NDP Air Total + Green CE broad-spectrum disinfectant aerosol.
The solution uses Honeywell’s nonflammable Solstice Propellant (HFO-1234ze) to disperse broad-spectrum disinfectant against bacteria, fungi and viruses quickly and efficiently with a one-shot aerosol fogger. The nontoxic disinfectant is dispersed in hospitals and other enclosed areas, such as vehicles, offices, labs, waiting rooms, changing rooms, studios and fitness centers with minimal impact to the environment.
“Our customers favor the environmentally preferable, nonflammable disinfectant product to protect their spaces versus a traditional flammable disinfectant,” said Victor Valles, CEO of Vesismin Health. “Our NDP Air Total + Green with the nonflammability of Solstice Propellant makes our disinfectant safer and easy to use and can accurately treat areas that are difficult to reach, eliminating 99.99% of tested bacteria, fungi and viruses.”
The NDP Air Total + Green CE is compatible with all types of materials and electronic components and the one-shot function allows the user to spray and leave the area after activating the disinfectant.
“Our Solstice Propellant is used in various applications as companies look to address the need for a non-flammable solution, while helping them reach their environmental goals and complying with F-gas regulations, without compromising product performance,” said Laura Reinhard, vice president and general manager, Honeywell Foam & Industrial Products. “We are proud to partner with Vesismin to deliver a safe and simple solution that is also good for the environment.”
The NDP Air Total + Green CE disinfects against the following infectious microorganisms:
Viruses, including H1N1, influenza surrogated virus for lipophilic viruses (Ebola, Coronavirus, Flu, Hepatitis, HIV).
Honeywell Solstice Propellant is widely used in a variety of aerosol applications, including personal care products, pressure dusters, lubricants and cleaners, party strings, insecticides and freezer sprays. Honeywell’s family of Solstice-branded products also includes stationary, commercial refrigeration and mobile refrigerants; liquid and gaseous blowing agents; and solvents—all based on Honeywell’s HFO technology that helps customers lower their carbon footprint without sacrificing end-product performance.
For more than three decades, Honeywell’s solutions and services have helped the world’s leading drug manufacturers and biomedical firms enhance operations and build more effective, profitable businesses and improve patients’ lives. Honeywell’s cutting-edge technologies, specialty chemicals and advanced materials help create the future of medicine and medical devices, improve information transparency and tracking to support timely, accurate and safe healthcare delivery, and streamline manufacturing and distribution of medical products to patients.
Based in Barcelona, Spain, Vesismin Health (www.vesismin.com) is a global producer of innovative disinfection products, with special focus and specialization in infection control within the healthcare field.
Vesismin Health always seeks to combine innovation, quality and safety.
About Honeywell Performance Materials and Technologies (PMT)
PMT develops process technologies, automation solutions, advanced materials and industrial software that are transforming industries around the world. PMT’s Advanced Materials businesses manufacture a wide variety of high-performance products including environmentally preferable materials used for the production of refrigerants, blowing agents, aerosols and solvents, pharmaceutical packaging, fine chemicals, additives and high strength-fiber for military, law enforcement and industrial use. Technologies developed by Honeywell UOP (www.uop.com), a leading provider in the oil and gas sector, form the foundation for most of the world’s refiners, efficiently producing gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, petrochemicals and renewable fuels. Honeywell Process Solutions (www.honeywellprocess.com) is a pioneering provider of automation control, safety systems, field instrumentation, fuel delivery and burners, connected plant offerings, cybersecurity, tissue and packaging materials control systems, connected utility and metering solutions, and services for a wide range of industries.
Honeywell (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 technology company that delivers industry specific solutions that include aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings and industry; and performance materials globally. Our technologies help everything from aircraft, buildings, manufacturing plants, supply chains, and workers become more connected to make our world smarter, safer, and more sustainable. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywell.com/newsroom.
Testing on the SARS-CoV coronavirus was performed before SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19; accordingly, the disinfectant has not been explicitly been tested on the coronavirus linked to COVID-19.”