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Owings Mills, MD, United States, 2008/10/29 - Sterilex Corporation names Ivesco, LLC exclusive distributor of Ultra-Kleen Waterline Treatment into poultry and swine grow-out.
Sterilex today announces that Ivesco, LLC has been named the exclusive distributor of Sterilex Ultra-Kleen™ Waterline Cleaner into poultry grow-out and swine live-side operations.
Sterilex Ultra-Kleen™ Waterline Cleaner is based on patented PerQuat™ technology and is currently the only product in the world EPA registered to remove biofilms and kill pathogens in water systems. PerQuat™ technology, unique in its ability to kill resistant microorganisms living in a biofilm environment, is currently marketed as a broad spectrum disinfectant into a variety of markets including food and beverage cleaning and sanitation, industrial water treatment, dental unit waterline disinfection, and mold and mildew remediation.
“We are excited to partner with the premier supplier of animal health technologies to introduce Sterilex’s PerQuat™ technology to a new market,” said Alex Josowitz, Sterilex Director of New Business Development. “The sophisticated and effective chemistry behind the Ultra-Kleen product has demonstrated proven biofilm removal capability in medical and dental applications for many years. IVESCO is very pleased to now provide the conduit for Ultra-Kleen into the food animal health sector,” said Dr. K. Scott McKenzie, IVESCO Director of R&D/Technology Development and Manager of IVESCO Technical Services. “Having the only EPA registered biofilm removal chemical in our arsenal of water management tools will be critical to our customers’ drinking water and water line disinfection program success,” said Jesse McCoy, Manager of Water Quality, IVESCO Technical Service.
The addition of Sterilex Ultra-Kleen Waterline Cleaner has been demonstrated to lead to significant competitive advantages and operating efficiencies for customers in the poultry and swine industry as evidenced by greater feed conversion, reduction in animal disease, prevention of microbial spikes, reduction of animal losses, and greater life of equipment.
About Sterilex Corporation
Sterilex Corporation (sterilex.com) is a leader in developing patented antimicrobial, anti-biofilm, and specialty cleaning products to address the decontamination of pathogens, spoilage organisms, resistant biofilms, pesticides/chemicals, and organic residues in diverse industries. The Sterilex product line includes EPA-registered antimicrobial products for biofilm and pathogen control, as well as specialty cleaning and decontaminating agents. Sterilex sells disinfectants, anti-biofilm biocides, cleaning, and decontaminating products to the health care, dental care, water care, industrial, food and beverage processing, and environmental remediation industries.