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NEW COVID-19 Kill Claims and Other Reduced Contact Times for GE Fight Bac™ Wipes and RTU

Jul 21, 2022
GE Fight Bac Wipes, big bucket and small bucket, and GE Fight Bac RTU

GE Fight Bac Wipes and GE Fight Bac RTU are long-trusted disinfectants for use against bacteria and viruses on multiple surface types in a variety of facilities and industries. As the world of cleaning and disinfecting continues to evolve for the health and safety of others, Betco® is pleased to announce the following updated claims for GE Fight Bac Wipes and RTU, granted by the EPA.

GE Fight Bac Wipes:

  • NEW: Proven to kill the COVID-19 virus in 30 seconds
  • Pseudomonas, Salmonella, and Staph have a 2-minute claim (reduced from 5 minutes)
  • Trichophyton (causes of Athlete’s Foot) has a 2-minute claim (reduced from 5 minutes)

GE Fight Bac RTU:

  • NEW: Proven to kill the COVID-19 virus in 1 minute
  • NEW: Proven to kill human coronavirus in 3 minutes
  • VRE, MRSA, e-Coli, and CRE have a 2-minute claim (reduced from 5 minutes)
  • HIV-1 (AIDS), Influenza A, and RSV have a 1-minute claim (reduced from 5 minutes)
  • Rotavirus and Norovirus have a 3-minute claim (reduced from 5 minutes)

GE Fight Bac Wipes and RTU kill 99.9% of bacteria and viruses. Both products contribute to green cleaning with critic acid as an active ingredient that is non-irritating and has no harsh fumes. Critic acid is one the safest, most versatile disinfecting active ingredients currently available, topping the list of both human and environmental health considerations.

Betco is in the process of updating the labels to feature these new and improved claims. GE Fight Bac Wipes and RTU continue to be a staple in routine disinfection and increase the cleaning standard. For more information or to speak with a Betco representative, click here.

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