Coronavirus Disease 2019

The CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in China and which has now been detected in almost 90 locations internationally, including in the United States. The virus has been named “SARS-CoV-2” and the disease it causes has been named “coronavirus disease 2019” (abbreviated “COVID-19”).

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Seven Products Proven to Kill SARS-CoV-2

Data from testing on SARS-CoV-2 in EPA-approved labs definitively confirms that these products kill the virus that causes COVID-19.

Get Your Coronavirus Action Plan

The rapid spread of SARS-CoV-2, otherwise known as the 2019 novel coronavirus, and the illness it causes, called COVID-19, has sparked alarm worldwide. As many countries, including the US, grapple with a rise in confirmed cases, we here at Betco® have been working tirelessly and leveraging every available resource to help clean teams reduce risk and minimize the transmission of disease.

Tools in the Betco arsenal include:

  • Betco has multiple disinfectants approved by the EPA for disinfection against SARS-CoV-2 
  • Hand hygiene solutions, including alcohol-based hand sanitizers and skin cleansers, produced in our FDA-registered facility
  • Industry-leading online training that features certification in topics such as disinfection basics to enhance results and safety
  • Task cards, which allow users to create step-by-step visual aids for cleaning procedures, and guides for using specific chemical products
  • Critical information on significant measures Building Service Contractors and facility occupants can and should take to control the spread

A critical point has been reached in our collective efforts to contain SARS-CoV-2, and we’re here to help you create a Comprehensive Coronavirus Action Plan.

Submit your information today and a Betco rep will contact you to help you maximize your responsiveness to the outbreak.

Get the Right Products

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has provided List N, which identifies recommended and approved disinfectants for use against SARS-CoV-2, through the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention. EPA registration numbers for the following Betco® products appear on the list.

To match your operational needs, the list includes ready-to-use (RTU) products in both trigger and aerosol options as well as a number of dilutable concentrates:

Step 2 List of Disinfectant Products


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Though Betco has an array of disinfectants and hand hygiene products to minimize your risk, we have created a streamlined offering with just 2 products to help reduce the spread of disease.

The EPA has announced the emerging pathogen policy is now in effect, which means that if a disinfectant has a kill claim against a similar virus, it is suitable for disinfection against the emerging pathogen.

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Advanced Alcohol Foaming Sanitizer

This product is a certified USDA Bio-Based product. Thick rich foam leaves your hands refreshed and moisturized. Highly effective, kills 99.999% of common germs. Use as needed between hand washings to help reduce germ transmission. Evaporates quickly, with no sticky residue.

  • 70% ethyl alcohol-based foaming hand sanitizer
  • Formulated with emollients to moisturize the skin, will not cause dryness or irritation
  • Meets FDA and CDC guidelines for hand sanitizing
  • Sealed packaging product evacuation keeps sanitizer free of contaminants

Fight Bac™ RTU Disinfectant

This quaternary based, anti-bacterial cleaner is an ideal disinfectant spray for use in hospitals, nursing homes, schools and hotels. Provides excellent performance in cutting grease, heavy soil and filth with quick drying times. Efficacious against TB, Staph aureus, Salmonella, Pseudomonas and E-coli. Also virucidal when used on pre-cleaned environmental surfaces against HIV-1 (AIDS virus) and Canine Parvovirus protects and extends low-maintenance wear layer for longer life and has best-in-class adhesion.

  • Broad spectrum disinfectant - kills Human Coronavirus, TB, HBV, HAV, HCV, staph, salmonella, and pseudomonas.
  • Meets requirements of OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Standard.
  • Quat-based formula for use on a variety of hard, nonporous environmental surfaces.
  • Quickly cuts grease, cleans, disinfects and deodorizes hard surfaces.