Germ Busters is a locally owned and operated company that provides state of the art germicidal and antimicrobial products and product application services in Arkansas and Missouri.
When it comes to controlling "pests" - both the kind you see and NOW the kind you can't, years of experience and research promise you are placing your trust in good hands. The founder of High Tech Pest Control Service brings you Germ Busters.
We truly are "the best in the business"
Our job is only as good as our team members and the materials we use. This is why we always use the best training for our team members and the best technology in the field. Not only is this safer than chemicals, but it’s more effective in controlling germs, bacteria, allergens and other microbes. After over four decades in the business, we understand that constantly learning and retraining ourselves is how we can best serve you. We assure all your questions will be answered and that you feel comfortable with every step of the process.
We believe in personal attention, we’re not a “one-size-fits-all” kind of company, each job we do is unique and customized to your needs. For a free estimate, speak to one of our friendly team members today.
GermTechPro spent years finding better and safer ways to control allergens, destroy germs and bacteria and win the battle against the spread of viruses, infections, and illness with new advancements in technology, research of chemical alternatives, and the most effective application methods. Our mission is to serve you in the best way possible; taking care of you, your family, your business and customers, your patients, your residents - every human in every setting.
We believe in old school work ethics combined with new, modern technology; taking that extra step to be thorough in what we do. Human viruses can grow immune to certain chemicals, this is why we have taken the time in our research to ensure you are protected.
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A Deep Clean That Keeps Cleaning, For A Healthier Indoor Environment
THE FIRST, AND MOST IMPORTANT, STEP IN IMPROVING THE HEALTH OF YOUR INDOOR ENVIRONMENT AND THE PEOPLE IN IT.
Clean surfaces and fabrics with an EPA-REGISTERED, hospital grade disinfectant that kills over 99.9% of germs, leaving rooms sanitized and smelling remarkably fresh.
■ A US EPA registered, hospital grade disinfectant
■ Kills over 99.9% of bacteria
■ Kills E. Coli, Salmonella, and Listeria in less than 60 seconds
■ NSF Certified (No Rinse Required)
■ Much safer than bleach
Q: Is chlorine dioxide (ClO2) some kind of bleach?
A: No. While chlorine dioxide has chlorine in its name, its chemistry is very different from the corrosive chemistry of chlorine bleach. The primary differences are that chlorine dioxide is less caustic, safer and gentler than bleach and many other antiseptics and antimicrobials, plus it remains effective under organic load.
Q: What does it mean that a disinfectant product is "green"?
A: USEPA is currently reviewing the way third parties will be able to carry "green" claims on all disinfectant labels. EPA policy at this point does not allow "green" claims to be placed directly on any disinfectant product's label. While Vital Oxide is mild on skin, hard surfaces, and fabric, and will certainly qualify for "green status" when the designation is allowed, we cannot advertise this claim until it is permitted by the EPA. Vital Oxide is also a powerful disinfectant able to kill some of the toughest and most resistant forms of bacteria and mold. The chemical composition of Vital Oxide is such that it has a minimal impact on the environment and contains no ozone harming volatile compounds(VOC). Further, chlorine bleach produces harmful by-products to the environment including trihalomethanes (THM) and halo acetic acids (HAAS). Vital Oxide breaks down to a simple salt, and produces no harmful by-products.
Q: I see that Vital Oxide is used in schools and hospitals, but can I use Vital Oxide at home?
A: Yes. Vital Oxide is an excellent disinfectant to use around the house. Some of the best places to use Vital Oxide at home are in musty basements, in bathrooms where mildew has accumulated (or on surfaces to protect against mold and mildew), and in the kitchen to keep food surfaces clean. Vital Oxide has also been tested on carpets and can be used around the house to sanitize carpets.
Q: What are the advantages of using sprayers and foggers to disperse Vital Oxide?
A: The quickest way to disinfect a hospital room, entire basement, or school gym is by using a fogger or electrostatic sprayer that can create a fine mist to treat objects, walls, floors, and ceilings in a matter of just a few minutes. Electrostatic sprayers and foggers can dramatically cut the time to disinfect large areas. Vital Oxide is one of the few disinfectants that can be dispersed in this manner because it is non-corrosive to treated surfaces and objects.
Q: With so many disinfectants and mold removers on the market, why should I choose Vital Oxide?
A: The easiest way to answer this question is simply, "not all disinfectants are created equal". When evaluating and comparing disinfectant products, take a close look at their core ingredients. Vital Oxide uses a unique chemical compound called chlorine dioxide. While other competitors and manufacturers have attempted to copy and produce a form of stabilized chlorine dioxide similar to Vital Oxide, our revolutionary formula is simply unequaled. Chlorine dioxide has been used during Anthrax attacks, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, to purify drinking water, and most recently to kill MRSA in schools and hospitals. Also consider carefully what kind of chemicals you want around your children, employees, patients, students, and close family members. Most disinfectants and mold removers on the market are extremely toxic, but Vital Oxide gives you peace of mind that you are using an effective product that does not come with alarming safety warnings and precautions.
Q. What is the difference between a cleaner and a disinfectant?
A. Cleaners are not registered with the EPA and cannot make public health claims on their label such as killing germs or having any anti-microbial action.
Q. What is a Hospital Disinfectant?
A. As part of the Environmental Protection Agency registration process, disinfectant products are put through rigorous testing to prove their efficacy and measure toxicity. The EPA registers three types of disinfectants: Limited, General, and Hospital. All three disinfectants destroy or irreversibly inactivate certain microorganisms on hard, inanimate surfaces, and objects.
You can determine a “limited,” “general,” or “hospital” disinfectant by the microorganisms listed on the label.
Limited – must be supported by efficacy testing against either Salmonella cholerasuis or Staphylococcus aureus. Limited disinfectants are found mostly in household use.
General – must be supported by efficacy testing against both Salmonella cholerasuis and Staphylococcus aureus. General disinfectants are used in commercial areas.
Hospital – must be supported by AOAC Use Dilution or AOAC Germicidal Spray efficacy testing against Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella cholerasuis and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. The bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa hides behind biofilm and is difficult to eliminate. Killing this bacterium is required for “Hospital Disinfectant”.
Also, as part of this evaluation process, products are assigned to a toxicity category: The categories range from category 1 (highly toxic) to category 4 (no exposure warnings required on the label). Vital Oxide received an EPA category 4 rating for all exposure routes with the exception of mild eye irritation.
Q. What is a Sanitizer?
A. A substance, or mixture of substances, intended to reduce the number of microorganisms on inanimate surfaces, in water or air (FIFRA § 4(i)(4)(C)(i)).
Q. What is the difference between a ‘food contact sanitizer’ and a ‘non-food contact sanitizer?
A. Food contact sanitizer - At a minimum, reduces the level of Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli by 99.999% on a food contact surface within one minute. A potable water rinse is not allowed after sanitation of a food contact surface.
A non-food contact sanitizer - At a minimum, reduces the level of Staphylococcus aureus and Klebsiella pneumoniae or Enterobacter aerogenes by 99.9% on non-food contact surfaces within 5 minutes.
Q. What does “no rinse required on food contact surface” mean?
A. “No rinse required on food contact surfaces” is a safety rating given by NSF International (previously the National Sanitation Foundation). The NSF testing guidelines are a continuation of the USDA product approval and listing program, including the FDA 21. Vital Oxide is rated “no rinse required on food contact surfaces” category D2, meaning Vital Oxide is approved to use in commercial or residential kitchens to control bacteria, viruses and mold without the need to wash/rinse the area with water after Vital Oxide is applied.
Q. Can I clean and disinfect at the same time?
A. In some cases you can clean and disinfect at the same time, but this depends on how dirty the surfaces your cleaning/disinfecting are - the dirtier the surface the less effective the disinfectant. Disinfectants need to contact the area to disinfect and cannot do this effectively with a barrier of dirt or grime in the way. Once the dirt has been wiped away the disinfectant can get to work. Under lightly soiled conditions, you can clean and disinfect in the same step with just Vital Oxide. (NOTE: EPA requires all disinfectants carry the following label direction: “For heavily soiled areas, a pre-cleaning step is required.”) If there is a question that you have, and it is NOT listed in this section, please feel free to contact us.