Palmero-DisCidePalmero Healthcare LLC, Stratford, Conn, recently announced a number of product updates, including approved and expanded kill claims for its DisCide® ULTRA disinfectant.

According to the company, DisCide ULTRA is a one-step, quaternary ammonium, intermediate, high-level alcohol-based disinfectant that has been laboratory-proven to kill deadly pathogens in 1 minute or less, including Burkholderia cepacia, Campylobacter jejuni, Escherichia coli, and vaccinia virus.

Both DisCide ULTRA disinfecting towelettes and DisCide ULTRA disinfecting spray are FDA approved, EPA registered, and meet OSHA’s requirement of Bloodborne Pathogen Standard 29 CFR 1910.1030.

Another of the company’s product updates is the release of its Refreshing Patient Facial Wipes. The towelette sheets, which are designed to be softer, are formulated with vitamin E and natural oils, as well as a lavender scent. They can be used by patients and staff.