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What is Electrostatic Disinfection? How Does it Work?

Running a business or managing a commercial property means keeping the space clean and healthy. Not only for your employees but for clients who are coming and going.

As we have learned from COVID-19, spaces that experience a high volume of people passing through, become breeding grounds for germs, bacteria, and viruses.

There are a variety of disinfectant methods that exist making the process much more effective and efficient, including electrostatic disinfectant.

What is Electrostatic Disinfection?

Electrostatic disinfection is a method of disinfecting that uses a system that turns liquid into aerosols and then applies a charge. These aerosols are attracted to surfaces using electrostatic forces greater than gravity.

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Due to the electrostatic forces, these droplets do not just fall onto the surfaces. The droplets repel from each other and cling to the surrounding surfaces with opposite charges. As a result, the disinfectant solution clings to the entire surface rather than slowly sliding off if it’s not flat.

This comes in handy for environments where there are a lot of odd surfaces such as gyms with various types of equipment. Electrostatic sprayers cover hard-to-reach spaces around your business or commercial space. It also allows for a more efficient way to disinfect large surfaces and high traffic areas. With electrostatic disinfection, you achieve great coverage in less time.

It should be noted that cleaning and disinfecting should be done together. That is the best way to keep your work or home environment as safe and as clean as possible.

How Electrostatic Disinfection is Used in Commercial Cleaning

A professional disinfectant crew will know the right technology to use for your specific needs. However, electrostatic cleaning has become a common method used for commercial cleaning.

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Electrostatic disinfectant sprayers that are usually used by professionals are a battery operated backpack style cleaner. With this contraption, they’re able to cover an immense amount of square footage in one go. The disinfectant solution is sprayed across all surfaces resulting in even coverage and using less solution.

Disinfecting a commercial space is crucial because it impacts your bottom line. If your employees are constantly getting sick, that will impact your daily operations and overall productivity levels. As well, clients need to feel safe and assured when entering your place of business. When viruses spread, it’s important to stay on top of cleaning and disinfecting high traffic areas.

Mayken™ Hazmat’s Professional Disinfecting Services

At Mayken™ Hazmat Solutions, we are committed to helping our clients keep their businesses safe against the spread of viruses such as COVID-19. We are specialists in virus removal as well as removing germs, moulds, fungi, biohazards, and other dangerous contaminants.

Our team has years of experience with extensive cleaning and decontaminating commercial spaces and businesses in Calgary with our proven procedures. When a new, unknown virus surfaces, such as COVID-19, cleaning and sanitizing is the first line of defence against catching and spreading these illnesses.

We manufacture our own Health Canada approved disinfectant solution, here in Calgary. Our product is made from natural products and no harsh chemicals so that you can safely use commercial grade disinfectant. Place your order today!

If you’re interested in working with Mayken for disinfecting services for your commercial property or business in Calgary, contact our team today!

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Mayken Hazmat Solutions has provided Calgary and Western Canada with high-quality hazmat services since 2006. As a registered hazardous waste carrier with the Alberta government, we can handle a wide range of situations and environments. Whether cleaning up hoarding cases, contaminations, chemical spills or crime scenes, we can take care of overwhelming situations for you. Reach out to the experienced hazmat company by calling us 403-272-1995.

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