Virkon™ LSP: Independently Proven Broad Spectrum Efficacy for Farm Disinfection

Proven on farm efficacy provides livestock producers and farmers with biosecurity reassurance even when low temperatures and high levels of organic challenge can present serious problems to other disinfectant technologies.

Virkon™ LSP is a powerful concentrated formulation providing flexibility and broad spectrum activity with efficacy against viruses, bacteria and fungi in a wide range of temperatures and in the presence of organic challenge.

Summary of Virucidal Efficacy Data for Virkon™ LSP

The efficacy table below relates to specific viral diseases-causing pathogens.

Organism typeTest methodDilution Rate
Newcastle DiseaseUK DEFRA Protocol1:200
Newcastle DiseaseUS EPA Guideline1:600
Avian Influenza (H3N2)US EPA Guideline1:400
Avian Influenza (H5N1)US EPA Guideline1:1000
Swine Influenza (H1N1)US EPA Guideline1:400
Infectious Bursal Disease VirusUS EPA Guideline1:50
Foot & Mouth DiseaseUK DEFRA Protocol1:1100
PRRSUS EPA Guideline1:600
Swine Vesicular DiseaseUK DEFRA Protocol1:50
PEDvUS EPA Guideline1:600

Summary of Bactericidal Efficacy Data for Virkon™ LSP

The efficacy table below relates to specific viral diseases-causing pathogens.

BacteriaTest methodDilution Rate
Campylobacter jejuniAOAC Method1:200
Salmonella enteritidisUK DEFRA General Orders Protocol1:60
Mycobacterium fortuitumUK DEFRA TB Protocol1:15
Salmonella typhimuriumAOAC Method1:200
Escherichia coli O157:H7NCTC 129001:400
Streptococcus suisATCC 235641:400

Summary of Fungicidal Efficacy Data for Virkon™ LSP

The efficacy table below relates to specific viral diseases-causing pathogens.

FungiTest methodDilution Rate
Trichophyton mentagrophytesAOAC Method1:200


The specified uses and registered claims for Virkon™ S may vary from country to country. Please contact LANXESS directly to verify country-specific approved usages.