Purogene® is a highly refined blend of oxychloro species containing purified sodium chlorite.  When activated, chlorine dioxide is produced, greatly enhancing Purogene®’s antimicrobial activity.  Purogene® displays broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity, proven effective against E. Coli 0157:H7, Salmonella, Listeria, Staphylococcus, Aspergillus, and Pseudomonas, Legionella among others.  This product is especially suited for the removal and subsequent control of biofilm.

It is an excellent choice chemical for all Food Manufacturing companies and industries like Paper Mills (slimicide), Sugar Mills (bactericide for control of sugar inversion and Leuconostocs), Poultry and Piggery (Salmonella, Foot and Mouth disease, etc.), Aquaculture/Fisheries, Paints and the Agricultural sector (bactericide and fungicide for bananas, potatoes, and similar root crops).  It is also well-known in the Medical/Pharmaceutical industry applications for SARS, Anthrax, and other popular viruses that made headlines during the last decade.


  • Ultra-high, broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity
  • Uniquely effective against biofilm
  • Effective over a broad pH range (1-10)
  • Low corrosion potential at use concentrations
  • Does not chlorinate (no THM formation)
  • Long-lasting bacteriostatic activity
  • No effect on organoleptic properties
  • Economical to use
  • Extends the life of onboard water heating and coffee making equipment
  • Maintains lavatory systems free of sludge and organic build-up
  • Can be used with automated delivery systems
  • Approved for use by most major airframe manufacturers