Protecting your home & workspace from coronavirus with Zoflora

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Does Zoflora kill coronavirus?

Yes! We can confirm that Zoflora has been laboratory tested and proven to kill coronaviruses, including the COVID-19 virus (SARS-CoV-2), and conforms to the latest British standard BS EN14476:2013+A2:2019 relating to the virucidal activity of chemical disinfectants, when used at 1:40 dilution with a 1 minute contact time.

Find out more Efficacy Information here.

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What is coronavirus?

A coronavirus is a type of virus, which as a group are common across the world. Generally, coronavirus can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with long-term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease. Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new strain of coronavirus that can affect the lungs and airways, originating from Wuhan, China.

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

High temperature 
A new, continuous cough
Loss or change to your sense of smell or taste

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Prof. Steve Makin, Head of Research and Development at Zoflora

Learn how we tested Zoflora against the COVID-19 virus (SARS-CoV-2).

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Killing germs in your home

There are a number of key areas in your home where bacteria and germs like to hide that can be kept safe and disinfected with Zoflora. Find out more about killing viruses in your home on our virus information page.

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Avoid catching or spreading germs


  • Where a mask or face covering when out in public, especially if you are heading into supermarkets or spaces you may come into contact with people outside of your household.
  • When you feel a cough or sneeze coming along, make sure to cover your mouth with a tissue or cough/sneeze into your elbow, particularly if in a public place. 
  • Don’t leave used tissues lying around! Put them into a bin as soon as you can. 
  • Wash your hands regularly and thoroughly with soap and water.
  • Carry hand sanitiser and use regularly when on the go. 
  • If you are feeling unwell, avoid public spaces such as work, schools and public transport. 
  • Try not to come into close contact with anyone who is showing symptoms of respiratory illness. 
  • Avoid touching the eyes, nose and mouth as much as possible. 

Dr Ellie’s advice for small businesses coming out of lockdown.

We spoke to Dr Ellie Cannon who has answered some popular questions from small business owners in the UK, who are opening their doors after lock. Here’s her advice...

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Can my pet give me coronavirus?

There is currently no evidence which suggests that humans can contract COVID-19 from their pets including dogs and cats. However, it is always a good idea to wash your hands after coming into contact with pets and other animals as some bacteria and viruses can spread from animals to humans.

Zoflora can be used to kill viruses on many surfaces in your home, including those specific to pets. When using Zoflora in homes with pets just make sure to exclude pets from the area before use and allow surfaces to dry completely before allowing your pets back into the area. 

What to do if you're feeling unwell

If you are feeling unwell, the NHS have advised that you do not contact your GP surgery or hospital, instead, please stay indoors and call NHS 111. 

For more information, you can visit GOV.UKNHS or World Health Organisation

Advice from Dr Ellie

Watch this short video from GP Dr Ellie Cannon answering your questions about coronavirus.