What is the correct mix for Barbicide?
How do I mix BARBICIDE® correctly? BARBICIDE® concentrate is mixed correctly by adding 2 oz (1/4 cup) concentrate to 32 oz (4 cups) of cold water. BARBICIDE® TB concentrate is mixed correctly by adding 1 oz (2 tbsp) of concentrate to 128 oz (1 gallon) of cold water.
What is barbicide made of?
Its active ingredient is alkyl dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride (5.12% by volume); sodium nitrite and blue dye are also present. Barbicide is sold as a concentrate diluted for use in a ratio of 2 oz. of Barbicide concentrate mixed into 32 oz. of water, with each stylist having a container for treating their own tools.
How much barbicide do I use for 2 cups of water?
For example, instead of 2oz (1/4 cup) in 32 oz (4 cups), make 1oz (1.5 tsp) in 16 oz (2 cups) or . 5 oz (1 TSP) in 8oz (1 cup). If the tool/implement does not require immersion and your state allows for spray disinfection, mix a bottle of Barbicide and use it as a spray, adhering to the 10 minute contact time.
What is the ratio of Barbicide to spray water?
The proper mixing ratio of Barbicide is one of the most vital things you can do. The proper ratio is 2 oz. (or ¼ cup) of Barbicide Concentrate mixed into 32 oz. of water (4 cups).
How long does barbicide last once mixed?
Once the contact time is complete, remove the implements and rinse them with water. Store the tools in an air tight bowl or container until you are set to use them again. Once the solution comes in contact with implements you need to change it 24 hours later, or sooner if contaminated.
How do you dilute Barbicide for a spray bottle?
The proper ratio is 2 oz. (or ¼ cup) of Barbicide Concentrate mixed into 32 oz. of water (4 cups). This is the proper dilution, so you can kill all the pathogens listed on the EPA registered label (For a full list see the product label).
How much Barbicide do I use for 3 cups of water?
Is Barbicide a disinfectant?
BARBICIDE® is known worldwide as the ultimate product for EPA registered disinfection in salons, barbershops and spas. The iconic blue liquid is trusted and effective earning its reputation for creating a safe and clean salon.