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Force of Nature Disinfecting, Sanitizing & 3rd Party Lab Test Results

Disinfecting & Sanitizing Efficacy

Force of Nature is a federal EPA registered disinfectant & sanitizer proven to kill 99.9% of germs*, including Norovirus, Salmonella, Influenza A, Staph, MRSA & Listeria. The federal EPA has certified Force of Nature for use  in hospitals, intensive care units, veterinary hospitals, daycares, schools and more. The EPA registration number is 93040-1.

Coronavirus

Force of Nature is on EPA’s List of Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2, the cause of COVID-19. Force of Nature has demonstrated effectiveness against viruses similar to COVID-19 on hard, non-porous surfaces. Therefore, Force of Nature can be used against COVID-19 when used in accordance with the directions for use against Norovirus on hard non-porous surfaces. See EPA Emerging Pathogen Policy.

EPA Registration Process

To receive federal EPA registration, the product is tested using extremely rigorous EPA required testing protocols across multiple batches of product. Suppliers, purity, concentration & processing of all individual ingredients must be approved, with strict statistical limits on all. The product also goes through rigorous safety reviews. EPA state registration information here.

Organisms:

Sanitization Organisms
Salmonella enterica (Salmonella), Staphylococcus aureus (Staph), Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Pseudomonas), Listeria monocytogenes (Listeria), Feline Calicivirus surrogate for Norovirus, Strain F-9, Influenza A virus

Disinfection Organisms
Salmonella enterica (Salmonella), Staphylococcus aureus (Staph), Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Pseudomonas), Listeria monocytogenes (Listeria), Feline Calicivirus surrogate for Norovirus, Strain F-9, Influenza A virus

*Qualified Germs List
Kills Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella enterica, Listeria monocytogenes, Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus – MRSA and Influenza A Virus, Strain A/Hong Kong/8/68, Feline Calicivirus surrogate for Norovirus, Strain F9

**Qualified Viruses List
Influenza A Virus Strain A/Hong Kong/8/68, Feline Calicivirus Strain F9 surrogate for Norovirus

Force of Nature’s cleaning and deodorizing efficacy was tested in an independent, 3rd party laboratory, TURI (Toxic Use Reduction Institute, the University of Massachusetts). Results:

Cleaning Efficacy

Conclusion: Force of Nature is highly effective on a variety of soil types, despite using no harmful chemicals.

% Soil Removed Force of Nature Scrubbing Bubbles Lysol Power Bath Cleaner
Soap Scum Soil >89.55% 73.50% 89.36%
% Soil Removed Force of Nature Formula 409 All Purpose Clorox Clean-up Cleaner & Bleach
Light Oil Soil 95.34% 81.26% 96.66%
Greasy Soil 96.35% 93.94% 92.76%
% Soil Removed Force of Nature Windex
Glass Cleaning Soil 95.95% 94.06%

Laboratory Source: Turi Testing Reports, October / November 2013

Deodorizing Efficacy

Conclusion: Force of Nature is a highly effective deodorizer, despite having no harmful chemicals.

Malodor Remaining After Application of Deodorizer

Force of Nature Formula 409 Febreze
No Remaining Malodor Medium / Strong Remaining Malodor Medium Remaining Malodor

Laboratory Source: Turi Testing Reports, October/November 2013. Test was odor from spoiled milk in a carton after 3 days.

Carpet Cleaning Efficacy

Conclusion: Force of Nature is highly effective in carpet cleaning, despite having no harmful chemicals.

Cleaning Efficacy Force of Nature
Food Stains Parity To Resolve Carpet Cleaner
Pet Accidents & Odors Parity To Resolve Carpet Cleaner
Ground-in Dirt Parity To Resolve Carpet Cleaner

We suggest 1st testing rugs & carpets in an inconspicuous spot to confirm colorfastness.

Laboratory Source: Turi Testing Reports, October 2016. Industry Standard Spectrometry Test Results.