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Norovirus Aboard Cruise Ship Marco Polo Rapidly Eradicated by Revolutionary new Vaporisation Process
Date:8/19/2009

LONDON, August 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The cruise ship Marco Polo, whose round-Britain cruise had to be cancelled because hundreds of passengers became ill with the vomiting bug Norovirus, has been totally disinfected by SitexOrbis' revolutionary infection control fogging service in just 5 hours at the Tilbury docks.

During that time 375 rooms on 11 decks plus public spaces, lifts and communal areas were disinfected.

Infection control powered by Activ8(TM) is available from SitexOrbis, the only company certified to offer the vaporisation process as per the industry standard. The antibacterial agent, Activ8(TM) is of proven biological efficacy and kills 99.99% of all known viruses and bacteria, both airborne and on surfaces, in minutes.

"The sheer speed with which SitexOrbis have solved the problem has been amazing" commented Christian Verhounig of the ship's operator. "We are extremely impressed, as it took only a few hours to disinfect the ship, rather than days of cleansing by traditional methods."

David Walker, Chief Executive of SitexOrbis, said "We are delighted to have been able to provide rapid assistance to ensure that the ship is disinfected and back in operation."

The SitexOrbis infection control process fills every space in the premises with a 'vapour' of Activ8(TM), which is totally harmless to human beings and animals, but kills 99.99% of life threatening bacteria and viruses, including salmonella, MRSA, Clostridium Difficile, SARS, Listeria, avian flu and H5N1 influenza A type viruses. A similar strain of influenza virus H1N1 is apparently responsible for the current swine 'flu outbreak.

Activ8(TM) is frequently used by SitexOrbis teams in schools, hospitals, offices, leisure facilities and workplaces where Norovirus outbreaks can occur. It is estimated that Norovirus affects between 600,000 and 1 million people a year in the UK. The disinfec
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