We've been getting a lot of questions about whether our pumps and accessories can be used for sanitation and clean up against COVID-19. Here are our official recommendations. VIEW PDF

WATERAX pumps and accessories can be utilized for mitigation and/or decontamination to combat COVID-19 using agency recommended solutions.

Some of our partners around the world are using WATERAX products such as the RANCHER® lightweight skid unit, the VPO-1X vinyl backpack hand pump and the VERSAX® multipurpose pump to clean up and sanitize various surfaces to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 which are excellent examples of our equipment's tremendous flexibility in the field.

WATERAX pumps and accessories can be safely used with any approved COVID-19 diluted disinfectants[1] whose active ingredient is Quaternary Ammonium (Alkyl Dimethyl Ethylbenzyl Ammonium Chloride). Those containing Sodium Hypochlorite (Bleach) are not recommended because they are too corrosive and could damage your pumps.

Please note that all WATERAX products should be flushed with clean water after each use.

WATERAX technical support should be consulted for use with any disinfectants that are not approved Quaternary Ammonium based (

Disclaimer : Always follow CDC and official governmental guidelines and recommendations for cleaning and disinfecting against COVID-19.

[1] Refer to official governments list of COVID-19 disinfectants (Health Canada & US EPA)

List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2 Hard-surface disinfectants and hand sanitizers (COVID-19)