Interesting Facts about Tag Gun Needle Disinfectant:
SaniCaps® eliminate the risk of infection and liability Each SaniCap® contains 0.6ml of an EPA reg formula that kills HIV, Hepatitis, and other virulent pathogens making the needle incapable of transmitting infections.
There are three critical areas of a tagging gun that must be disinfected to eliminate the risk of infection: The Outside, The Inside and The Internal Metal Rod…
Frequently asked questions
SaniCaps® disinfect tagging gun needles. Everyone who uses tagging guns is going to get stuck by the needle at some “point”. SaniCaps® protect people who use price tagging guns from getting infections from needle sticks. SaniCaps® unique shape and disinfectant kill all the germs on the needle making infection from needle sticks impossible. SaniCaps® eliminate any chance of infection from those needle sticks
Yes, each SaniCap® contains 0.6 ml of an EPA registered formula that kills HIV (AIDS virus), HBV (hepatitis B), and a broad spectrum of other infectious pathogens.
No, according to OSHA and the CDC, alcohol is not effective against hepatitis and other virulent pathogens. An EPA registered disinfectant capable of killing Hepatitis B must be used to be compliant. Each SaniCap® contains 0.6ml of an EPA registered formula (see Q1).
Yes. According to OSHA the use of tagging guns can result in a worker sustaining a needle stick with a contaminated needle and this risk of infection can be reasonably anticipated. Even the leading tagging gun manufacturer’s product insert warns “Needle sticks can transmit life-threatening diseases….” They know it (and warned you), OSHA knows it, and the industry as a whole knows it.
But, SaniCaps® eliminate those risks of needle stick infections and liability.
No one, not even the people who make tagging guns, disputes the fact that tagging gun needle sticks have transmitted serious infections. Not using a SaniCap® is a “pointless” and unnecessary risk in a time when drug-resistant strains of bacteria are gaining strength and viruses are mutating faster than their pharmacological solutions. Needle sticks from tagging guns are inevitable. But, you can eliminate the risk of infections from those needle sticks by making sure that there are no pathogens on the needles that can be transmitted. SaniCaps® eliminate the risks of infections and liability.