Acuinuga. Acuicultura y Nutrición de Galicia


Nº 321 / 04.04.2013

Reference price:
From 3.59 €/kg

(Taxes and transportation costs not included)

Order Page More information

Zix Virox®

Water treatment / Products


Broad spectrum biocide for aquaculture operations (eggs, fish and shellfish). Effective virucidal activity, bactericidal against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria (Aeromonas, Pseudomonas, Vibrionaceae); fungicidal, sporicidal (against bacterial and fungal spores), antiprotozoal and algicide. May be applied for health prevention and in the treatment of external diseases in fish and crustaceans, egg disinfection, disinfection of tanks, water reservoirs and for the hygienisation of handling utensils.

Technical profile:


Synergistic combination of peroxides, peracetic acid, stabilizers and surfactants.

Destination and Use:

Disinfection: For salmonid eggs,  0.25 mL to 0.50 mL/L. For egg disinfection in other freshwater species, 1.2 mL/L for 15 min. Treatment of gill disease in salmon and treatment of contaminated wounds (external flexibacteriosis), 100-200 mL/1000 L of water for 1 hour.                                    

Hygienic profilaxis: For general water sanitizing, 10-30 mL/1000 L (seawater applications may require
doubling the dose). For external disinfection after fish transport or handling, 50-150 mL/1000 L. In crustaceans, 40 mL/1000 L during 1 hour or 20 mL/1000 L for 24-48 hours.                             

For tanks and equipment disinfection, apply diluted to 1-2% for 6-24 hours, then rinse with water (if allowed to dry, rinsing is unnecessary). For further information please contact our Technical Department at


Additional information:

Completely biodegradable product, does not result in the generation of toxic and/or dangerous metabolites.