Frequently Asked Questions

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CovalonGuard™ products are made from a unique and proprietary antimicrobial technology. The main active ingredient in CovalonGuard’s formula is Benzalkonium Chloride (BAC), which has been proven effective in destroying harmful bacteria in over thirty years of studies.

CovalonGuard has an expiry date of 2 years after the date of manufacture, but you’re likely to use it up well before that date!  

CovalonGuard™ Antimicrobial Hand Sanitizer

Yes, CovalonGuard Antimicrobial Hand Sanitizer is approved by Health Canada. 

Yes, we recommend reapplying CovalonGuard Hand Sanitizer after hand washing.  

No! CovalonGuard’s low-alcohol formulation does not dry out your skin the way alcohol-based sanitizers can. In fact, CovalonGuard’s formula contains emollients that repair and improve the surface of your skin, providing protection against harmful bacteria and germs.  

CovalonGuard should be used when soap and water are not available. Hand sanitizer should not be used when hands are visibly dirty – soap and water is always best when that’s the case!

No, CovalonGuard has little to no smell – we said ‘No’ to harsh artificial fragrances and chemicals!  

No, CovalonGuard does not contain any parabens.  

Yes, CovalonGuard’s formulation is gluten-free.  

Yes, CovalonGuard hand sanitizer is safe for children.

Yes! CovalonGuard’s low-alcohol formulation does not dry out your skin the way alcohol-based sanitizers can.

In fact, CovalonGuard’s formula contains emollients that repair and improve the surface of your skin, while still being effective in destroying harmful bacteria to provide antiseptic cleansing

You can buy CovalonGuard Antimicrobial Hand Sanitizer via this website. Click here to shop. 

CovalonGuard™ Shield Hard Surface Disinfectant Spray

Yes, you can be assured that CovalonGuard Shield Hard Surface Disinfectant Spray is safe – it is approved by Health Canada, and does not contain parabens or toxic ingredients.  

No, CovalonGuard Shield Hard Surface Disinfectant Spray does not contain any parabens.  

No, CovalonGuard Shield Hard Surface Disinfectant Spray is not tested on animals.  

Yes, CovalonGuard Shield Hard Surface Disinfectant Spray is gluten-free.  

Yes, CovalonGuard Shield Hard Surface Disinfectant Spray is safe for use around children.

No, CovalonGuard Shield Hard Surface Disinfectant Spray has little to no smell – we said no to harsh artificial fragrances! 

The Makers of CovalonGuard™

CovalonGuard is proudly developed and manufactured in Canada by Covalon Technologies Ltd. Covalon is well-known in the medical device industry for our vast line of infection prevention technologies and products. Our team of scientists have been developing innovative medical technologies that save lives by preventing infections in wound care, vascular access, and the surgical space around the world (including the United States) for over 20 years!  

Covalon Technologies Ltd. has devoted itself to the development of innovative products and technologies in infection prevention and wound care. We are dedicated to the advancement of medical technology, and helping patients face and heal from challenging medical situations with comfort and confidence.  

Shipping and Policies

While we cannot accept returns due to the risk of cross-contamination, if there are issues with your order or you’re unsatisfied with our product, we would love the opportunity to make it right. Please reach out to us at hello@covalon.com so that we can work something out!  

Info for Businesses

If you’re interested in carrying CovalonGuard at your store or business, please reach out to us at hello@covalon.com. We look forward to speaking to you! 

If you’re interested in installing a CovalonGuard hand sanitizing station in your business, please reach out to us at hello@covalon.com. We look forward to speaking to you!