Tested & verified effective in the UK
Verified to protect against viruses, including COVID-19 for 3+ hours, Virisafe combines anti-bacterial PMD (p-menthane-3,8-diol) active ingredient, with a non-toxic alcohol base and nourishing essential oils to create products that are the natural and protective sanitising solutions for every Malawian business and hou
Kwandama Hills Plantation sends its lemon eucalyptus oil back to Africa after processing in the UK to create PMD to help fight COVID19. While alcohol-based sanitisers have an instant effect, anyone can get immediately reinfected as soon as a virus makes contact with that user. With its PMD active ingredient, Virisafe provides a unique special element that gives lasting protection.
In 2004, at the outbreak of SARS 1 virus, trials were successfully done to show PMD has an effective residual ingredient that provides a lasting anti-viral effect. It does this by attacking the lipid envelope of certain viruses. These included the family of Coronavirus’ and was shown to be effective against SARS 1 and also flu. In August 2020, UK's Ministry of Defence DTSL researchers conducted further tests that showed a 90% efficacy to kill the virus that leads to COVID19, following their procurement of thousands of PMD-based product to help protect front line workers in the world’s coronavirus fight.
PMD competes well with other effective virucides and results from recent Coronavirus’ tests show a very good anti-viral effect.
PMD is a natural active ingredient mainly used in natural insect repellents, such as Mosiguard. Produced in the United Kingdom by Citrefine, our PMD is made from essential oils extracted from the leaves of the Corymbia citriodora (a lemon-scented eucalyptus tree) that we grow in Malawi on our 6,500-hectare Kwandama Hills Plantation. After undergoing a distillation and refinement process the p-Menthane 3,8 diol is made.
PMD has anti-bacterial properties, and proven virucide action – this means it deactivates and destroys viruses. Mixed together with an alcohol base, it is a powerful sanitiser. Spraying it onto masks, clothing and surfaces can help reduce spread and provide an extra protective barrier of protection against viruses - including COVID19.
People have known for centuries that eucalyptus has healing properties.
And now ,we also have toxicological data from the European Biocide Directive that shows PMD to be an effective, natural, safe and non-toxic product. At 65-75% ethyl-alcohol base, Virisafe is also well above the 60% international standard for sanitising products. Virisafe’s raw material is sourced in Malawi and is of 97% purity.
We specialise in high quality products that are Malawian made and owned.
Kawandama Hills Plantation is a Malawian essential oil company. We have planted over 5 millions Corymbia citriodora trees on our 6,500 hectare estate in Viphya, Northern Malawi. Our essential oils are exported to the United Kingdom for refining into PMD for use in natural insect repellents and now we are expanding into our own unique brand of effective and natural sanitising products.
Our plantation has its own fully irrigated nursery, citrus oil distillation plant and housing complex for our incredible 150-strong workforce. We also maintain a sustainable charcoal production facility having been granted the first legal license in Malawi. We are dedicated to tree planting and conservation.
Virisafe buys the majority of its inputs from Malawian companies, such as bottles, labels and raw materials. We are proud to support local industry.
Kawandama Hills Plantation is a proudly Malawian company. With our UK ties, we’re working hard to keep Virisafe available for Malawians and throughout the Africa region to play our part in fighting this pandemic and other infectious diseases.
Sick of sanitisers that leak in your hand bag? Get watery when left in the sun too long? Dry out your hands? Smell like you've spilt vodka all over yourself? Virisafe is a lemon eucalyptus fragrant, natural, aniti-viral sanitiser that has a PMD active ingredient, 75% alcohol base and essential seed oils to leave your hands nourished. Malawi made, tested in the UK and verified to fight the lipid-layer of viruses including COVID19 for 3+ hours. Purchase from retailers or buy in bulk direct from us
Leave your hands cleaned and conditioned with this nourishing essential oil based product. Currently in liquid form, COMING SOON in 100ml gel.
Reuseable 100ml spray bottle options that easily mist hands and in our NEW packaging. The perfect size for a handbag or pocket & quick to keep kids' hands protected.
ON SALE NOW FOR 25,000MWK!
Buy virisafe hand sanitizer in bulk and receive over a 50% discount on the 100ml price. This bottle can fill 50 x 100ml bottles. That's up to a 100,000mwk value for just 32,000mwk.
This natural, non-toxic product is gentle enough to spray on your face masks, protecting you from COVID19 between washes. And effective enough for use on all surfaces that households and businesses need to keep sanitized. It has PMD active ingredient and a 65% alcohol base. And it leaves everything it touches protected against viruses and smelling fresh for hours. Malawi made, tested in the UK and verified to fight the lipid-layer of viruses including coronavirus for 2+ hours.
Comes in 100ml sprays to ensure your mask, work desk and other surfaces stay COVID free while you are out and about. But now ALSO in 300ml! Great size for use as a household cleaner but still small enough to keep in a handbag, backpack or car to make sure you're always covered when you're on the go.
Refill bottle for your 100ml or 300ml products, this products help save the planet by allowing you to re-use your smaller bottles again and again. We have hand sanitiser and mask sprays in this size.
ON SALE NOW FOR 25,000MWK!
Purchase in bulk to save on money and plastic pollution. Works to refill your smaller individual bottles or for households and businesses with larger product needs.
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This trademarked, alcohol free water-based PMD active solution is manufactured in South Africa by WorkForce Biologics for distribution in 1000L containers. Additional volumes coming soon and on request.
Improve your company's sanitation systems and Personal Protective Equipment.
A robust self-spray booth for full-body, 4+ hours of virus protection. Ideal as a more permanent structure. A double unit booth serves six people per minute. Mechanical & electrical options available.
Provide all your sanitation needs in a simple integrated service.
Quick inflating, self-spray booths for full-body, 4+ hours of virus protection. Ideal for various outdoor environments. Double units serve six people per minute. Mechanical & electrical options available.
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