DEFRA tested next generation technology that kills 99.9999% of bacteria, viruses and fungi, whilst being safe to use for all animals, humans and the environment. The patented formulation has been proven to kill the bacterium responsible for strangles and the fungi ringworm. It has been shown to alleviate the symptoms of sweet itch and mud fever. Cedarwood oil is included in the formula which is a known insect repellent. It may be applied direct for stubborn stains but is effective enough to be used diluted. It is non-irritating with a pH of 7 to 8.