Citrofresh® Food Wash and Natural Preservative is an organic plant derivative that can deliver the requirements of cleaning and sanitising foods in a non corrosive and 99.99% biodegradable system. It is a unique phyto-pharmaceutical and totally natural and organic compound with a broad-spectrum anti-microbial activity. In laboratory, in-vitro tests have shown CitroFresh® to be effective in killing bacteria, (gram positive and gram negative) viruses, moulds, yeast and fungi.
Citrofresh® Food Wash and Natural Preservative is non-mutagenic, non-carcinogenic, non-corrosive, non-tainting and non-volatile. It has extended action over 48 hours and has the ability to break down bio-films. It's non hazardous to operators and the environment. It is infinitely soluble in water and effective even in the presence of organic matter. It can be applied across all the manufacturing steps to mitigate product contamination and can be safely discharged into waterways without further treatment.
Citrofresh® FoodWash and Natural Preservative complies with Food Standards Australia and New Zealand and is classed as "GRAS" (Generally Recognised As Safe) by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). The product can be used as a food processing aid and directly applied to food. There are three major products from the CitroLife® range that create a full cleaning, disinfecting and preservation system for the food industry: