SUMMARY REPORT OF SCIENTIFIC STUDIES: DISINFECTANTS, HAND/BODY, SURFACE SANITIZERS & STELLARCLEENZ
Independent Research Commissioned by Stellarcleenz Laboratory studies were conducted under scientific protocols by a Certified Clinical Research Professional and Senior Research Specialist with the University of Arizona from May through December 2015 in Tucson, Arizona. The purpose of these studies was to compare and prove under scientific protocols the efficacy and longevity of Stellarcleenz, made of 99.99% pure silver, as safe, chemical free, anti-microbial cloths compared to the leading, most popular gels, sprays and disposable wipes on the market that advertise they kill 99% of germs and viruses. Below is a summary of the findings. Unlike all alcohol or ethanol based anti-microbial products which contain 62% and higher levels, Stellarcleenz contain no alcohol, toxins, chemicals or unregulated fragrances. Findings concluded Stellarcleenz were effective to use on all parts of the human body, as well as on surfaces and electronic devices; and were safe for people of all ages. Laboratory testing included double blind studies on Stellarcleenz silver cloths after 10,000 wipes without laundering, and in addition, after more than 500 washes, and proved as efficacious as on the very first use. Reported and illustrated below are snap shots of laboratory tests.
Studies conducted under scientific laboratory protocols, Tucson, AZ
BACTERIAL LAWN TESTING
Agarose plates and assorted reagents were used during testing. Sterile disks and cloth cut-outs used for bacterial lawn testing. Overnight incubation at 37° C, human body temperature. Bacterial spread or ‘lawn’ plates result in a heavy, often confluent growth of culture spread evenly over the surface of the growth medium. This means they can be used to test the sensitivity of bacteria to many antimicrobial substances -- for example, mouthwashes, garlic, disinfectants and antibiotics. In these experiments a wide range of antiseptic hand cleaners and Stellarcleenz were repeatedly tested. Studies conducted included Semi-porous Surfaces, Cell Phones, Cloths and Human Hand Testing. Bacterial streak testing was done using sterile swabs and agarose plates. A semi-porous surface and a cell phone were selected for initial testing. A semi-porous bench was segmented into same sized spaces. Separate spaces were cleaned with a reagent, swabbed immediately and a second time after 30 minutes. The swabs were streaked onto agarose plates. An electronic device, a cell phone, Stellarcleenz cloths and hands were also tested in this manner (swabbed, streaked and plated). Stellarcleenz were tested immediately after packet storage (new product) and after immediate use post cleaning to determine bacteria present in the actual cloth.
STUDY: SEMI-POROUS SURFACE
Major Brand immediately/30minutes
Stellarcleenz cloth immediately/30 minutes
Bacterial colony counts show relatively equal amounts of bacteria present after initial cleaning with Stellarcleenz vs. a major, leading brand (after three tests the data was not statistically significant). Stellarcleenz was as effective as the major popular brand. The surfaces were left undisturbed and re-swabbed after 30 minutes. After 30 minutes there was comparatively a notable reduction in bacteria present on the surface cleaned with Stellarcleenz. The surface cleaned with the major brand gel had significantly more bacteria present 30 minutes post-cleaning. This was a statistically significant difference. A 10 fold – or 800% difference.