Kärcher Futuretech GmbH with its headquarters near Stuttgart (Germany) develops, manufactures, and markets modular products and systems worldwide for rapid deployment missions in disaster areas and complex emergencies. The company offers solutions in the product categories: Water Supply Systems, Mobile Catering Systems, Field Camp Systems and CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear) Protection Systems. Futuretech was spun off in 2005 and became an independent subsidiary of Alfred Kärcher SE & Co. KG. Today the company employs around 120 people.

Decontamination Agent BDS 2000

BDS 2000 is a concentrated decontamination agent made up of two separate components. It is used to deactivate and remove biological hazards from surfaces or interiors. BDS 2000 is effective against enveloped viruses like HIV, Rota, Vaccinia, BVDV, Hepatitis B, Influenza viruses in less than 1 minute. The Influenza A virus was destroyed using relatively low PAA concentrations and within shortest contact times, not only in suspensions, but also on absorbent, porous, protein-contaminated surfaces such as furniture, vehicles, beds etc.  The decontamination agent BDS 2000 can be used for the decontamination of surfaces using for example the decontamination sprayers DS 10 with foam nozzle, the HD 5/11 Cage DJ which is a high-pressure decontamination module with automatic addition of decontamination agent or spray extraction modules like the SXM 30 C.